Case Studies

Basement Waterproofing & Egress Window Installation, Winona MN
Jeff & Lucy H. just purchased a home in Winona, MN and had previous water seepage in the past.  They had plans to make the lower level livable with bedrooms and a...
Building a Defense Strategy: Clay Bowl Effect
Homes throughout Southern Minnesota fall victim of the “clay bowl effect” – water buildup around the home that is unable to escape due to the clay bowl that...
Basement Waterproofing in White Bear Lake, MN
The First Church of Christ Scientist located in White Bear Lake, MN had been having on-going water seepage coming into the lower level of the church each time we got a hard...
Watch the news story about this family on KSTP News. A local Army veteran and his wife purchased a home in Burnsville, MN for their growing family. Soon after moving into...
Egress Window Installation Adding Living Space In Montgomery, MN
Our customer in Montgomery, MN had a goal to add a bedroom in the basement of their home, once of course it was waterproofed.  Building Code for the state of MN requires...
Crawl Space Encapsulation System, Eagle Lake MN
Our customer in Eagle Lake, MN had dirt crawl space underneath his home.  Floors above were colder and noticed odors and insects throughout the living space of the home. Exposed...
Foundation Wall Repair in Madison Lake, MN
This basement in Madison Lake, MN of which many are lake home getaways had a bowed and cracked foundation.  The foundation walls had noticeable cracks and visible signs...
Basement Waterproofing & Foundation Wall Repair, Cleveland MN
Michael & Linda contacted Complete Basement Systems because their lake home that was completely finished has been getting water for the past few years with heavy rain...
Basement Waterproofing & Foundation Wall Repair in Blue Earth, MN
This basement in Blue Earth, MN has a block foundation behind the finished wall panels currently in place and over time the homeowners had noticed a bowed wall and some buckling...
Dry Basement & Clean Crawl Space Systems Installed In Belle Plaine, MN
Irma W. of Belle Plaine, MN was referred to Complete Basement Systems by a previous customer of ours to address her water problem in her unfinished basement.  She also...
Mankato Basement Overhaul
Standing in over an inch of water while watching water literally pour out of the walls, System Design Specialist had his work cut out for him with this Mankato home. Another...
Basement Water Seepage from garage door in Mankato, MN
Our customer Michele and Tim of Mankato, MN had a problem area in their basement that would get water with a heavy rain and each spring when the snow would melt.   The...
Fixing A Leaky Foundation Wall Crack In Saint Bonifacius, MN
Wes & Sara F. of St Bonifacius, MN moved into their home in 2013 and had no problems with water in the lower level until recently in the spring on 2018.  It appeared...
Drafty Crawl Space Transformation for homeowner in New Ulm, MN
Brian of New Ulm, MN and owner of the Lamplighter Restaurant in town, was prompted to call Complete Basement Systems after seeing our ad in his establishment.  He thought...
Waterproofing Morgan, MN Public Library
Previous customers of Complete Basement Systems, the Morgan Public Library experienced water intrusion in a different area in the lower level of the library.   During...
Total Case Studies: 16

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Victor Barke's Complete Basement Systems
54004 Loren Drive
Mankato, MN 56001
1-507-201-4160