The JES Story
JES was founded in 1993 by husband and wife team, Jesse Waltz, P.E. and Stella Waltz. JES provides engineered solutions for foundation repair, underpinning, basement waterproofing and crawl space moisture control.
Since its founding, JES has grown from a one-man operation into a professional team of over 140 foundation, "Since 1993, JES has provided over 20,000 engineered solutions for residential and commercial properties."crawl space and basement repair experts. Every installer and inspector has been extensively trained by our team of Professional Engineers, in addition to manufacturer training and certification. Since 1993, JES has provided over 20,000 engineered solutions for residential and commercial properties.
At JES, we believe you deserve the best solution for your home's problem. In order to provide the best service, solution and product, we have professional engineers on staff. In fact, JES is owned and operated by Professional Engineers. Jesse Waltz, P.E. is the owner and President, Scott Davis, P.E. is the Vice President, and David E. Stinnette, P.E. is the Director of Engineering.
JES uses only the best products, and we're Virginia's largest authorized dealer for Foundation Supportworks™ products, Basement Systems® products, and CleanSpace® crawl space encapsulation products.
We operate out of three offices located in Manassas, Chester, and Virginia Beach, Virginia, and provide services throughout Virginia, Maryland, Washington, DC and Northeastern North Carolina. However we're a part of a national foundation and crawl space repair, and basement waterproofing network, so we can help you find the best contractor in your area.
In 2009 Jesse launched a software development company called KBH Business Management Systems and introduced the company's first product, BizWiz®. BizWiz® is an online management operating system designed for the construction and related service industries.
The JES Difference
2012, 2011, & 2010 - #1 Dealer Worldwide for Total Sales of the SmartJackTM Floor Leveling System
Awarded by Foundation Supportworks™, Inc. SmartJacks™ level and stabilize floors and beams in commercial and residential structures.) Jesse Waltz was lead engineer for the team that developed the SmartJack,™ and the SmartJack™ System.
2012 -#1 Dealer Worldwide for Total Installation of CleanSpace® crawl space encapsulation system
Based on square footage of the CleanSpace® Crawl Space Encapsulation System installed. Awarded by Basement Systems®. (CleanSpace® completely isolates the home from the earth, reducing the humidity level to eliminate mold growth and rot from the crawl space.)
2012 & 2010 - CleanSpace® Leadership Award
For Jesse Waltz's outstanding installation achievements and contributions to the growth and development of the international network of CleanSpace® Contractors.
2012, 2011 & 2010 - #2 Dealer Worldwide for Total Sales of Foundation Support Systems
Awarded by Foundation Supportworks™, Inc.
2012 - #2 Dealer Worldwide for CarbonArmorTM Carbon Fiber Systems
Awarded by Foundation Supportworks™, Inc.
2012 & 2010 - Roaring 20 Award
Awarded by Cherry, Bekaert & Holland LLP and Inside Business Magazine.
2012 - Fantastic 50 Award
Awarded by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, the Fantastic 50 award recognizes the fifty fastest growing companies in Virginia.
2011 - # 1 World-Wide Dealer for Foundation Piering
Awarded by Foundation Supportworks™, Inc. (Foundation piering systems stabilize settlement of residential and commercial structures.).
2011 - # 2 World-Wide Dealer for CleanSpace®
Based on square footage of the CleanSpace® Crawl Space Encapsulation System installed. Awarded by Basement Systems®.
2011 & 2009 - Best Places to Work in Hampton Roads
Awarded by Inside Business Magazine.
2010 - Entrepreneurial Excellence Award
Awarded to Jesse Waltz by Inside Business Magazine.
2010 - # 1 World-Wide Dealer for installation of the most square footage of the CleanSpace® Crawl Space Encapsulation System
Awarded by Basement Systems®. (CleanSpace® completely isolates the home from the earth, reducing the humidity level to eliminate mold growth and rot from the crawl space.)
2010 - # 5 World-Wide Dealer for Total Sales
Of basement waterproofing products, awarded by Basement Systems®.
2010 - Million Square Foot Award
For installing 1 million square feet of CleanSpace® crawlspace encapsulation liner, used to promote moisture control in crawlspaces.
2008 - Small Business of the Year
For the City of Chesapeake, VA awarded by Inside Business Magazine and the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce.