Spouses Jesse and Stella Waltz started JES Foundation Repair out of their home in 1993. Over 20 years later, JES was the first company to partner with Groundworks to build the nation’s leading and fastest-growing foundation and water management solutions company. JES is the recipient of multiple awards in their local communities and was honored with the Angi Super Service Award in 2021. JES is an A+ BBB accredited business with over 400 fully trained experts to assist the homeowner with any foundation repair, crawl space, or concrete needs.
Awards & Affiliations
Services We Provide
JES Foundation Repair (JES), A Groundworks Company, specializes in helping homeowners with their foundation repair, basement waterproofing, crawl space encapsulation, and concrete needs. Our top priority is providing high-quality home repair solutions and personalized service across Virginia and Maryland. With fully trained technicians, industry-leading products, and nationally backed warranties, JES is here to restore your foundation or crawlspace.
Cracked bricks, sticking doors and windows, and cracks around door frames are signs of foundation problems.
A leaking basement is stressful, to say the least. The waterproofing system from JES creates a clean, healthy basement.
JES Service Areas
Washington DC & Northern Virginia
Cracks and water intrusion impact your home’s safety, health, and appearance. Repair and protect your home with trusted solutions only available from JES Foundation Repair.
We understand that keeping your home protected is of the utmost importance, and Charlottesville’s rainy and humid environment can make that challenging. That’s why JES has world-class solutions and knowledge to keep your foundation permanently protected.
Hampton Roads, VA
The Hampton Roads region is home to several cities in Virginia, including Norfolk, Chesapeake, and Virginia Beach. All these cities share similar weather and soil conditions, with sandy soils and an above-average amount of rain – a combination that causes damage to your foundation.
Northeast North Carolina
Northeast North Carolina’s heavy rain and unstable soils can lead to water, excess humidity, cracks, and unevenness around your property. JES has the best solutions to combat these problems and permanently repair and protect your home.
Muggy summers, above-average annual rainfall, and clay soils make Lynchburg a challenging place for your home's foundation. These environmental conditions quickly lead to crawl space, basement, or concrete damage on your property, and JES has world-class solutions to fix the problem
Situated in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Virginia, Roanoke has wet summers with weekly rain. When winter rolls around, the area gets plenty of snowfall too. All this moisture damages your foundation over time, but JES has world-class tools and experience to repair and prevent issues.
Danville’s native soil has a sublayer of clay that expands during frequent summer rains. This combination causes serious problems for your crawl space, concrete, or basement foundation. JES has world-class solutions to protect your property in any situation.
The sandy soil and wet climate of Richmond will wreak havoc on your home's concrete, foundation, basement, and crawl space. JES is here to help tackle the problems causing your foundation to falter!
Your home in Baltimore is plagued with foundation problems thanks to environmental problems like climate and soil type. JES Foundation Repair has the knowledge and high-quality products to repair them permanently.
Ratings & Reviews
The team seemed to know what they were doing and worked well together.View review Read Rebecca Bane's review for JES Foundation Repair
JES employee Andrew kept me informed on his arrival time. He was very courteous and professional. He finished the job without taking any break. All the areas he worked on were cleaned up and he was very careful when working inside our home full of…View review Read Robert Manlutac's review for JES Foundation Repair
Our cellar never looked better!View review Read Karl Huemmrich's review for JES Foundation Repair
Jason came to our home was on time , very informative and explained to us clearly and concisely what we needed to do. He was not an alarmist and was very reassuringView review Read Arabella Brockett's review for JES Foundation Repair
My field inspector Rick Smith drove 2 1/2 hours and then spent 3 hours with me fully inspecting my foundation and explaining every detail of the process and educating me along the way. I felt like he really cared and wasn’t just trying to sell me…View review Read Aimee Forshee's review for JES Foundation Repair
Michael, Dean and Lloyd were very professional. On time and kept me informed throughout the process.View review Read Ed Mazzanti's review for JES Foundation Repair
The guys were professional and on time. They explained what they were going to do and ask if I had any questions. Thanks for all!View review Read An-tonio's review for JES Foundation Repair
We had a drain system installed by JES last week. The installation went well. Our foreman and crew were great and if they ran into any issues they let us know and gave us a solution. We haven’t had a chance to test the system yet, but I will…View review Read Katie Smith's review for JES Foundation Repair
Chris Yi was very professional and knowledgeable. He was on time, thorough and explained everything in great detail. Highly recommend!View review Read Amber Bray's review for JES Foundation Repair
Townsend wad very knowledgableView review Read Louise Leone's review for JES Foundation Repair
JES is just fantastic! I experienced water coming through my basement walls after two bad rainstorms last September; JES sales representative Adam Crall came later that month to generate a thorough estimate for waterproofing. JES was able to…View review Read Rev. Kate Bryant's review for JES Foundation Repair
Extremely professional company. Followed through on every detail—told us when they would be here, what they were doing, and arrived on time. Andrew who did the work was courteous and walked us through what he would be doing. There were no…View review Read Mike Spencer's review for JES Foundation Repair
Michael kuffour and Joseph Wagner were. Dry timely and professional. Explained what they were doing. Great representatives of JESView review Read Stephen Witman's review for JES Foundation Repair
Jaime Castillo, Antonio Canales and Jose Rafael Garcia did a great job in replacing my insulation and vapor barrier in my crawlspace. Thank you!!!View review Read Calvin Stuart's review for JES Foundation Repair
Rudy, Jose, and Luis were amazing!View review Read Stasha Schrader's review for JES Foundation Repair
I had my slab lifted with push piers then filled with poly and this company came in a tad bit more expensive than some other companies however the quality and warranty made them worth the extra cost, which in my opinion is marginal, and their team…View review Read Vic Barone Productions's review for JES Foundation Repair
JES did an amazing job on our concrete driveway going into our garage. The driveway had settled in was several inches below the garage, making it very difficult to get into the garage. JES gave us a reasonable estimate and sent Austin to do the…View review Read Raymond Taylor Ii's review for JES Foundation Repair
Andrew F. and Steven S. were awesome and did great work. The work was quick and good quality. Would totally use JES again.View review Read Matthew Combest's review for JES Foundation Repair
First and foremost, I NEVER write reviews; however, I found it necessary in this case because the two young men who came to perform the work were true professionals. Foreman Michael Kuffour and Co-foreman Alan Brown arrived on time! They…View review Read Barbara Bostic's review for JES Foundation Repair
This is my second equipment install with JES. Thanks to the team, Charles Hartz, Adam Howell, and Matthew Remington along with Anthony Powell from the first visit. They were courteous and professional. They graciously received my input and made…View review Read Janet Brinkley's review for JES Foundation Repair
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