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Foundation View March 2016

Foundation Repair For a Local Veteran

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A soon-to-be-retired veteran had run out of options for salvaging his sinking house. His hopes of enjoying some much-deserved downtime after 31 years in the Navy were dissipated when the City found his house to be structurally unsafe. The Building Inspection Report recommended “demolition of the home,” further adding to his woes. Forced to move out, he could not afford the extensive structural work necessary to improve the property’s condition. He decided to share his seemingly insurmountable situation on a local news program. His story caught the attention of JES owners, Jesse and Stella Waltz, who were watching the special news report that evening. The Waltzes quickly sprang into action to help save his sinking home and assembled a team of partners that included engineers, an international manufacturer, the original homebuilders, and the City. The coalition donated labor and materials and worked together to perform the structural and cosmetic repairs needed…read more.

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CENTRAL VIRGINIA

2410 Southland Dr
Chester, VA 23831

HAMPTON ROADS & NE NC

2569 Quality Ct
Virginia Beach, VA 23454

BALTIMORE

1250 Reames Rd
Middle River, MD 21220

NORTHERN VA & DC

8122 Bethlehem Rd
Manassas, VA 20109

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA/ROANOKE

2033 Cook Dr.
Salem, VA 24153

WESTERN VIRGINIA

456 Old Courthouse Rd
Appomattox, VA 24522