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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 of the article.

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JES Foundation Repair service area map of the Mid-Atlantic region.

Our Locations


8361 Town Center Ct
Nottingham, MD 21236


311 Central Rd.
Suite 2-02
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Hampton Roads & NE NC

2569 Quality Ct
Virginia Beach, VA 23454

Northern VA & DC

7940 Gainsford Ct.
Bristow, VA 20136


309 Quarles Rd
Ashland, VA 23005

Southwest Virginia / Roanoke

2033 Cook Dr.
Salem, VA 24153

Western Virginia

456 Old Courthouse Rd
Appomattox, VA 24522


45 W Boscawen St,
Winchester, VA 22601