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  • By Elaine F.

    "Will and his crew did a great job - nothing but great things to say about them!"

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    By Elaine F.

    Will and his crew did a great job - nothing but great things to say about them!

  • By Terry & Jane S.
    Detroit Lakes, MN

    "Reference? Absolutely! Nice job on what was a real mess."

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    By Terry & Jane S.
    Detroit Lakes, MN

    Reference? Absolutely! Nice job on what was a real mess.

  • By Erik & Morgan L.
    Fargo, ND

    "We are impressed with the quality and overall EXCELLENT customer service, Thank you!"

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    By Erik & Morgan L.
    Fargo, ND

    We are impressed with the quality and overall EXCELLENT customer service, Thank you!

  • By Robin W.
    Grand Forks, ND

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    By Robin W.
    Grand Forks, ND

  • By Kenneth & Linda G.
    Valley City, ND

    "Josh Trulson (crew foreman) was very polite. Thank you, Ken"

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    By Kenneth & Linda G.
    Valley City, ND

    Josh Trulson (crew foreman) was very polite. Thank you, Ken

  • By Dean & Carla V.
    Northwood, ND

    "Got us scheduled quickly and got the job done quickly!  Good job!"

    Customer Review

    By Dean & Carla V.
    Northwood, ND

    Got us scheduled quickly and got the job done quickly!  Good job!

  • By Zachary D.
    Bismarck, ND

    "Keep up the excellent service started by Casey through the entirety of the project!"

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    By Zachary D.
    Bismarck, ND

    Keep up the excellent service started by Casey through the entirety of the project!

  • By Les M.
    Bismarck, ND

    "Your people were really good to work with and went out of their way to explain all they did to vastly improve my crawl space and..."

    Customer Review

    By Les M.
    Bismarck, ND

    Your people were really good to work with and went out of their way to explain all they did to vastly improve my crawl space and secure a sure foundation.

  • By Elaine F.
    Rugby, ND

    Customer Review

    By Elaine F.
    Rugby, ND

  • By Daryl & Peggy R.
    Newburg, ND

    Customer Review

    By Daryl & Peggy R.
    Newburg, ND

Casey Bratholt from Innovative Basement Systems

Title: System Design Specialist

Hometown: Dilworth, MN

Casey Bratholt from Innovative Basement Systems

Resides In: Moorhead, MN

Hobbies/Interests: Casey is an avid outdoorsman. He enjoys spending time with his family and two boys. Casey is a die-hard Vikings fan and also likes going to the gym. 

Experience: Casey has been in the business of helping people for 17 years and he loves it!  Finding a way to help people with their problems really attracted him to Innovative. However it wasn’t until he saw our passion for it as well that he knew it was a match. 

Outside of work, Casey has a wife and two sons that keep him busy. His sons are both very active in sports so Casey attends a ton of sporting events for them.  Hockey is their sport of choice, so as a hockey dad, he gets to do some traveling throughout the area.  His 2nd passion is the outdoors, on weekends from May until November you will find him either camping, fishing, or hunting - that is as long as there are no games for one of his sons!

Click here to learn more about Casey & Innovative!

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  • Crawlspace Encapsulation in Alexandria, MN
    Before
    Crawlspace Encapsulation in Alexandria, MN
    After

    Lakes area (Alexandria, MN) homeowner called TEAM Innovative looking to encapsulate his crawlspace as the musty odors had him at his wits' end.  He met with one of Innovative's specialists, Casey Bratholt, who inspected the crawlspace.  Casey made recommendations for encapsulation with the CleanSpace system - drainage matting and moisture barrier.  

    The homeowner was in agreement and the project was completed in no time.  Gone are the musty odors and gained is valuable storage space. 

  • Lake Home Crawlspace Encapsulation in Alexandria, MN
    Before
    Lake Home Crawlspace Encapsulation in Alexandria, MN
    After

    Looking to protect his investment, Bruce O. from Alexandria called on Innovative Basement Systems to encapsulate his crawlspace.  System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, met with Bruce and performed his inspection.  Casey made recommendations to encapsulate with the CleanSpace system - recommending added protection with a sump pump and dehumidifier in the future. Bruce was in agreement and the encapsulation project was on the books!

    If you have a dirt floor crawlspace, call 877-365-0097 for your inspection and estimate today. 

  • Wall Anchors Stabilize Foundation in Morris, MN
    Before
    Wall Anchors Stabilize Foundation in Morris, MN
    After

    Before closing on her home, Jennifer of Morris, MN made the call to Innovative Basement Systems. There were cracks and bowing walls along with some other issues she wanted to address. After meeting with our specialist, Casey Bratholt, it was determined that we would waterproof, replace her egress windows and then add lastly, install the Wall Anchors.

    Jennifer was extremely pleased with the work and was relieved to learn that TEAM Innovative could address, solve and warranty three of the items on her new homes to-do list.

    If you have a to-do list when it comes to home improvements - like waterproofing, crawlspaces, radon mitigation, foundation repair or egress, call 877-365-0097 today!

     

  • PowerBrace Install in Bemidji, MN
    Before
    PowerBrace Install in Bemidji, MN
    After

    While visiting our booth at the Jaycees Home, Sport & Travel Show in Bemidji, MN - retired postal worker, Richard B., signed up for a free estimate for his bowing basement wall.  System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, met with Richard and inspected the foundation walls.  Only one was found to be cracked and bowed - and Casey made recommendations for PowerBraces to halt the inward movement and slowly return to original position. 

    Richard was in agreement with the proposal and the project was schedule and completed with no issue.

    Another founation saved in Bemidji, MN!

  • Crawlspace Encapsulation in Perham, MN
    Before
    Crawlspace Encapsulation in Perham, MN
    After

    After visiting our booth at the Lake Home & Cabin Show in MPLS, Bill and Lorrae from Perham, MN jumped on the opportunity for a free estimate for encapsulating their cabin crawlspace.  They were very concerned about the moisture that was entering the cabin from the dirt floor of the crawlspace.

    System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, met with Bill and Lorrae and performed an inspection.   Casey made recommendation for encapsulation along with placement of a SaniDry deumidifier in their crawlspace.  After some consideration, they chose to move forward with encapsulation with CleanSpace drainage matting and CleanSpace moisture barrier. 

    I'm sure they are looking forward to summer time now to see how improved and comfortable their cabin will be!

     

     

  • SmartJacks Installed in Perham, MN
    Before
    SmartJacks Installed in Perham, MN
    After

    Lake home owners from California were looking for a solution as their home in Perham, MN was experiencing sagging floors.  System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, met with the owners and performed an inspection. Casey made recommendations for SmartJacks and went over the installation process and warranty details with them - they were thrilled to learn installation could be completed in one day!

    SmartJacks provide supplemental support and lift failing floor joists or beams, restoring them to their original position.

    Call for your SmartJack estimate today!

     

  • Crawlspace Encapsulation in Frazee, MN
    Before
    Crawlspace Encapsulation in Frazee, MN
    After

    After visiting our booth at the Fargo Fall Home Show, Mark & Stacy of Frazee, MN decided it was time to take care of their dirt floor crawlspace and signed up for a free estimate.

    They met with system design specialist, Casey Bratholt, who performed an inspection.  Casey made recommendation for encapsulation with CleanSpace drainage matting and CleanSpace moisture barrier.  This would ensure a dry & healthy environment as well as transforming their crawlspace into a useable storage area.  Mark & Stacy were excited to get the project completed and signed off shortly after Casey's visit.

    Another crawlspace transformation in Frazee, MN!

  • Crawlpace Encapsulation in Richwood, MN
    Before
    Crawlpace Encapsulation in Richwood, MN
    After

    After seeing our ad on KSTP channel 5, homeowner from Richwood, MN made the call to Innovative Basement Systems. We were able to solve several issues in his home - but here we'll show you the before and after pictures of his crawlspace.  Encapsulation with our CleanSpace system dramatically improved the indoor air quality of his home and helped to protect his largest investment.

     

  • SmartJacks Save Sagging Floor in Lake Park, MN
    Before
    SmartJacks Save Sagging Floor in Lake Park, MN
    After

    Homeowners from Lake Park, MN called on TEAM Innovative after noticing their main floor was sagging.  System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, visited the home performed an inspection.  The crawlspace below the main floor had three beams and all three were sagging, but one more so.  Casey recommended supplemental support and lift with SmartJacks;  four on the beam with the most sag and two SmartJacks on each of the other two beams.

    Good lift was achieved and the homeowners were pleased with the results!

     

  • Waterproofing in Wahpeton, ND
    Before
    Waterproofing in Wahpeton, ND
    After

    Wanting to get top dollar for the sale of their home, Terry & Bob from Wahpeton, ND made the call to Innovative Basement Systems.  System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, met with the homeowners and performed an inspection.  Casey made recommendations for an interior perimeter WaterGaurd drainage system, PowerBracing one wall and adding CleanSpace moisture barrier to the old block walls.

    The transformation was impressive and the basment was DRY and STABILLIZED!

     

     

  • Crawlspace Encapsulation in Barnesville, MN
    Before
    Crawlspace Encapsulation in Barnesville, MN
    After

    Looking to improve the energy efficiency and indoor air quality of his home, Kyle N. of Barnesville, MN made the call to Innovative Basement Systems.  Kyle met with system design specialist, Casey Bratholt, who performed an inspection of his crawlspace. Casey made recommendations to encapsulate with our patented CleanSpace system - sealing off the home from the earth.

    Kyle signed off on the contract and his project was completed in no time!  Feel for yourself the difference an encapsulated crawlspace can make if your home, click or call 877-365-0097 for your complimentary estimate today.

     

     

  • Basement Waterproofing in Kent, MN
    Before
    Basement Waterproofing in Kent, MN
    After

    Ben (Kent, MN) had recently moved into his new place in Kent, when he noticed water coming in the basement where the floors met the walls.  After searching on HomeAdvisor.com for a trusted waterproofing contractor, he was able to meet with Innovative specialist, Casey Bratholt, who inspected the basement and made recommendaions for waterproofing with two products: WaterGuard drainage system and a SuperSump sump pump.  Ben was in agreement with the waterproofing plan and was impressed with our products and warranties.  The job was completed in no time and Ben's basement has been dry ever since!

     

  • TripleSafe Sump Pump in Moorhead, MN
    Before
    TripleSafe Sump Pump in Moorhead, MN
    After

    Homeowners from Moorhead purchased their home and wanted a back up sump pump.  After learning about our TripleSafe, there was no question on installation.   

    If you find your sump pump is continuously running, call 877-365-0097 for your free estimate!

  • PowerBrace Install in Moorhead, MN
    Before
    PowerBrace Install in Moorhead, MN
    After

    Homeowners in Moorhead, MN were going to put their four-level-split home on the market.  Looking to get top dollar, they knew they had to address the bowing walls in the lowest level.  Innovative specialist, Casey Bratholt, met with the homeowners and inspected the foundation.  The PowerBrace foundation wall repair system was going to be the perfect solution.  Casey reviewed the product, installation and warranty information with them as well as the estimate.  They signed off on the contract and their home was on the market before they knew it!

     

  • Piering on Cossette Drive in Fargo, ND
    Before
    Piering on Cossette Drive in Fargo, ND
    After

    Interior helical piers were used to solve settlement problems of this Fargo, ND home by transferring a structure's weight to strong, competent supporting soils at greater depth. Piers can effectively stabilize a settling structure and can even provide jacking points to lift the structure upwards to its original, level position.

    Another foundation stabilized on Cossette Drive in Fargo, ND!

  • PowerBrace Foundation Wall Repair System Installed in Fargo, ND
    Before
    PowerBrace Foundation Wall Repair System Installed in Fargo, ND
    After

    After visiting our booth at the RRV Home Show, construction professor from MSUM contacted the TEAM at Innovative regarding her cracked and bowing basement walls.   System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, visited the homeowner in Fargo, ND and inspected the basement.

    All walls had some bowing; east was the worst with north and south following.  Casey made his recommendation for the PowerBrace foundation wall repair system, however the homeowner was considering moving - so she needed some time to think about the foundation repair.

    The homeowner decided not to move and also decided to do all her walls, one at a time.  We accomodate!  

  • RockWell Egress Install in Fargo, ND
    Before
    RockWell Egress Install in Fargo, ND
    After

    Morgan and Erik called TEAM Innovative after looking on line for a contractor to replace their egress windows.  After meeting with our specialist, Casey, they chose to move forward with the RockWell surrounds and Minnkota windows.  We've since completed one and the other to be done next season.  Both Morgan and Erik were thrilled with the improvement to their home and increased energy efficiency too!

     

     

  • RockWell Egress Install in Fargo, ND
    Before
    RockWell Egress Install in Fargo, ND
    After

    Building codes require that finished basement living areas and/or bedrooms have an emergency exit other than the stairway.  An egress window is large enough to allow safe exit out of the space - a large window well with a step in it must also be used outside the egress window.

    At Innovative Basement Systems, we are certified installers of RockWell egress window wells and high-quality, Minnkota windows. In addition to providing a safe exit, our egress windows allow more natural light into the basement, they also have an excellent energy rating.

    Call 877-365-0097 to schedule your free estimate on egress replacement today!

  • Egress Upgrade in Fargo, ND
    Before
    Egress Upgrade in Fargo, ND
    After

    Fargo newlyweds were looking to a downstairs room up to code by replacing the egress window. After receiving two bids, the homeowners signed off on our contract and sent in the deposit.  The new egress and surround not only provide a safe, emergency exit - they also have increased energy efficiency and allow for much improved naturally lighting. 

  • Egress Window & Surround in Fargo, ND
    Before
    Egress Window & Surround in Fargo, ND
    After

    Adding an egress window or replacing an egress window is one of the most visually dramatic home improvements we do.  The increased light alone - is what our customers most often comment - "We always think we left the lights on!" is often heard after installation.

    Increased energy efficiency and bringing your lower level to code for living and sleeping is a complete bonus and selling point, should you ever resell your home.

    Call on TEAM Innovative for an egress window estimate, you will not be disappointed!  701-365-0097 or click today.

  • Moisture Barrier and WaterGuard Install in Kindred, ND
    Before
    Moisture Barrier and WaterGuard Install in Kindred, ND
    After

    Homeowner in Kindred, ND called on the experts at TEAM Innovative to address his wet and bowing basement wall.  The humidity was very high and there was no interior drain tile.  Innovative specialist, Casey Bratholt, recommended tackling the bowing with the PowerBrace system and the adding protection with CleanSpace on the walls and WaterGuard perimeter drainage. Great first steps in transforming this basement into a dry and healthy space!

     

  • Bowing Foundation Wall in West Fargo, ND
    Before
    Bowing Foundation Wall in West Fargo, ND
    After

    If you're experiencing structural problems of any kind with your foundation walls, (like this West Fargo, ND homeowner) we're the contractors for you. Our wall anchor installations are designed to install quickly and with minimal disruption to your home and landscaping. Many repairs can be finished in one day. Wall anchor systems are installed by one of our in-house crews of foundation contractors. Upon completion, your foundation walls' inward movement will be immediately and permanently repaired.

    Call 877-365-0097 for your FREE foundation repair estimate today!

     

  • WallAnchors in Argusville, ND
    Before
    WallAnchors in Argusville, ND
    After

    Homeowner from Argusville, ND was in need of a contractor who could successfully halt the inward movement of her concrete foundation wall.  She met with Innovative's Casey Bratholt, who performed an inspection and shared with the homeowner how WallAnchors would be the perfect solution to her problem. Casey went over installation, warranty and all pertinent information and the contract was signed.

    Another foundation stabilized in Argusville, ND!

  • Basement Waterproofing in Gardner, ND
    Before
    Basement Waterproofing in Gardner, ND
    After

    After visiting our booth at the Fargo Fall Home Show, Kristin & Mike from Gardner, ND decided it was time to permanently correct their basement water problems; they signed up for their free estimate and met with system design specialist, Casey Bratholt.   Casey inspected their basement and noted water seepage from two walls with the corner appearing to be the lowest or most problematic spot.  Mike was a landscaper by trade and was very informed about the high water table.  Casey recommended installing a WaterGuard drainage system and adding a SuperSump sump pump.  

    Since project completion Kristin & Mike have had a DRY basement and they are very pleased with their decision.

  • Basement Waterproofing and PowerBrace Install in Crookston, MN
    Before
    Basement Waterproofing and PowerBrace Install in Crookston, MN
    After

    Homeowner from Crookton, MN researced Innovative Basement Systems online and reached out to us about waterproofing her basement.  She also has a crawlspace and is need of foundation and wall support.   System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, visited with the homeownwer and inspected the basement and foundation, making his recommendations after.

    PowerBrace wall repair, (PowerBrace employs a unique, patented approach to stabilizing and straightening bowed and buckled foundation walls over time.)  WaterGuard drainage system and a new TripleSafe sump pump were recommended and installed. 

    The homowner was very happy with the project and her damp basement and crawlspace concerns are a thing of the past!

  • Basement Waterproofing and PowerBrace Install in Crookston, MN
    Before
    Basement Waterproofing and PowerBrace Install in Crookston, MN
    After

    Homeowner from Crookston, MN, reached out to the TEAM at Innovative Basement Systems with concerns about her basement.  She said water was seeping in through the walls and that she also needed a new sump pump.  We sent system design specialist, Casey Bratholt, out to inspect the basement and visit further with the homeowner.  During that visit it was discovered that the foundation wall was in need of reinforcement, along with floor drainage and indeed, a new sump pump.  The homeowner was in total agreement, and the job was scheduled.

    PowerBrace foundation wall support, WaterGuard perimeter floor drainage and a TripleSafe sump pump were all installed without a hiccup!  The homeowner was very pleased with the job too.  

    Call Innovative today for your free estimate! 1-844-256-8038

  • Basement Waterproofing in Warren, MN
    Before
    Basement Waterproofing in Warren, MN
    After

    After visiting our booth at the Home Design & Garden Show in Grand Forks, Nate G. from Warren, MN signed up for a free estimate for basement waterproofing.  He had friends who were contractors that had been over to inspect the basement, but none were confident they could solve the water problems.  Nate and his wife were wanting a solution and wanted it taken care of permanently. 

    System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, met with Nate and inspected the basement.  Recommendations were made for a WaterGuard drainage system and placement of a SuperSump sump pump. Our crews of waterproofers are experienced, well-trained professionals that work in basements and crawl spaces every day. They've seen it all, and they know just what needs to be done to keep your basement dry all the time!

    Nate signed off on the contract and has had a DRY basement since installation!

     

  • Crawlspace Encapsulation in Mayville, ND
    Before
    Crawlspace Encapsulation in Mayville, ND
    After

    Rhonda H. of Mayville, ND was tired of her home smelling musty and moldy.  Rhonda was not originally not from the area and was not used to having a lower level in the home at all and she wanted the smell taken care of immediately! She had a crawlspace and partial basement and TEAM Innovative was able to encapsulate with the CleanSpace system and we also installed a self-draining SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier to keep humidity levels at bay.

    Rhonda was thrilled with the results! If you want to get rid of that musty smell for good - call TEAM Innovative today!

     

  • Basement Transformation in Mayville, ND
    Before
    Basement Transformation in Mayville, ND
    After

    "Hating the smell that comes from the basement" - homeowner from Mayville, ND made the call to Innovative Basement Systems.  By encapsulating her basement walls & floors with our CleanSpace system and installing a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier, we were able to dramatically improve her indoor air quality and eliminate the odors.

    If you have odor or high moisture levels in you home, click or call 877-365-0097 today for your complimentary in-home estimate.

     

  • Basement Waterproofing in Grand Forks, ND
    Before
    Basement Waterproofing in Grand Forks, ND
    After

    Homeowners from Grand Forks, ND, contacted the TEAM at Innovative regarding their wet basement.  System design specialist, Casey Bratholt, visted the home and inspected the basement and areas of concern.  It was determined that waterproofing was needed in the bedroom, storage room and closet.   Installation of a WaterGuard drainage system and a TripleSafe sump pump were recommended and homeowner was is in agreement.  The hoomeowner also asked if we could take down some studs and sheetrock - and we were in agreement with that!

    Since installation, there have bee no more water problems - which result in a happy homeowner!  

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