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Basement Repair Services & Products
Waterguard Interior System
Drytrak Drainage Channel
Trenchdrain Drain Grate
Iceguard Discharge Line
Flexispan Wall Crack Repair
Polyurethane Crack Sealing
Wellduct Window Drainage
Drain Tile Installation
Supersump Pump System
Triplesafe Pumping System
Ultrasump Battery Back Up
Sanidry Dehumidifier
Sump Pump Installation, Replacement & Repair

Crawl Space Repair Services & Products
Cleanspace Encapsulation Vapor Barriers And Liners
Turtle Access Hatch
Smartdrain Water Drainage
Silverglo Wall Insulation
Terrablock Floor Insulation
Smartsump Sump Pump
Wallcap Block Wall Sealer
Smartvent Flood Vents

Foundation Repair Services & Products
Foundation Pier Underpinning For Settlement, Foundation Leveling, Sinking Foundation Repair
Geo-lock Helical Anchors
Powerbrace Bowed Wall Repair
Carbonarmor Fiber Wall Repair
Smartjack Crawl Space Support
Stabl-Loc Wall Restoration


Company Awards
Best Of Small Business Top 100
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Small Business Person of the Year Award
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Reviews From Elma
Testimonials From Elma
Everyone I came in contact with in the different branches of your business were cordial and respected my wishes concerning my invalid mother, dog and cats.
Testimonial by Rebecca M. from Elma, NY
I heard about you from a former employee of yours for my interior basement drain tile work. I would recommend your company all day long!
Testimonial by Chris and Aimee B. from Elma, NY
Very happy with crew & work done, everything went smoothly & they all did a great job!
Testimonial by Mike N. from Elma, NY

Residential & Commercial Foundation Repair

Frank's Basement Systems provides residents in Elma with experienced and professional foundation repair services. Foundation repair is often seen as stressful and quite a hassle, but it doesn't have to be when you work with us. The most important factor of foundation repair is early detection because it gives us the best chance to find permanent and effective solutions before they become too severe. Our talented foundation repair professionals are experts at not only recognizing problems early but also effectively coming up with solutions.

At Frank's Basement Systems, we provide effective warrantied foundation repair solutions that are proven to last. We have the training, techniques, and top-quality products to permanently solve your foundation problems. Whether it be wall straightening, basement waterproofing, or crawl space repair, we have the solutions.

Our Foundation Repair Solutions Include:

  • Bowing Foundation Walls
  • Wall Cracks
  • Sagging Floors
  • Street Creep
  • Sinking Floors over Crawl Spaces
  • Buckling Walls
  • Settlement





We also offer the discreet yet effective CarbonArmor® and ArmorLock®, a dynamic duo of foundation repair products that secures foundation walls. The straps can be covered with a coat of paint and are held in place with reliable heavy-duty steel brackets.

To learn more about the products only available from us and our expertise in foundation repair, call or click today!

Basement Waterproofing in Elma

Frank's Basement Systems has devoted itself to providing reliable basement waterproofing solutions that people can count on for years to come. Our patented product takes concepts from several conventional waterproofing methods and combines them into one efficient system. Our system includes a perimeter drain that funnels unwanted water towards our industry-leading sump pump to get the water out of your home and back to where it belongs. If you are tired of getting water in your basement and would like to know more about our patented systems and products call or click today.

We also specialize in yard drainage which is a different issue altogether but a problem we can solve for you nonetheless!

If your Elma home suffers from water coming during heavy rain or water seepage we make sure that your basement stays completely dry all year long. We are the largest network of basement waterproofing contractors across the country and your trusted solution.

Our Basement Waterproofing Solutions Include:

  • Basement Dehumidifiers
  • Drain Tile Installation
  • Basement Insulation
  • Wall Crack Repair & Sealing
  • Drainage Systems
  • Discharge Lines
  • Sump Pump Installation, Replacement, and Repair





Crawl Space Repair & Encapsulation

If your crawl space is not insulated, fills with water when it rains, or has structural problems, we can help. The crawl space is a vital part of your home, but it is often neglected. For your crawl space to optimally perform it should be encapsulated so there is a barrier between the interior space and the ground below. The exposed wood beams should be free of any signs of rot or mold and the floor joists should be level with no signs of sagging.

Ideally, the crawl space should also be insulated, this will help with air quality and overall home efficiency. The crawl space shouldn’t have any signs of moisture as even the slightest amount of water can lead to mold growth, rot, and mildew. To ensure the long-term health of your home and to get rid of existing crawl space issues call or click today!

Job Stories From Elma, NY
Wall Crack Repair in Elma, NY

Jim had cracks in his poured concrete basement walls that were leaking water. The water was damaging the insulation on the walls. Jim knew he needed it fixed fast so he called Frank's Basement Systems. 

Mike visited Jim's home and inspected the crack. Since the two ways the crack could be repaired would be a Xypex injection or FlexiSpan repair system.

Since the crack was not actively leaking on installation day, Jamie was able to use the FlexiSpan system to repair the crack. The FlexiSpan system consists of a thin strip of foam covered by a waterproof sealant and a small drainage cove at the base of the wall.

The crack is now permanently sealed and will no longer leak. 

Egress Window in Elma, NY

Andrew had already finished a living space and wanted to bring everything up to code, which meant he had to have an egress window installed. After talking to a few friends about their recommendations, he decided to call Frank's Basement Systems for a free, no obligation estimate.

Frank Nati visited Andrew's home and confirmed an egress window would be installed with minimal disruption to the already finished space. 

While it can be scary having someone cut a hole in your foundation to put a window in, Eric and his crew are always very careful to not damage anything. After a few days of work, Andrew had a crank out window with Rockwell window well and cover. In the event of an emergency, the window can be opened quickly, and the combination of the steps on the window well and lightweight cover make an escape easy for everyone, including children. 

In addition to being safer, Andrew's basement living space is now up to building code and can be included in the square footage of the house.

Repair a Leaking Wall Crack in Elma, NY

Don had insulation on his basement walls in the hopes of warming up his basement. Unfortunately, his basement wall cracked and let water in. Now that his insulation was ruined, he decided it was time to look into having the crack repaired. Don called Frank's Basement Systems for a free, no obligation estimate.

Joe Johnson visited Don's home to inspect the crack. He recommended our patented FlexiSpan crack repair system as a permanent solution to the problem.

The 3 components of the FlexiSpan system ensure water never makes it through the wall again. A urethane sealant applied directly to the crack, a foam strip to absorb any water coming through, and another urethane sealant over the foam strip makes it impossible for even water vapor to get through.

With his wall crack triple-sealed, Don can rehang his insultation with the confidence in knowing it will stay clean and dry.

Call Frank's Basement Systems today to schedule your free, no obligation estimate!

Work Requests From Elma, NY
Project Location: Elma, NY
Leaking basement of an 1800's home.
Project Location: Elma, NY
When it rains hard we get water on basement floor from 2 areas of the basement, it's been this way for years - want to get an estimate on fixing this problem. Best time to call me is after 3:00 PM M-F Thank you
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Crack in basement wall behind wash tub has started to leak
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Section of basement block wall is bowed. Heard about using the Power Braces to straighten the wall.
Project Location: Elma, NY
Cracks / bowing from ice heaving in block foundation wall
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Cracks in basement block wall.
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Crack in basement wall.
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At my mothers house, she has a block foundation that has several small leaking areas, and one wall seems to be slightly bowing inward. I would like to have you look at it some time when I can meet you there.
Project Location: Elma, NY
Need a crack that is leaking in the basement wall repaired.
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Pier and beam house with rott damage to two main beams. Also partial sliping off a few piers on the same beam. Need house jacked and replacment of beam.
Project Location: Elma, NY
Windows and heating / insulation in the attic/furnace check
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We normally have a dry basement without any problems. Today I woke with an inch of water throughout the basement. I found where it coming through an exterior wall.
Project Location: Elma, NY
The corners of my garage are crumbling...
Project Location: Elma, NY
First time the walls are slightly leaking water into the basement. The water table must be very high to cause this problem.
Project Location: Elma, NY
Due to improperly pitched cement patio pad water has eroded the sill plate on the foundation over a family room addition (no basement...only a crawl space) Would like an assessment of damage, suggestions for abatement/repair and estimate of cost
Project Location: Elma, NY
I would like to get an estimate on getting my drain tile replaced as well as well as a crawl space encapsulation

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