Case Studies - Page 3

Wet Basement Problems Solved
Ms. Severin lived in her home for many years and repeatedly had water in the basement. In addition to the water, she also noticed musty, damp odors and realized her walls...
New Construction Piering
The builder found large amounts of uncontrolled fill during construction of this new home. Micropiles are a solution for expansive soil and bedrock challenges. In 2016,...
Musty Smells Mitigated from Crawl Space in Pleasanton, KS
Kansas homeowners surprised to find a solution to the damp Crawl Space that they'd been seeking to fix for years. Dirt crawl spaces are known to have high humidity levels...
Fixing Failing Foundation in Olathe, KS So Family Member Can Safely Move In
When you see a large crack in your foundation wall, it could be a sign of wall failure and it's important to address it as soon as possible. Dorothy has been in her home...
Thrasher Commercial Supports Garmin HQ Building
The headquarters for Garmin International(opens in a new window) is located in Olathe, Kansas. The company specializes in GPS technology for automotive, aviation,...
Bowed Cinder Block Wall Repaired
This Leavenworth house was built above a crawl space with cinder block walls; one wall was beginning to collapse. Thrasher’s foundation repair crews are skilled at...
Bouncy and Uneven Floors Fixed in Winchester, Kansas
Lorraine and Ron H. had bouncy floors and significant drywall cracks.  They knew the problem had to be in the crawl space, but they hadn’t ever been down...
Residential Foundation Piering in Lawrence, KS | Case Study
Thrasher was chosen to fix a failed repair performed by others. These Lawrence homeowners requested that all foundation piering be done from inside the basement. Unfortunately...
Home Humidity Problems Solved With Crawl Space Encapsulation
The Andersons built their home on Storm Lake about 8 years ago. The contractor who built the home suggested a gravel based crawl space with a complete air exchanger installed...
Settling Foundation Stabilized for 1960s Council Bluffs Home
Mr. H Mr. H.'s house is a wood-framed, raised ranch built in the 1960s. The foundation was constructed from 8-inch concrete block. After purchasing the home, he noticed several...
Lady of Lourdes School Addition and Renovation
The original school building for Our Lady of Lourdes Central Catholic School was constructed in 1951. Plans for a new addition and renovation of the existing building included...
Restoration of Historic Building
The building, which was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974, was rejuvenated after being vacant for more than 40 years. Thrasher was hired to assist...
New Construction/ Retrofit Helical Piles at 1623 Farnam (Whiting-Turner)
A large corporation was expanding its footprint in Omaha, Nebraska. This expansion involved moving into an existing downtown building occupied by other businesses. Logistically,...
Void Fill on Q Street
The Elkhorn River in Western Douglas County did its share of damage, washing away chunks of Q Street and the sub-base that supported a 2-year-old bridge at 245th Street. Four...
Nebraska Highway Concrete Slab Lift and Level
The Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR) commissioned the repair of a 24-foot wide, 100-foot long section of Highway 6 near the intersection with Giles Road, in Omaha. This...
Total Case Studies: 82