IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System
Cracked and bowing walls in your basement pose a risk to your home’s structure and your family. Act fast with trusted basement repair solutions. The IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System is your answer for halting potential structural failure in its tracks.
BQ Basements & Concrete provides advanced basement repair solutions to maintain the structural integrity of your home. Follow this link to learn more about the IntelliBrace™ system and how it can benefit you, allowing you to make an informed decision for the safety of your home.
What Is the IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System?
The IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System is a patented innovation designed to stabilize failing basement walls.
IntelliBrace™ beams differ from standard I-beams in that they are anchored to the floor joists and the floor, providing maximum rigidity to the structure. These beams immediately secure the wall against further deterioration, and allow for incremental adjustments.
With the IntelliBrace™ System, gradual tightening over time can help guide bowed or tilted walls back toward a straighter, more vertical position.
7 Signs You Need IntelliBrace™
If you have noticed potential structural issues in your basement, the IntelliBrace™ system from BQ can help. Key indicators include:
- Bowing basement walls
- Sheering walls
- Basement wall cracks
- Floor and wall gaps
- Uneven floors
- Water damage or moisture
- Mold or mildew growth
Is the IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System Necessary?
If you have bowing basement walls, then yes, and it’s important to get your wall reinforced immediately. Delaying repairs will only make matters worse and result in higher costs down the line. We recommend implementing the IntelliBrace™ system at the first sign of trouble. This innovative basement repair solution is part of our comprehensive whole-home approach, ensuring that every aspect of your property is protected.
At BQ Basements & Concrete, we tailor our solutions to your basement’s specific needs. While the IntelliBrace™ system is often the best choice, we may recommend other products like wall anchors, channel anchors, or carbon fiber straps. These alternatives also provide excellent protection for your home.
Don’t hesitate to call our team for a thorough, free, and no-obligation inspection and estimate. We’ll ensure that your home is safeguarded according to its unique requirements.
What Are the Benefits of the IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System?
- Easy Installation: The IntelliBrace™ system is installed inside your basement, eliminating the need for exterior excavation. It occupies less space compared to traditional I-beams.
- Stronger Support: IntelliBrace™ beams offer better stability than traditional I-beams, ensuring your home’s basement walls are securely in place.
- Wall Straightening: In addition to providing support, the system allows homeowners to straighten their walls over time, restoring structural integrity.
- Exclusive Quality: Our unique product development ensures homeowners receive the best solution, superior to generic, big box store options.
Overall, the IntelliBrace™ system is a powerful and effective solution for addressing basement issues, ensuring long-term stability and safety, and addressing immediate structural concerns.
How BQ Installs the IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System
1. Free Inspection
We start with a free, no-obligation inspection of your home to determine the extent and nature of the damage to your basement. Our experts will verify the need for this solution, take precise measurements, and mark where the beams should be installed.
2. Cut the Beams to Size
With BQ, you get tailored basement solutions that meet your unique needs.
We inspect your basement before installing the system to determine the wall height. Then, we cut each beam to fit your specific dimensions. Our solutions are custom-built for your home, saving time and ensuring the job is done right the first time. You can trust our attention to detail and workmanship for peace of mind.
3. Install Floor Joist Components
To install an IntelliBrace™, the upper portion of each brace is secured to a floor joist positioned near the upper mudsill of the wall using a thick bolt. After installation, the bolt can be adjusted and tightened. IntelliBrace™ won’t damage your floor framework. Our team of experts examine your floor joists’ strength before recommending this repair method to ensure proper functioning. H3: Step 4: Position Each Beam
The IntelliBrace™ system requires each I-beam to be plumb or vertical. Our installation crew will adjust the position of each beam using a level in preparation for the next stage.
4. Anchor Beams to the Floor
The final installation step includes securing all beams to the concrete basement floor using a unique bolt-in-place bracket. The IntelliBrace™ System spans the entire height of the basement walls, unlike traditional wall repair techniques. As a result, it can be used to fix any wall issue.
5. Tighten the Beams to Potentially Straighten the Wall
The IntelliBrace™ system has a floor joist anchor with an adjustable bolt that differentiates it from other I-beam wall repairs. This large-diameter bolt can be tightened over time to slowly adjust the walls’ positions. You can schedule regular maintenance of our solutions to ensure the continued protection of your home.
Why IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System Is the Best Choice
The IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System can fix bowing basement walls using strong materials that won’t cause damage to your home or yard. We repair walls that buckle or tilt in the center or slide inward from the bottom. We offer annual maintenance services and flexible financing options, ensuring you maintain cost-effective coverage for the future.
Contact BQ Basements & Concrete for Basement Wall Repair Today!
Don’t postpone basement repair, which leads to more severe issues and increased costs in the future. At BQ, we prioritize your home’s safety and security. By entrusting BQ with your basement repairs, you can save thousands of dollars on future damages. We guarantee efficient service from the start.
Choose BQ Basements & Concrete to secure your family’s safety. Book a free inspection today and take the first step towards protecting the future of your home.
Bowing basement walls are typically caused by hydrostatic pressure from moisture-rich soil surrounding the foundation. This pressure can lead to the walls bending or cracking, resulting in further damage.
No. Professional installation by trained and experienced basement repair experts is required to install the IntelliBrace™ Wall Repair System. Attempting to DIY foundation repairs could lead to further damage or safety risks.
The IntelliBrace™ system is designed for installation on the basement interior with minimal exterior excavation, so it should not cause significant damage to your yard or landscaping. However, minor disturbances may occur during installation. Our team will work to minimize any impact to your property.
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