Foundation Works of Ottawa / Orleans provides cost effective foundation repairs and foundation waterproofing solutions to residential home foundations and commercial buildings at very competitive pricing.

We are a reputable foundation contractor and stand out amongst the very best and known for our expert foundation advice, repairs, solutions, cleanliness, on schedule and on budget.

We only hire the most perfectionist, meticulous, courteous and respectful individuals.  These qualities in our staff reflect strongly on our Foundation Works job sites and the quality of foundation repairs and waterproofing performed.  Our men are proud of the work they do and it shows.  Our goal is to work closely with our clients in order to achieve 100% customer satisfaction and project a clear understanding of what needs to be done and why.  Every step of the foundation repairs or foundation waterproofing is explained clearly, documented and photographed for record keeping and shared with our customers.

Our Services:

All these services are available in Ottawa, Kanata, Orleans, Stittsville, Blackburn Hamlet, Gloucester, Riverside South, Vanier, New Edinburgh, manotick, greely, Rockland, Clarence-Rockland, embrun, Limoges, Carlsbad springs, barrhaven, nepean The Glebe, downtown Ottawa, Overbrook, Ottawa east, Ottawa south, Cumberland, Prescott Russell, Russell, Edwards, navan,

Foundation Waterproofing & Repair

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Ottawa Parging Experts

foundation-parging-concrete-repair-26271_185x176Parging is a type of mortar surface that is applied to foundation of your home to give a more appealing appearance to both older and new Ottawa foundations. There is no structural benefit to Ottawa parging, it is purely a cosmetic application but when it comes to curb appeal it is undeniable you shouldn’t skimp out. The real benefit of covering up those old blocks is to seal the foundation and provide a great appearance. The foundation Works process is to chip, clean, and remove any old parging. This is followed by…
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Sump Pumps & Battery Backups

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Egress Windows & Window Wells

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Demolition & Removal

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Weeping Tile & Drainage

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