David Allen

Baker's Waterproofing

Title: Foreman

Hometown: Bentleyville

David Allen from Baker's Waterproofing

Dave is a Certified Waterproofing Professional and Certified Foundation Repair Specialist. Dave is responsible for overseeing each job using company-approved methods. He reviews job specifications to prepare the appropriate tools and materials, leads his crew with efficient and quality processes, regularly communicates with the customer, and moves the job toward completion in a timely manner.

At Baker's, we value our customers and know that we have great solutions for your home. Dave takes pride in working for a company that people trust, and enjoys giving homeowners peace of mind with our permanent solutions.

In his free time, Dave enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 children.

Customer Reviews
About Me
  • By Jack H.
    Vanderbilt, PA

    "Excellent all around."

    Customer Review

    By Jack H.
    Vanderbilt, PA

    Excellent all around.

  • By Dave And Shawn S.
    Morgantown, WV

    "The crews were always timely, respectful and hard working"

    Customer Review

    By Dave And Shawn S.
    Morgantown, WV

    The crews were always timely, respectful and hard working

  • By Linda
    Monessen, PA

    "They had a process, followed the plan. Hard hard workers, did not complain even with the heat and heavy load! Made sure driveway..."

    Customer Review

    By Linda
    Monessen, PA

    They had a process, followed the plan. Hard hard workers, did not complain even with the heat and heavy load! Made sure driveway was cleaned up as well! Made sure the yard looked great as can be after dug carefully.

  • By Donald U.
    Pittsburgh, PA

    Customer Review

    By Donald U.
    Pittsburgh, PA

  • By Donald U.
    Pittsburgh, PA

    "First time I've had a dry basement in my 33 years at this location. Bravo!!"

    Customer Review

    By Donald U.
    Pittsburgh, PA

    First time I've had a dry basement in my 33 years at this location. Bravo!!

  • By C. Y.
    PITTSBURGH, PA

    "Dave Allen and his crew were wonderful. They did an excellent job, were very professional and conscientious. Dave answered any..."

    Customer Review

    By C. Y.
    PITTSBURGH, PA

    Dave Allen and his crew were wonderful. They did an excellent job, were very professional and conscientious. Dave answered any and all of my questions completely.

  • By John
    Pgh, PA

    "Dave and Nick worked hard and accomplished the job very well."

    Customer Review

    By John
    Pgh, PA

    Dave and Nick worked hard and accomplished the job very well.

  • By Sarah And Paul
    Pittsburgh, PA

    "The crew was awesome. On time, worked diligently and left my basement and yard in great shape. Also explained to me what they..."

    Customer Review

    By Sarah And Paul
    Pittsburgh, PA

    The crew was awesome. On time, worked diligently and left my basement and yard in great shape. Also explained to me what they did. And, what we need to do. Our crew foreman was Dave Allen. We recommend him and his crew for the WOW service award!

  • By Paavo S.
    Pittsburgh, PA

    Customer Review

    By Paavo S.
    Pittsburgh, PA

  • By Don N.
    Pittsburgh, PA

    "We are very pleased with the work accomplished by Foreman, Dave Allen and his crew. They did a very neat job under difficult..."

    Customer Review

    By Don N.
    Pittsburgh, PA

    We are very pleased with the work accomplished by Foreman, Dave Allen and his crew. They did a very neat job under difficult circumstances. Our yard had limestone deposits along with heavy clay that made drilling and anchor placement challenging. Dave was persistent and the finished product shows the concern he took to do a good job. Thank you.

Testimonials
from customers I've helped!
  • "Dave Harp was just great in explaining things to us and if at anytime we had to call him with a question he..." Read Full Testimonial

    Leah D. of Mc Clellandtown, PA

    Customer Testimonial

              Dave Harp was just great in explaining things to us and how things would be and what we had to do to get ready and if at anytime we had to call him with a question he was always there for us, and always returned our calls and was so helpful in every way. Thank you Dave for all you did for us. David Allen and his crew were just great they were very polite and friendly and easy to get along with and told us what they were doing and we really enjoyed the way they handled every question and we want to thank them for everything they did to make our basement more delightful. Thanks guys.
    Leah D.
    Mc Clellandtown, PA
  • "The crew was very neat and everything was picked up. They were very knowledgeable and very easy to talk to." Read Full Testimonial

    Jim M. of Upper Saint Clair, PA

    Customer Testimonial

              Dave Allen did a nice job at my house. The crew was very neat and everything was picked up. They explained things if I had any questions. If I asked, "How do I know if this is working?" he explained it to me. They were very knowledgeable and very easy to talk to.
    Jim M.
    Upper Saint Clair, PA
  • "A terrific job. Dave and his crew was outstanding. Me and my wife wanted to give them a couple extra bucks!" Read Full Testimonial

    Paul T. of Pittsburgh, PA

    Customer Testimonial

              A terrific job. They were outstanding. We had some difficulties with repairs done by Mid-Atlantic. I wasn't sure if you would want to do the job, because of that. Dave and his crew was outstanding. Me and my wife wanted to give them a couple extra bucks!
    Paul T.
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • "Dave Allen and his helper were fine gentlemen and they deserve to be recognized." Read Full Testimonial

    Margaret L. of Millvale, PA

    Customer Testimonial

              Baker's Waterproofing sent two men to the fix the problem in my home. Dave Allen and his helper were fine gentlemen and they deserve to be recognized. They were very nice and answered all of my questions. The women in the office that helped me schedule the appointment were also all very nice. Thank you again!
    Margaret L.
    Millvale, PA

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Before and after photos from jobs I've worked on:
  • Wall Repair in Stahlstown, PA
    Before
    Wall Repair in Stahlstown, PA
    After

    Wall Repair in Stahlstown, PA

    A house in Stahlstown, PA was experiencing severely bowed and cracked garage walls.

    Our Geo-Lock wall anchor system and Geo-Lock channel anchor system immediately and permanently stabilized the structure.

  • Cracked, Bowing Wall Repair in Morgantown, WV
    Before
    Cracked, Bowing Wall Repair in Morgantown, WV
    After

    Cracked, Bowing Wall Repair in Morgantown, WV

    A 70 foot horizontal crack developed along a foundation wall due to extreme outside pressure. The homeowner also noticed the walls were bowing inwards. They didn't hesitate to find a professional that could permanently stabilize the structure. Our Geo-Lock wall anchor system was the perfect solution for this house in Morgantown, WV!

  • Shearing and Bowed Wall Repair in Morgantown, WV
    Before
    Shearing and Bowed Wall Repair in Morgantown, WV
    After

    Shearing and Bowed Wall Repair in Morgantown, WV

    This foundation wall was pushing in at the bottom and developed various cracks.

    We recommended and installed our Geo-Lock channel anchor system to address shearing at the bottom of the wall and permanently stabilize the foundation.

  • Wall Anchors Installed in Belle Vernon, PA
    Before
    Wall Anchors Installed in Belle Vernon, PA
    After

    Wall Anchors Installed in Belle Vernon, PA

    A home's foundation in Belle Vernon, PA was experiencing extreme pressure from the outside. Over time, this caused the basement walls to bow.

    Our certified foundation repair expert completed an inspection of the inside and outside of this unstable foundation in order to design a solution that could permanently stabilize the walls.

    Our experienced crew installed 10 Geo-Lock wall anchors to address the inward movement. We successfully fixed this structural issue and brought the wall almost completely back to its original position!

    Now, the homeowner doesn't have to worry about this common foundation problem.

  • Window Well Replacement in Monongahela, PA
    Before
    Window Well Replacement in Monongahela, PA
    After

    Window Well Replacement in Monongahela, PA

    While our crew was repairing the cracked foundation (photo gallery + case study links below), they also replaced these old, rusted, debris-covered window wells with our SunHouse window wells.

    Our window wells have clear covers and brightly colored bottom and sides to maximize the sunlight directed into this basement for a brighter, more attractive space. Meanwhile, the plastic cover keeps out dirt and debris!

  • Window Well Installation in Monongahela, PA
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    Window Well Installation in Monongahela, PA
    After

    Window Well Installation in Monongahela, PA

    A homeowner in Monongahela had window wells around her home that were failing to do their job properly. 

    Our crew replaced those window wells with our bright SunHouse window wells. This will protect the homeowner's windows from wind, rain, and snow; helping to prevent leaks into her home. Additionally, the homeowner's new SunHouse window wells are made with durable plastic, so it won't rust over time!

  • Retaining Wall Repair in Bentleyville, PA
    Before
    Retaining Wall Repair in Bentleyville, PA
    After

    Retaining Wall Repair in Bentleyville, PA

    We permanently stabilized the retaining wall that supports property with 2 Bentleyville, PA businesses, a Chinese restaurant and pharmacy.

    The wall had bowed inwards about 1 inch at the most. Our Geo-Lock wall anchor system is a permanent solution that immediately restored the wall's structural integrity.

  • Wall and Wet Basement Repair in Leechburg, PA
    Before
    Wall and Wet Basement Repair in Leechburg, PA
    After

    Wall and Wet Basement Repair in Leechburg, PA

    Leechburg, PA homeowner wanted to repair his bowing, wet foundation walls before it continued to get any worse than it already was.

    Our team of experts installed our Geo-Lock wall anchor system and complete waterproofing system to fix this imperfect foundation. The homeowner can rest assured that our state-of-the-art solutions returned the foundation's structural integrity and dried up the basement!

  • Underground Downspout Extension in Leechburg, PA
    Before
    Underground Downspout Extension in Leechburg, PA
    After

    Underground Downspout Extension in Leechburg, PA

    Leechburg, PA home is now successfully discharging water away from the basement and the roof, while adding appeal to the landscaping.

    Our LawnScape outlet is an underground extension to our sump pump's discharge line AND the existing gutter downspout.

  • Damp Foundation Wall Repair in Bethel Park, PA
    Before
    Damp Foundation Wall Repair in Bethel Park, PA
    After

    Damp Foundation Wall Repair in Bethel Park, PA

    A homeowner recently moved into a house in Bethel Park. She plans to quickly flip the house, so she had to address the water leaking through the foundation walls.

    Our crew was still in the process of installing our unique drainage system, which is now barely visible. Here, they attached our CleanSpace vapor barrier on the wall, a bright, durable system that can be installed in less than 1 day. Now, the wall is ready for finishing!

     

  • Underground Discharge Extension Installed in Bethel Park, PA
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    Underground Discharge Extension Installed in Bethel Park, PA
    After

    Underground Discharge Extension Installed in Bethel Park, PA

    Our crew installed a sump pump system at this Bethel Park house. They ran the system's discharge line through the foundation and buried 28 feet of it outside.

    This green LawnScape outlet at the end of that line lets water daylight far away from the house!

  • Basement Transformation in Pittsburgh, PA
    Before
    Basement Transformation in Pittsburgh, PA
    After

    Basement Transformation in Pittsburgh, PA

    A Pittsburgh, PA homeowner was experiencing serious foundation problems, so we installed our proven waterproofing and foundation repair solutions.

    Our Foreman, Dave Allen, and his crew permanently stabilized the bowing, cracking foundation walls with our wall anchor systems. This included our Geo-Lock wall anchor system and Geo-Lock channel anchor system, which both provide the opportunity for the walls to be straightened over time.

    As you can see, the walls experienced serious water damage. This damp basement became an ideal environment for mold, so it was imperative that we addressed this concerning health issue as well. At a later date, another crew (led by Jon Mitchell) installed our WaterGuard below-floor drain, TripleSafe sump pump system (including an UltraSump battery back-up pump), CleanSpace wall vapor barrier, SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier, and, on the home's exterior, LawnScape underground discharge outlet.

    Now, this family can have peace of mind that their foundation has regained its structural integrity AND is finally a dry, healthy living space!

  • Waterproofing in Weirton, WV
    Before
    Waterproofing in Weirton, WV
    After

    Waterproofing in Weirton, WV

    The owner of an apartment complex in Weirton, WV was experiencing water leakage in one of his garages. He noticed the water problem persisted every time there was a heavy rain. Our production crew installed our unique drainage systems, which connected to a 20-foot lead line. Our foreman, Dave Allen, and his crew led our waterproofing solutions into the floor drain in his garage. All water will channel through our drains, into his floor drain, and away from the foundation through the storm system in his back parking lot.

  • Wall Repaired with Carbon Fiber Straps in Cranberry Township, PA
    Before
    Wall Repaired with Carbon Fiber Straps in Cranberry Township, PA
    After

    Wall Repaired with Carbon Fiber Straps in Cranberry Township, PA

    A Cranberry Township, PA homeowner recently discovered a bowed wall. We repaired the structurally unsound foundation with our CarbonArmor straps. This system utilizes epoxy and carbon fiber straps to strengthen and stabilize foundation walls that are cracked or bowed.

our service area

We serve the following areas

Pennsylvania
  • Acosta
  • Addison
  • Berlin
  • Boswell
  • Boynton
  • Cairnbrook
  • Central City
  • Champion
  • Confluence
  • Davidsville
  • Fairhope
  • Fort Hill
  • Friedens
  • Garrett
  • Gray
  • Hidden Valley
  • Hollsopple
  • Hooversville
  • Jenners
  • Jennerstown
  • Jerome
  • Jones Mills
  • Kantner
  • Laughlintown
  • Listie
  • Markleton
  • Markleysburg
  • Meyersdale
  • Mill Run
  • New Baltimore
  • Quecreek
  • Rector
  • Rockwood
  • Salisbury
  • Seanor
  • Shanksville
  • Sipesville
  • Somerset
  • Springs
  • Stoystown
  • Tire Hill
  • Ursina
  • Wellersburg
  • West Salisbury
  • Windber
West Virginia Our Locations:

Baker's Waterproofing
570 Carlton Drive
Bentleyville, PA 15314
1-724-359-4531