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Crawl Space Jack Installation

Jacks in a fully encapsulated crawl space.

Many homeowners face sagging, bouncy, and uneven floors due to weak crawl space support that threaten their home’s structure. We understand these issues and offer solutions with our SettleStop™ IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks for stronger, stable floors.

This page explains our innovative repair system and why Baker’s Waterproofing is the trusted expert in Pennsylvania for crawl space repair.

What are Crawl Space Jacks?

Crawl space jack and its concrete base.

Crawl space support jacks help fix sagging and uneven floors. Made from strong steel, these jacks are placed under floor joists and attached to beams, providing great stability and support.

Each jack can hold over 24,000 lbs., keeping floors flat and even. They are tested for safety and meet all standards.

These jacks can be adjusted for perfect placement, important for long-term stability. Baker’s Waterproofing offers a complete solution to fix floor problems and keep your home safe and sturdy.

Signs You Need Crawl Space Jack Installation

Recognizing signs of damage is crucial for addressing crawl space issues effectively. If you notice any of the following indicators, your home may need crawl space support: 

These indicators suggest that the structural integrity of your home is at risk, and immediate action is crucial to halt any potential deterioration, guaranteeing the safety and comfort of your living environment. 

Are Crawl Space Jacks Necessary?

Sagging wooden floor joist.

Yes, fixing your sagging floors with crawl space jacks is essential for safety and your home’s structure. Ignoring these issues can lead to severe damage and costly repairs.

DIY fixes won’t solve the underlying problem, and entering your crawl space alone is risky and can cause injuries. Improper handling may also worsen the damage to floor joists.

We recommend leaving inspections and repairs to professionals. Our team has the proper tools, knowledge, solutions, and safety gear to do the job correctly.

What Are The Benefits of Crawl Space Jack Installation?

  • Robust Structural Support: The IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks deliver unmatched reinforcement for combatting sagging floor joists, ensuring lasting stability and resilience throughout your home. 
  • Reduced Motion: By strengthening the joists, our jacks minimize bothersome floor creaks, vibrations, and excessive bouncing during movement. 
  • Floor Restoration Potential: Our crawl space jacks offer a dependable promise of floor stabilization, potentially enabling lifting and restoration. 
  • Prevents Further Damage: Reinforcing weakened joists is a preemptive measure against additional issues, such as widening floor gaps, stubborn doors, and cracks in the drywall. 
  • Lasting Endurance: The steel IntelliJack™ system is engineered for longevity, providing a robust solution for your home’s structural needs. 

How We Install Crawl Space Jacks  

IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks are installed using the following steps:  

Man installing a crawl space jack inside a crawl space.
  • Our specialists perform a comprehensive examination of the crawl space to determine the optimal placement for the jacks. 
  • A hole is excavated in the dirt floor of the crawl space. 
  • The footing base is carefully positioned in the hole and packed with engineered fill. 
  • Steel tubes are custom cut to match the height of the crawl space. 
  • The steel tube and jack components are skillfully assembled. 
  • The complete unit is affixed to the footing, either the support beam or the floor joist. 
  • The jack is securely tightened and adjusted to achieve stabilization and potentially raise the floor. 
  • Annual maintenance plans are in place to ensure the continued effectiveness and longevity of the support jacks. 

Why Our Crawl Space Jacks are the Best Choice for Your Home

Our IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks offer robust structural reinforcement, ensuring lasting safety and stability for your home. Here’s why our crawl space solution excels: 

  • Exceptional Load-Bearing Capacity: Our system provides stability; each jack can support over 24,000 pounds.  
  • Adjustable Customization: Our crawl space jacks are customized to your home’s needs, offering precise alignment and continued support.  
  • Sturdy Construction: Designed from steel, our jacks offer durability and corrosion resistance.  
  • Certified and Rigorously Tested: The IntelliJack™ system holds certifications exceeding industry standards.  
  • Tailored Whole-Home Solution:  IntelliJack™ is implemented with our exclusive solutions to achieve comprehensive floor stabilization. This whole-home approach ensures complete stability, maintained through annual maintenance service plans.  

Working with Baker’s Waterproofing means you work with skilled professionals who carefully install support systems and strengthen the foundation of your home.

Choose Baker’s Waterproofing for Crawl Space Repair Near You!  

Sagging floors are more than just a visual issue; they signal underlying structural problems that need immediate care.

With Baker’s Waterproofing, you have a trustworthy partner in applying the IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jack solution, ensuring the stability and integrity of your home’s structure. Contact us for a complimentary inspection and take the first step towards reinforcing your home’s foundation. 

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    The cost of IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jack installation depends on the extent of crawl space damage, the size of the installation area, and the need for any additional repairs. 

    The duration of IntelliJack™ installation can fluctuate depending on factors such as the extent of damage, the size of the crawl space, and any additional repairs needed. Nevertheless, the process typically spans a day or two, ensuring a prompt and efficient solution for your sagging floors. We prioritize efficiency to keep disruptions to a minimum. 

    Contact the specialists at Baker’s Waterproofing for a complimentary inspection and a thorough outline of the project timeline. 

    Yes, our crawl space jacks can be adjusted in height after installation. Our yearly maintenance plans guarantee ongoing stability and enduring performance. This regular upkeep involves evaluations and any necessary fine-tuning. 

    Baker's Waterproofing Service Areas

    Our Locations

    Central PA

    3819 N Susquehanna Trail
    Shamokin Dam, PA  17876


    922 North 3rd Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17102


    701 North Hermitage Rd, Suite 25,
    Hermitage, PA 16148


    5 Industrial Road, Building B
    Washington, PA 15301

    Wilkins Township

    201 Penn Center Blvd Suite 400

    Wilkins Township, PA 15235

    York, PA

    800 E King St, Suite 518
    York, PA 17402