Benjamin Geddes

Doug Lacey's Basement Systems

Title: Crack Repair & Service Technician

Benjamin Geddes from Doug Lacey's Basement Systems

Ben's extensive knowledge/experience with basement waterproofing and repair makes him a valuable member of our team here at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems. As an essential part of our Service Team, he has worked directly with hundreds of homeowners to ensure they receive the best solutions available to address their concerns.

Being a Service Technician and Crack Repair Specialist, Ben especially enjoys the opportunity of meeting new people and being able to help said people.

In his spare time Ben enjoys spending time with his family.

Customer Reviews
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  • By Rajendra S.
    Calgary, AB

    "I thought this was review for Benjamin Geddes work. I was very satisfied with it"

    Customer Review

    By Rajendra S.
    Calgary, AB

    I thought this was review for Benjamin Geddes work. I was very satisfied with it

  • By OJ S.
    Calgary, AB

    "After our basement flooded 3 times, we were desperate. Your company reviews were stellar, so we hoped you would give us a quick..."

    Customer Review

    By OJ S.
    Calgary, AB

    After our basement flooded 3 times, we were desperate. Your company reviews were stellar, so we hoped you would give us a quick and professional job. You did, and we are no longer the soggy basement home owners.

  • By David Y.
    Calgary, AB

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    By David Y.
    Calgary, AB

  • By Lindsay M.
    Calgary, AB

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    Calgary, AB

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    Calgary, AB

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    By Carol L.
    Calgary, AB

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    Lethbridge, AB

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    Lethbridge, AB

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    Calgary, AB

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    By Deb/Bruce H.
    Calgary, AB

  • By Dianne B.
    Coaldale, AB

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    By Dianne B.
    Coaldale, AB

  • By Jeremy S.
    Chestermere, AB

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    By Jeremy S.
    Chestermere, AB

  • By Paulette K.
    Calgary, AB

    "In 2006 when we first needed to look for a company to do the work that needed done, your name stood out."

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    By Paulette K.
    Calgary, AB

    In 2006 when we first needed to look for a company to do the work that needed done, your name stood out.

Before and after photos from jobs I've worked on:
  • Sump Pump Serviced in NW Calgary, AB
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    Sump Pump Serviced in NW Calgary, AB
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    Sump Pump Serviced in NW Calgary, AB

    A home in Calgary, AB had a sump pump installed by us and it was time for the annual maintenance. We gave them a reminder phone call and the service appointment was arranged at the convenience of the customer.

    One of our service technicians went out to perform the maintenance. The serviceman changed out the check valve and nine volt battery, vacuumed out all of the sediment and silt that was built up within the basin then they flood tested the entire system to ensure it was all working properly. And of course the pump was put back into the basin once all of the cleaning was complete so they could test it properly. 

  • Vertical Foundation Crack Repaired in Lethbridge, AB
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    Vertical Foundation Crack Repaired in Lethbridge, AB
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    Vertical Foundation Crack Repaired in Lethbridge, AB

    A homeowner in Lethbridge, Alberta contacted us concerned with a vertical crack located in the basement wall that was leaking. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete, however when they leak they can cause a lot of mess and headache. In search of the best solution to address their concern, and protect their home investment, these homeowners contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist was able assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of this homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Crack Repaired with Injection and Carbon Armor in Strathmore, AB
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    Crack Repaired with Injection and Carbon Armor in Strathmore, AB
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    Crack Repaired with Injection and Carbon Armor in Strathmore, AB

    This homeowner in Strathmore, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack in the foundation. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta, however when these cracks leak they can cause immense damage and headaches! In search of the best solution to address their concern, and get back to using the space these homeowners contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    An appointment was set for a System Design Specialist to visit the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of their concerns. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Production Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®.  CarbonArmor® a series of strips that are secured across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Leaking Crack in Foundation Repaired in Black Diamond, AB
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    Leaking Crack in Foundation Repaired in Black Diamond, AB
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    Leaking Crack in Foundation Repaired in Black Diamond, AB

    This homeowner in Black Diamond, Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack located in the foundation wall leaking water into the home. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete. In search of the best solution to rectify their concerns they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to this crack in the foundation. The foundation crack was repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. This home now has some added value in they are wanting to sell the home because this homeowner did their due diligence and fixed the crack!

  • Foundation Crack Repaired in Black Diamond, AB
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    Foundation Crack Repaired in Black Diamond, AB
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    Foundation Crack Repaired in Black Diamond, AB

    This homeowner in Black Diamond, Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack located in the foundation wall leaking water into the home. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete. In search of the best solution to address their concerns, and protect their home investment, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist was able to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of this homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing the best solution for foundation crack repairs is in place!

  • Crack in Foundation Repaired in Black Diamond, AB
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    Crack in Foundation Repaired in Black Diamond, AB
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    Crack in Foundation Repaired in Black Diamond, AB

    This homeowner in Black Diamond, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack located in the foundation wall. Cracks in foundation walls are usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete, which occurs a lot throughout Alberta. In search of the best solution to address their concern, and protect their home investment, these homeowners contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of this homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. 

  • Basement Foundation Crack in SE Calgary, AB
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    Basement Foundation Crack in SE Calgary, AB
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    Basement Foundation Crack in SE Calgary, AB

    A couple who lives in Calgary, Alberta noticed a large crack in their basement foundation under the window that was leaking. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete, however when they leak they can cause a lot of mess and headache. Which is what happened to this couple.

    Wanting to rectify the issue and not have to worry about leakage or the crack getting worse they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    An appointment was arranged for one of our System Design Specialists to visit the home, assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote. Wanting to get the crack repaired as soon as possible the homeowner asked when we could start! The foundation crack was repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, which is a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Crack Repaired in Basement Foundation in SE Calgary, AB
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    Crack Repaired in Basement Foundation in SE Calgary, AB
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    Crack Repaired in Basement Foundation in SE Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack located in the basement wall. Cracks in foundation walls are very common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete. In search of the best solution to address their concern, and protect their home investment, these homeowners contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist was able to assess the situation and provide the homeowner with a FREE, no obligation quote for the crack to be repaired properly. The foundation crack was repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Foundation Crack Repaired in NE Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Crack Repaired in NE Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Crack Repaired in NE Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack located in the basement wall. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete, however when they leak they can cause a lot of mess and headache. Which is what happened to this homeowner, she found the crack due to watering her flowers and then later that evening she found water in her basement and noticed the crack. In search of the best solution to repair the foundation crack, she contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    An appointment was arranged for one of our System Design Specialists to visit the home, assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Homeowner Takes Action and Contacts Us to Repair a Foundation Crack in NE Calgary, AB
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    Homeowner Takes Action and Contacts Us to Repair a Foundation Crack in NE Calgary, AB
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    Homeowner Takes Action and Contacts Us to Repair a Foundation Crack in NE Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Northeast Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack that went from their floor to the ceiling in the corner of their basement wall. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta, taking the initiative to get us to come out and provide a FREE, no obligation inspection and quote was the first step this homeowner took!

    After contacting Doug Lacey's Basement Systems a System Design Specialist was able to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a free quote designed specific to address all of the homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®.  CarbonArmor® a series of strips that are secured across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Sump Pump Service Performed in SW Calgary, AB
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    Sump Pump Service Performed in SW Calgary, AB
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    Sump Pump Service Performed in SW Calgary, AB

    A home in SW Calgary, AB had a sump pump installed by us and it was time for their annual service. They contacted Doug Lacey's Basement Systems and set up a service appointment.

    One of our highly trained and knowledgeable service technicians went out to perform the maintenance. The serviceman changed out the check valve and nine volt battery, vacuumed out all of the sediment and silt that was built up within the basin then they flood tested the entire system to ensure it was all working properly.

     

  • Previously Injected Foundation Crack Repaired the Right Way in SW Calgary, AB
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    Previously Injected Foundation Crack Repaired the Right Way in SW Calgary, AB
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    Previously Injected Foundation Crack Repaired the Right Way in SW Calgary, AB

    A homeowner in Calgary. AB contacted us due to a previously injected foundation crack that was still leaking.  

    A System Design Specialist went to the home to assess the situation and provided the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of this homeowners concerns. The previous  work on the foundation crack was cleaned off and then was repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing the best solution for foundation crack repairs is in place!

  • Sealed Crack in NW Calgary, AB
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    Sealed Crack in NW Calgary, AB
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    Sealed Crack in NW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Northwest, Calgary Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack located in the foundation wall that had been leaking water into the home. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta, it is usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete. In search of the best solution to repair this crack, and protect their home investment, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist was able assess the situation and provide the homeowner with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specifically to address all of the homeowner's concerns. The foundation crack was repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with a CarbonArmor® Bi-Directional Kit. The CarbonArmor® Bi-Directional Kit consists of a series of carbon fiber strips that are secured across the crack and one long strip that follows the length of the entire crack thereby significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. To ensure  a strip of CleanSpace®

    This homeowner can now rest assured knowing the best solution for foundation crack repairs is in place!

  • Sump Pump Servicing in SW Calgary, AB
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    Sump Pump Servicing in SW Calgary, AB
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    Sump Pump Servicing in SW Calgary, AB

    A home in SW Calgary, AB had a sump pump installed by us and it was time for their annual service. They contacted Doug Lacey's Basement Systems and set up a service appointment.

    One of our highly trained and knowledgeable service technicians went out to perform the maintenance. The serviceman changed out the check valve and nine volt battery, vacuumed out all of the sediment and silt that was built up within the basin then they flood tested the entire system to ensure it was all working properly. Although this basin is not as filthy as some we have serviced, if this homeoner hadn't had their servicing done routinely this sediment would build up over time!

  • Crack Repaired in a Home in NW, Calgary AB
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    Crack Repaired in a Home in NW, Calgary AB
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    Crack Repaired in a Home in NW, Calgary AB

    This homeowner in Northwest Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack located in the foundation wall. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete. In search of the best solution for repair, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of this homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Sump Pump Servicing in NW Calgary, AB
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    Sump Pump Servicing in NW Calgary, AB
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    Sump Pump Servicing in NW Calgary, AB

    A home in Northwest Calgary, AB had a sump pump installed in 2017 and it was time for their first highly recommended annual service.

    When the service technician came out they changed out the check valve and nine volt battery, vacuumed out all of the sediment and silt that was built up within the basin then they flood tested the entire system to ensure it was all working properly.

     

  • Homeowner Has Annual Maintenance Done to Prevent Flooding in NW Calgary, AB
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    Homeowner Has Annual Maintenance Done to Prevent Flooding in NW Calgary, AB
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    Homeowner Has Annual Maintenance Done to Prevent Flooding in NW Calgary, AB

    A home in Calgary, AB had a sump pump installed by us and it was time for their annual service. They contacted Doug Lacey's Basement Systems and set up a service appointment.

    One of our highly trained and knowledgeable service technicians went out to perform the maintenance. The serviceman changed out the check valve and nine volt battery, vacuumed out all of the sediment and silt that was built up within the basin then they flood tested the entire system to ensure it was all working properly.

    The Service Technician also installed a Waterwatch Alarm System, which is an alarm that will sound off when water rises above the point where the pump should turn on, it sounds similar to a smoke detector and provides enough warning to address the problem before any damage occurs. And of course the pump was put back into the basin once all of the cleaning was complete so they could test it properly. 

  • Leaking Crack Repaired in NW Calgary, AB
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    Leaking Crack Repaired in NW Calgary, AB
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    Leaking Crack Repaired in NW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in NW Calgary, Alberta contacted us because there was an area in the basement family room that had been leaking causing the carpet to be damp. Concerned about the possibility of flooding they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist was able to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specifically to meet the homeowner's needs. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®. CarbonArmor® are a series of carbon fiber strips that are secured across the crack thereby significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. This homeowner and his family can now utilize the basement family room without a worry of water coming through the crack again and causing any future damage. 

  • Foundation Crack in Garage Repaired in Priddis, AB
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    Foundation Crack in Garage Repaired in Priddis, AB
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    Foundation Crack in Garage Repaired in Priddis, AB

    This homeowner in Priddis, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack in their garage. In search of the best solution to address their concern, and protect their home they contacted Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of the homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®.  CarbonArmor® a series of strips that are secured across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Foundation Leaking in Carstairs, AB
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    Foundation Leaking in Carstairs, AB
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    Foundation Leaking in Carstairs, AB

    This homeowner in Carstairs, Alberta contacted us because a crack was found within their foundation wall that was allowing water through. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta, it is usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete. Concerned about the possibility of flooding and the crack expanding, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home and was able to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specifically to remedy this crack. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®. CarbonArmor® is a series of carbon fiber strips that are secured across the crack thereby significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. Now that the crack has been repaired, this homeowner knows who to call should he know anyone who has the same issue!

     

our service area

We serve the following areas

Our Locations:

Doug Lacey's Basement Systems
5990 51st Street SE
Calgary, AB T2C4M9
1-587-333-7854
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