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Customer Reviews
About Me
  • By Steve
    Janesville, IA

    "Santos and crew were the best!!!"

    Customer Review

    By Steve
    Janesville, IA

    Santos and crew were the best!!!

  • By Molly M.
    Albia, IA

    "santos and his crew were extremely efficient and they answered all of our questions"

    Customer Review

    By Molly M.
    Albia, IA

    santos and his crew were extremely efficient and they answered all of our questions

  • By David B.
    Conrad, IA

    Customer Review

    By David B.
    Conrad, IA

  • By Robert B.
    Chariton, IA

    "Nick & Jason were great in preparing us for the project. Santos & his crew were easy to work with and did a great job."

    Customer Review

    By Robert B.
    Chariton, IA

    Nick & Jason were great in preparing us for the project. Santos & his crew were easy to work with and did a great job.

  • By Cyndy G.
    Osage, IA

    "Nick Ripley was very knowledgeable...not pushy, great personality"

    Customer Review

    By Cyndy G.
    Osage, IA

    Nick Ripley was very knowledgeable...not pushy, great personality

  • By Rodney H.
    Altoona, IA

    "Throughout the entire process ALL of the staff have been very helpful"

    Customer Review

    By Rodney H.
    Altoona, IA

    Throughout the entire process ALL of the staff have been very helpful

  • By Carol P.
    Des Moines, IA

    "I will keep you in mind for any other bsmt repairs.Thanks again"

    Customer Review

    By Carol P.
    Des Moines, IA

    I will keep you in mind for any other bsmt repairs.Thanks again

  • By Marvin H.
    Osceola, IA

    "Great experience; Santos' crew was exceptional."

    Customer Review

    By Marvin H.
    Osceola, IA

    Great experience; Santos' crew was exceptional.

  • By Rick E.
    Ames, IA

    Customer Review

    By Rick E.
    Ames, IA

  • By Dawn W.
    Clarion, IA

    "Everyone was very friendly and informative and did not try to pressure you into making any decisions after doing the initial..."

    Customer Review

    By Dawn W.
    Clarion, IA

    Everyone was very friendly and informative and did not try to pressure you into making any decisions after doing the initial inspection.

Testimonials
from customers I've helped!
  • "When we had a concern on one of our windows, every one from the on-site supervisor to the representative,..." Read Full Testimonial

    Connie of Ottumwa, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              The office staff was very nice & helpful. The representative was professional and personable. The installation crew was on time and called when they were getting closes. The crew did a great job cleaning up. They protected the floors from where entering the house clear to the basement walk area. All crew members were nice. When we had a concern on one of our windows, everyone from the on-site supervisor to the representative responded in a professional manner. We would highly recommend you!
    Connie
    Ottumwa, IA
  • "I am so thankful for their help in drying my basement, it has never been better than it is now." Read Full Testimonial

    Danielle D. of Ottumwa, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              I am so thankful for their help in drying my basement, it has never been better than it is now.
    Danielle D.
    Ottumwa, IA
  • "This team of people is the best team we have ever worked with! They were professional and courteous at all..." Read Full Testimonial

    John & Renee W. of Ottumwa, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              This team of people is the best team we have ever worked with! They were professional and courteous at all times and also very thoughtful when it came to our needs and feelings on the work being done. And it only took them two hours to complete the work once started so that was definitely a plus!
    John & Renee W.
    Ottumwa, IA
  • "Office staff was courteous. The crew that did the work was great and cleaned up everything." Read Full Testimonial

    Casey and Barbara P. of Waterloo, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              The office staff was courteous and helpful. I had heard great things from friends about Midwest Basement Systems. The crew that did the work was great and cleaned up everything.
    Casey and Barbara P.
    Waterloo, IA
  • "I was very impressed with clean up, everything was covered during Installation and swept up nicely." Read Full Testimonial

    Casey P. of Waterloo, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              I was very impressed with clean up, everything was covered during Installation and swept up nicely.
    Casey P.
    Waterloo, IA
  • "I felt Shawn was very knowledgeable and did a good job presenting the company and their services." Read Full Testimonial

    Stoney H. of Malcom, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              I felt Shawn was very knowledgeable and did a good job presenting the company and their services.
    Stoney H.
    Malcom, IA
  • "We would definitely recommend Midwest Basement Systems to anyone having problems in their home." Read Full Testimonial

    Gorgene F. of Centerville, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              The staff at Midwest Basement Systems were very helpful and polite as well as the crew. We would definitely recommend Midwest Basement Systems to anyone having problems in their home.
    Gorgene F.
    Centerville, IA
  • "I choose Midwest Basement Systems because their wall bracing system made the most sense." Read Full Testimonial

    Anya B. of Pella, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              The representative that came out to the home and gave the presentation answered all my questions and it gave me confidence in the company. The crew was excellent and very courteous. They cleaned up everything when they were done. I choose Midwest Basement Systems because their wall bracing system made the most sense.
    Anya B.
    Pella, IA
  • "My basement has remained dry and I am very happy about that." Read Full Testimonial

    Ed & Betty V. of Pella, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              My basement has remained dry and I am very happy about that.
    Ed & Betty V.
    Pella, IA
  • "The crew did an excellent job with the clean up. The initial presentation was completed and made sense, it..." Read Full Testimonial

    Anya B. of Pella, IA

    Customer Testimonial

              The crew did an excellent job with the clean up. The initial presentation was completed and made sense, it gave me confidence in the company.
    Anya B.
    Pella, IA

Meet Our Team

Santos O from Midwest Basement Systems

Title: Foreman

Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa

Santos O from Midwest Basement Systems

Santos has tremendous understanding of both basement waterproofing and foundation repair.  With a history of providing exemplary service and quality workmanship, Santos brings a focused and intelligent approach to each job he is involved with and is a true professional.

In his spare time he enjoys time with his lovely wife, and his 5 children.  His hobbies are simply family activities.

Before and after photos from jobs I've worked on:
  • Des Moines Wall Replacement, Bowing Wall Repair, & Waterproofing
    Before
    Des Moines Wall Replacement, Bowing Wall Repair, & Waterproofing
    After

    A three-fold job in Des Moines area tested all of our skills by requiring replacement of one wall, while putting braces on two others and waterproofing the entire basement.

our service area

We serve the following areas

  • Agency
  • Albia
  • Barnes City
  • Beacon
  • Belle Plaine
  • Blakesburg
  • Bloomfield
  • Brooklyn
  • Buckingham
  • Bussey
  • Cedar
  • Cedar Falls
  • Centerville
  • Chelsea
  • Chillicothe
  • Cincinnati
  • Clutier
  • Cresco
  • Deep River
  • Delta
  • Denver
  • Dewar
  • Dike
  • Drakesville
  • Dunkerton
  • Dysart
  • Eddyville
  • Elberon
  • Eldon
  • Elma
  • Evansdale
  • Exline
  • Fairbank
  • Floris
  • Fredericksburg
  • Fremont
  • Garwin
  • Gibson
  • Gilbertville
  • Gilman
  • Gladbrook
  • Grinnell
  • Guernsey
  • Harper
  • Hartwick
  • Hedrick
  • Hudson
  • Ionia
  • Janesville
  • Jesup
  • Keota
  • Keswick
  • Keystone
  • Kirkville
  • La Porte City
  • Lawler
  • Le Grand
  • Leighton
  • Lime Springs
  • Lincoln
  • Lynnville
  • Malcom
  • Montezuma
  • Montour
  • Moravia
  • Moulton
  • Mystic
  • New Hampton
  • New Hartford
  • New Sharon
  • Ollie
  • Oskaloosa
  • Ottumwa
  • Pella
  • Plainfield
  • Pulaski
  • Raymond
  • Readlyn
  • Reinbeck
  • Richland
  • Rose Hill
  • Searsboro
  • Shell Rock
  • Sigourney
  • South English
  • Sully
  • Sumner
  • Tama
  • Toledo
  • Tracy
  • Traer
  • Tripoli
  • Udell
  • Unionville
  • Victor
  • Vining
  • Waterloo
  • Waverly
  • Webster
  • What Cheer
Our Locations:

Midwest Basement Systems
5153 Northeast 17th St
Des Moines, IA 50313
1-515-992-7046
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