Gavin MacRae

Gavin Macrae is a professional foundation repair and basement waterproofing expert with over 20 years of experience in the field. He has extensive knowledge about foundation issues such as settlement, and cracks as well as expertise in repair techniques. Gavin is also highly skilled in basement waterproofing using interior and exterior methods. He has worked with hundreds of homeowners to provide permanent solutions to foundation and basement problems.

Gavin MacRae


As a young boy, Gavin took a keen interest in concrete structure and the masonry trade with his father John MacRae and has been involved in every phase of residential basement waterproofing, structural foundation repair and basement underpinning in the Greater Toronto Area for nearly 20 years with a specific focus on contractor/engineer relationships that produce the highest quality end product with the least amount of back and forth. Gavin is proud of his family’s trade and plans to expand the business to a third generation.

Blogs by Gavin MacRae

What is a Weeping Tile and Do I Need One?

Everything About Weeping Tiles | Importance | Installation

Your home is one of your biggest and most valuable investments. Some homes are positioned in areas where the groundwater is likely to build up in the soil which can cause the water table to rise. What does this mean? It means that hydrostatic pressure can be created which pushes on the foundation walls and

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Weeping Tile Vs French Drain: Which Is Better Suited for You?

Although a vital resource, water can be a nightmare for homeowners if their property and rooms are flooded. You might have heard horror stories about the water pool surrounding the ground or the basement filled with water to the point that the structure was permanently damaged. Poor drainage is the primary reason for this issue,

3 Best Basement Waterproofing Techniques and Their Pros & Cons

3 Basement Waterproofing Method: Which One Is the Best for You?

Are you tired of dealing with a damp and leaky basement? If so, you’re in the right place. In this article, we will explore the world of basement waterproofing techniques, providing you with valuable insights and practical solutions to keep your basement dry and protected. Whether you’re a homeowner looking to safeguard your investment or