• Providing Quality Basement, Crawlspace, and Foundation Repair since 1978
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Basement Waterproofing

Prevent and repair flooding and damage with our effective waterproofing methods. Click "Learn More" for details.

Foundation Repair

Don't let cracks and misalignment continue to weaken and ruin your foundation. Learn more by clicking below.

Sewer Back-up Prevention

Let us make your home safe from nasty, sewer back-up with our flood control methods. Click "Learn More" for more info.

Yard Drainage

If you have standing water in your yard, don't let it stay! To prevent major foundation problems, click "Learn More."

Concrete Raising

Fix your sunken driveway with this cheaper alternate to concrete replacement. Click "Learn More" to save money and your home.

Why Choose Safeguard Waterproofing – Ram Jack Illinois for All Your Waterproofing & Foundation Repair Services

Welcome to Safeguard Waterproofing – Ram Jack Illinois, your Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana waterproofing and foundation repair experts. For over 36 years we’ve served the residents of Illinois and Northwest Indiana with stellar customer service and the highest quality workmanship.

Family-owned and operated our business is founded on three core values: honesty, quality, and integrity. When you are facing problems or concerns with your homes foundation, time is of the essence. We bring you the relief you and your family deserve by making sure your home is safe for years to come.

Our dedication to reliable waterproofing and foundation repair in the Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana areas has earned us the Angie’s List Super Service award, the BBB complaint free award, a rating of A+ with the BBB, the Star Award by the Basement Health Organization, and the prestigious AABE award. We strive to use green methods which are lead-safe and EPA-certified.

To us, it’s not about telling you our service is great—it’s about showing you with sound advice and the best home services around. We are proud to serve you and help improve your home. Call us today to set up your free inspection and estimate at (847) 678-8160.

Safeguard Waterproofing is the only dealer in Illinois for the Ram Jack foundation repair system. There’s no better foundation repair in Chicago than the reliable Ram Jack repair method. With this system, we can repair all types of residential industrial and commercial foundation problems or concerns. Call us to learn more!

We offer Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana basement waterproofing, air quality control, sewer back-up prevention, and more. We are your source for services concerning sump pumps, battery backups, foundation crack repair, concrete raising, mud jacking, crawl space waterproofing, foundation under pinning, yard drainage, and more. Our goal is to make every home safe from ground water and sewer back-up damage by preparing them for unpredictable acts of nature, and to make sure every home sits on a firm, strong foundation. If your home has already been damaged, let us repair it to restore its value and comfort. No matter what you need, Safeguard Waterproofing – Ram Jack Illinois is prepared to deliver. Get your free inspection & estimate today!

BBB Accredited Business Complaint-Free Award! 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 With 35 years as a BBB Accredited Business, we provide quality results.
Angie's List Super Service Award! 2009, 2010, 2012 We are part of the 5% of all businesses awarded the Super Service Award from Angie’s List.
Annual Awards for Business Excellence Business Ledger AABE Award! 2011 We are dedicated service providers who always follow the best business policies.
Basement Health Association BHA Star Award! 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 You can count on us to make repairs that are safe for your health and well-being.

Service Areas

Our service area covers the Chicago metropolitan area and Northwest Indiana.


  • Addison
  • Arlington Heights
  • Aurora
  • Bensenville
  • Bloomingdale
  • Blue Island
  • Bolingbrook
  • Buffalo Grove
  • Burbank
  • Burr Ridge
  • Carol Stream
  • Chicago
  • Chicago Heights
  • Deerfield
  • Des Plaines
  • Dolton
  • Downers Grove
  • Elk Grove Village
  • Elmhurst
  • Elmwood Park
  • Elgin
  • Evanston
  • Frankfort
  • Franklin Park
  • Geneva
  • Glen Ellyn
  • Glendale Heights
  • Glenview
  • Hanover Park
  • Harvey
  • Hawthorn Woods
  • Hickory Hills
  • Hinsdale
  • Hoffman Estates
  • Homewood
  • Inverness
  • Itasca
  • Joliet
  • Kildeer
  • LaGrange
  • LaGrange Park
  • Lake Forest
  • Lemont
  • Libertyville
  • Lincolnshire
  • Lombard
  • Melrose Park
  • Morton Grove
  • Mount Prospect
  • Mundelein
  • Naperville
  • Northbrook
  • Oak Forest
  • Oak Park
  • Olympia Fields
  • Orland Hills
  • Orland Park
  • Palatine
  • Palos Park
  • Park Ridge
  • Riverside
  • Roselle
  • Schaumburg
  • Schiller Park
  • Skokie
  • St Charles
  • Streamwood
  • Tinely Park
  • Vernon Hills
  • Westchester
  • Wheaton
  • Wheeling
  • Wilmette
  • Wooddale
  • Woodridge

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As the rainy season approaches be sure to check all of your yard drainage and downspouts to make sure they are clear from debris and clogging…

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A big shout out to our owners John and Kathy Walsh for our holiday luncheon at the Capital Grille today – a great time was had by all.

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The Ram-Jack Illinois family would like to send our most sincere condolences to the family and friends of Ms. Judy Baar-Topinka. We had the pleasure..

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