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Craig Leader

Leader Foundation Solutions

Title: Owner

Hometown: Princeton, MA

Craig Leader from Leader Foundation Solutions

Craig Leader has owned and operated Leader Foundation Solutions since 2006. He has extensive experience with the Basement Systems network, having been involved with them since 2000. He understands foundations inside-out. When it comes to being a business owner, Craig encompasses the right POV: Perseverance, Optimism and Vision.

Leader Foundation Solutions is a company with integrity, and that starts at the top. Honesty and a commitment to customer service are embodied by Craig daily.

There aren't any grey areas with Craig- his word is his bond. You know what you will get with Craig: he will do as he promises, and his work ethic, personality and priorities always remain consistent and intact. His favorite quote is, “If you don't have time to do it right, you must have time to do it twice!” 

Outside of Work

Craig loves spending time with wife and business partner, Desiree. He is also a devoted father to their six children. During his spare time he enjoys four wheeling and watching Netlfix with his family. Craig is also a car enthusiast. He has been playing guitar for over twenty years and finds it to be the perfect way to unwind after a long day.

Craig says he has found his dream job and enjoys every day at work.

Customer Reviews
About Me
  • By Gordon B.
    Pittsfield, MA

    "Nice installation. To return in the "spring" to bury the drain pipe."

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    By Gordon B.
    Pittsfield, MA

    Nice installation. To return in the "spring" to bury the drain pipe.

  • By Joann S.
    PITTSFIELD, MA

    Customer Review

    By Joann S.
    PITTSFIELD, MA

  • By JERY H.
    Hinsdale, MA

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    By JERY H.
    Hinsdale, MA

  • By John K.
    Westffieldd, MA

    "Excellent response to questions after work completed"

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    By John K.
    Westffieldd, MA

    Excellent response to questions after work completed

  • By Debbie D.
    Feeding Hills, MA

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    By Debbie D.
    Feeding Hills, MA

  • By Rick M.
    Williamstown, MA

    "This group had a work ethic that is truly impressive. Great guys."

    Customer Review

    By Rick M.
    Williamstown, MA

    This group had a work ethic that is truly impressive. Great guys.

  • By Dwight S.
    Longmeadow, MA

    "First, your newspaper ad, then the promotional materials you sent, and finally the good work of your sales representative."

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    By Dwight S.
    Longmeadow, MA

    First, your newspaper ad, then the promotional materials you sent, and finally the good work of your sales representative.

  • By Jennifer S.
    Longmeadow, MA

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    By Jennifer S.
    Longmeadow, MA

  • By Marie C.
    Holyoke, MA

    "What a wonderful company to work with. Thank you for everything!"

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    By Marie C.
    Holyoke, MA

    What a wonderful company to work with. Thank you for everything!

  • By Geoffrey S.
    Northampton, MA

    "The guy who came out was really great: totally knowledgeable and helpful."

    Customer Review

    By Geoffrey S.
    Northampton, MA

    The guy who came out was really great: totally knowledgeable and helpful.

Testimonials
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“The installation crew was very nice and helpful, the office staff was wonderful, and the salesman was very thorough.”

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Deborah K. of Great Barrington, MA

“Wonderful! Very responsive!”

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Melissa C. of Granville, MA

“The salesman was easy to understand and knew his stuff.”

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Stan P. of Lenox, MA

“The Install crew was great & very friendly”

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Karen S. of Pittsfield, MA

“We currently have the basement solutions and we love it.”

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Joann S. of Pittsfield, MA

“Craig was polite and answered all of my questions without attitude.”

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Annette H. of Feeding Hills, MA

“Thank you so much, Craig, for all the time you spent with me figuring out the problem with moisture in my cellar.”

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Jane T. of West Springfield, MA

“I felt confident in your expertise and presentation.”

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Kathy M. of Williamstown MA 01267, MA

“The workers were very cordial and friendly.”

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Noach K. of Longmeadow, MA

“I was so pleased with the company.”

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Connie O. of Longmeadow, MA

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Before and after photos from jobs I've worked on:
  • Waterproofing in Springfield, MA
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    Waterproofing in Springfield, MA
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    Waterproofing in Springfield, MA

    In the before photo, you will notice damage from water pouring in from the stairs.

    In the after photo you, will notice concrete drying from where a TripleSafe sump pump, TrenchDrain and WaterGuard sub-floor drainage have been installed.

  • Damp Basement in New Braintree, MA
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    Damp Basement in New Braintree, MA
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    Damp Basement in New Braintree, MA

    This New Braintree homeowner has a cinder block wall basement that was always damp or wet, and wanted to have a drainage system installed to solve the problem. We resolved their issue by installing our Triple Safe WaterGuard system, which eliminates any future water damage in their basement.

  • Foundation Lift in Newport, RI
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    Foundation Lift in Newport, RI
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    Foundation Lift in Newport, RI

    Here, if you look at where the rocks are, you will see that we achieved a four inch lift on this foundation in Newport, MA.

  • Push pier and House lift in Greenville, RI
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    Push pier and House lift in Greenville, RI
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    Push pier and House lift in Greenville, RI

    Pictured above are before and after photos of a crack in Greenville, RI. This homeowner first contacted us due to cracks appearing around a window in the basement and within the living room ceiling of the home. Soon after, the homeowner removed the interior side of the wall from the basement and discovered a crack big enough to fit his fist through! Our inspector went out to visit the home to take a look. It was determined the front right side of the home was sinking. The home needed 7 push piers to try and lift the home. After the home was successfully lifted 4 inches, the crack in the window was almost unrecognizable!

  • New Concrete Floor in Worcester, MA
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    New Concrete Floor in Worcester, MA
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    New Concrete Floor in Worcester, MA

    Here are before and after photos of a newly poured concrete floor which needed to be completed prior to stabilizing a home in Worcester, MA.

  • Sump Pump Installation in Worcester, MA
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    Sump Pump Installation in Worcester, MA
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    Sump Pump Installation in Worcester, MA

    Our customer in Worcester contacted us with water coming in the basement near a pipe. Unfortunately the house had issues with water in the basement ever since it was built. The basement also had issues with humidity. We installed the TripleSafe sump pump, IceGuard, LawnScape and an Everlast Access Well. 

    Here you can see the basement before and after the sump was been installed. 

  • Holden, MA Basement Waterproofing Amazing Transformation
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    Holden, MA Basement Waterproofing Amazing Transformation
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    Holden, MA Basement Waterproofing Amazing Transformation

    This customer in Holden, MA grew tired of his damp and wet basement.We came in to transform this space into a dry, energy-efficient and healthy home. Any allergy/asthma sufferers will thank us when they begin feeling better from use of these these products. Our Dehumidifier prevents mold growth and raises indoor air quality. Our CleanSpace Wall System serves as a moisture and vapor barrier. Our WaterGuard Sub-Floor drainage collects water and directs it to the SuperSump. THe sump pump then pumps water out of the home and away from the foundation.

  • Waterproofing in Holden, MA
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    Waterproofing in Holden, MA
    After

    Waterproofing in Holden, MA

       This customer called complaining of a basement that leaks whenever it rains or the snows. He had our crew intall WaterGuard around the perimeter of the basement to drain the water into the TripleSafe sump pump, expelling it from the home and away from the foundation.

  • Basement Waterproofing in Holden, MA
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    Basement Waterproofing in Holden, MA
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    Basement Waterproofing in Holden, MA

    Before and after the installation of a sump pump in Holden, MA.

  • Farmer's Porch Foundation Stabilization in Little Compton, RI
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    Farmer's Porch Foundation Stabilization in Little Compton, RI
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    Farmer's Porch Foundation Stabilization in Little Compton, RI

    This customer needed some stabilization for a newly constructed farmer's porch in Little Compton, RI. Our team came to take a look, and recommended PolyLevel Injection Foam Insulation to stabilize the foundation. Typically, our PolyLevel is used to lift and level the floor.  In this case we used the PolyLevel to only stabilize and not to lift because it was already level. 

  • Waterproofing in Shrewsbury, MA
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    Waterproofing in Shrewsbury, MA
    After

    Waterproofing in Shrewsbury, MA

    In the first photo, notice the efflorescence of the wall from water coming into the basement. There is also water damage to the floors.

    The second photo is a shot of our UltraSump and SuperSump Plus. The UltraSump is the black box in the photo. It is a battery backup, making the pump work even during power outages. The drying concrete around the perimeter of the room is where WaterGuard sub-floor drainage was installed to guide water to the pump.

  • CleanSpace in Leominster, MA
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    CleanSpace in Leominster, MA
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    CleanSpace in Leominster, MA

    Before and After the encapsulation of a dirt crawl space with CleanSpace in Leominster, MA.

  • Waterproofing in Worcester, MA
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    Waterproofing in Worcester, MA
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    Waterproofing in Worcester, MA

    Before and after photos of waterproofing in wo                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    rcester,ma

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Sterling, MA 01564
1-978-248-0137
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