Serving Connecticut, Westchester and Putnam Counties

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Matthew Kraus

Connecticut Basement Systems

Title: Sales Consultant
Hometown: Madison
Matthew Kraus from Connecticut Basement Systems

Matt has been in the construction industry his whole life. Growing up, his mother was an architect, his father was a general contractor and has hands on experience in all phases of residential home construction. Matt has a degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Northwestern University. Prior to joining Connecticut Basement Systems, he worked as a field engineer on large-scale tunnel and water treatment projects.

Matt is a senior design specialist and has personally inspected and designed repairs for over 6,000 homes for the CT Basement Systems Company which includes Waterproofing, Foundation Repair, Basement Finishing and Home Energy Efficiency. He has also been thoroughly trained and has earned the highly esteemed title of "Certified Waterproofing Professional" through the Basement Systems International Waterproofing Contractor Network. He is a trusted member of Connecticut Basement Systems and upholds the high standards of the company. 

Connecticut Basement Systems is the exclusive regional dealer and the headquarters for the International Basement Systems Waterproofing Contractor Network. This group of more than 400 of the best waterproofing, finishing, structural and crawl space repair contractors in the world has exclusive access to patented products, comprehensive training and support through the international company. 

A home is the centerpiece and essential anchor to a happy and healthy family life.  Matt brings his years of experience to helping homeowners achieve their basement and foundation goals.

Recently Matt designed and built his new home to be Net Zero and sustainable using the latest construction techniques many of which are utilized by CT Basement Systems.

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Dan L.
East Lyme, CT
A+! The experience with the call center, salesperson, and install crew was fantastic! Matt was at my house... Read Full Testimonial
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Manchester, CT
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Noank, CT
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Bozrah, CT
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Mashantucket, CT

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