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Florida Foundation Authority joining Alpha Foundations to cover the entire state of Florida

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About Us

At Florida Foundation Authority, we know the recipe for a healthy structure in your home starts with your foundation.

Florida Foundation Authority is a subsidiary of Groundworks, a family of companies offering superior, proven solutions for your foundation repair, structural repair, crawl space encapsulation, dehumidification, and concrete lifting needs. From repairing foundation cracks, sealing crawl spaces, fixing sagging floors, and lifting uneven concrete, our specialists can handle virtually any structural problem you have.

We are your locally operated, fully licensed, and insured contractors offering foundation repair solutions in the Greater Orlando region. Our service area includes Orlando, Melbourne, Palm Bay, Vero Beach, Fort Pierce, Port Saint Lucie, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, Deltona, and the surrounding areas. 

We devote our years of experience, industry knowledge, and specialized training to help customers protect their homes or commercial buildings from water damage, concrete sinking, and foundation failure. We guarantee exceptional service, no matter how simple or complicated, and we ensure these lasting solutions will be completed skillfully and affordably.

If you need to repair your broken or cracked foundation, encapsulate a damp crawl space, or lift your concrete, the highly trained experts at Florida Foundation Authority can help. We can service all your home improvement needs with proven products, excellent customer service, and lasting quality.

About the Founder

Founder Doug Secrest

Founder Doug Secrest has 20 years of experience in the foundation repair industry. As a fourth-generation foundation specialist, Doug has been an integral part of the development of his trade and has worked with well-known companies as an Installation Manager and Vice President/Co-Owner. Doug has had experience with many of the roles and responsibilities in his industry, from installation, production, quality control, to developmental growth, he has seen it all.

In 2005, Doug received national recognition and became a Certified Waterproofing Specialist through the NAWSRC (National Association of Waterproofing and Structural Repair Contractors). Doug is highly trained and certified in various aspects of waterproofing and foundation repair by reputable organizations.

In 2019, Doug saw endless potential for the Florida Foundation Authority staff by joining Groundworks Companies.

“I am excited about what this partnership means for the team,” he said. “Groundworks has repeatedly demonstrated that it can deliver significant growth through superior products and services to the companies it acquires. That growth, combined with being part of a larger company, opens up entirely new career paths for my employees. The newly-found freedom to grow this provides us is energizing and allows us to go from good to great.”

Florida Foundation Authority’s Mission:
We strive to provide exceptional experiences for our customers and employees every day by providing unsurpassed customer care and a family-orientated work environment. At Florida Foundation Authority, we believe in taking things to the next level.

What Sets Us Apart

If you are in need of an expert repair for your home, consider the highly trained contractors at Florida Foundation Authority, who can get the job done and ensure their work for years to come.

Whether you are having issues with a humid crawl space, a cracked foundation, or sinking concrete, when we answer the call, we provide excellent customer service, innovative products, and a lasting repair.

We only use the best, latest products for your home improvement needs, and our technicians receive continuous professional training in best practices for crawl space and foundation industry standards.

If our expertise can’t convince you then let our transferable warranty that is placed on most of our work strengthen your confidence in Florida Foundation Authority. Plan on selling your home? No problem, just pass the warranty to the new homeowner.

Call us for a free, no pressure quote and one of our experts will provide a no-cost home assessment for any potential repairs you may need!



3723 Hogshead Rd
Apopka, FL 32703