Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to and Groundworks Companies™ and governs data collection and usage. For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Groundworks Companies™ include, Groundworks, JES Foundation Repair, Indiana Foundation Service, Mount Valley Foundation Services, Tar Heel Basement Systems and,,, The Groundworks website is a news, service, and information site. By using the Groundworks website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Groundworks and its subsidiaries may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • First and Last Name
  • Mailing Address
  • E-Mail Address
  • Phone Number

Groundworks and its subsidiaries may also collect anonymous demographics information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

  • Age
  • Gender

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future

Use of your Personal Information

Groundworks and its subsidiaries collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

Groundworks and its subsidiaries may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Groundworks and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

Groundworks and its subsidiaries does not sell, rent of lease its customer lists to third parties.

Groundworks and its subsidiaries may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Groundworks, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Groundworks and its subsidiaries may disclose your personal information, without notice, if require to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Groundworks and its subsidiaries or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Groundworks and its subsidiaries; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Groundworks and its subsidiaries, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior

Groundworks and its subsidiaries may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Groundworks, in order to determine what Groundworks and its subsidiaries services are most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Groundworks to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Groundworks and its subsidiaries. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of this service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Groundworks and its subsidiaries website.

Use of Cookies

The Groundworks and its subsidiaries website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookies is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Groundworks and its subsidiaries pages, or register with Groundworks and its subsidiaries site or services, a cookie helps Groundworks and its subsidiaries to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Groundworks and its subsidiaries website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Groundworks and its subsidiaries features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept of decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Groundworks and its subsidiaries services or websites you visit.


This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information

Security of your Personal Information

Groundworks and its subsidiaries secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Groundworks and its subsidiaries uses the following methods for this purpose:

  • SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site and its subsidiaries cannot be guaranteed.

Children Under Thirteen

Groundworks and its subsidiaries does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

E-Mail Communications

From time to time, Groundworks and its subsidiaries may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from Groundworks and its subsidiaries or click on a link therein.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Groundworks and its subsidiaries, you may opt out of such communications by unsubscribing from emails by replying “STOP” or clicking on the “UNSUBSCRIBE” button.

Changes to this Statement

Groundworks and its subsidiaries reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. You continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgement of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information

Groundworks and its subsidiaries welcomes your questions and comments regard this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Groundworks and its subsidiaries has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Groundworks at:

Groundworks Companies™
1741 Corporate Landing Pkwy
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23454