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About A-1 Concrete Leveling Services

OUR STORY

Living in Western New York, winter takes a heavy toll on concrete. The last thing any of us want to deal with is our concrete sinking, pitching, or failing, especially when it creates an unsafe walking environment or a situation where water is directed in a way that accelerates the problem. At A-1 Concrete Leveling it is our goal to offer accurate estimates, fair pricing, professional workers, high-quality results, guaranteed work, environmentally-friendly processes, and minimal disruption when correcting your concrete problems. If your concrete is sunken but the slabs are in good condition we will do our best to take the hassle out of protecting your home or business.

 

A-1 Concrete Leveling was started in Buffalo in 2007 by Pete and Nicole Easton. Prior to A-1’s arrival in Western New York, concrete leveling was not widely available in the area even though it was desperately needed due to the harsh freeze and thaw conditions which occur every Winter resulting in sinking, uneven concrete.

 

Although Pete was born in Buffalo his family relocated to Marquette, Michigan, when Pete was a toddler. Growing up on Lake Superior, Pete was always very comfortable with inclement weather, so choosing to serve Western New York residents and businesses with concrete leveling services was an easy climate choice for him. Nicole, on the other hand, grew up in Arizona and the ongoing joke (still, over a decade later) is that Pete tricked her into moving to Buffalo by telling her that it barely ever snowed here. Of course she knew better!

 

Prior to starting A-1, Pete and Nicole worked in the global consumer goods industry for fifteen and thirteen years respectfully. Pete was based in Youngstown, Ohio, and then Cleveland, Ohio, and Nicole was in Portland, Oregon, and then Phoenix, Arizona. Their career paths were mirrored until they were both brought into the corporate office in Atlanta, Georgia, where their two-year long-distance relationship finally allowed them to be together. While they enjoyed many aspects of the various sales and marketing positions they held throughout the years, Pete couldn't help wondering if he was working so diligently for somebody else, how hard would he work for himself.

 

In 2006 Pete began considering leaving the consumer goods industry to start a business. But the question was what business and where? Familiar with concrete leveling because of friends who had been operating A-1 Concrete Leveling businesses in Ohio and Pennsylvania for over a decade, Pete had the fortunate opportunity to meet Grover Miller, inventor of the patented pumping equipment system used on the A-1 pumping trucks. He began to consider markets to start an A-1 franchise, and, after careful consideration, it came down to Milwaukee or Buffalo.

 

Pete went to college outside of Green Bay, Wisconsin, and felt comfortable choosing Milwaukee, but he was born in Buffalo and that tie felt like going back to his beginning, returning to his roots. Milwaukee already had a moderately developed concrete leveling offering but WNY residents didn't have a consistent concrete leveling option.

 

Buffalo was sealed by a few things: the adjacency to friends in Ohio and Pennsylvania as a resource, excitement at the thought of developing a whole new market for concrete leveling in a community that was re-energizing, and the thing that everyone said would never happen...Grover Miller, the quiet-spoken inventor of A-1’s equipment, told Pete: "Buffalo."

 

OUR TEAM

Peter Easton

President & CEO

Pete assesses potential projects and completes estimates with his focus on our corporate partners. He is integral in the strategic direction of the company with a focus on managing growth, investigating new equipment options, and managing adjacent vendor partner alignment and opportunities.

Michele Hendricks

Office Manager

Michele manages all office-related concerns including scheduling estimates and tracking our crews daily project completion status in real time. Michele is always working on improving our customer software program and researching how to make A-1 more effective and efficient.

Michael Steer

Project Manager

Mike assesses potential projects and completes estimates with his focus on our residential and commercial customers. Mike is routinely providing feedback on customer perspectives and alternative avenues to better serve A-1’s clients.

Javen Viele

Support Specialist

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Matt Clayton

Estimate Scheduler

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TBD

Project Specialist

Now Hiring!

Nicole Young Easton

Vice-President & Business Development

Nicole works to develop and strengthen corporate relationships, provides the back-end financial analysis and investment strategy, and manages the core marketing focus.

Jennifer Crowley

Project Coordinator

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Lead Crews

Crew Members

Eduardo Nieves (Foreman) & Thomas Irwin (Mix Specialist)

Samuel Negron (Foreman) & Alfonso Santos (Mix Specialist)

Carmella Rhodes

Office Support

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Martha Anderson

Social Media Manager

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Customer List
Our Customers Include:

Advanced Property Management

Adventure Landing

Amherst Baptist Church

Amherst Central School District

Andruschat Real Estate Services

Applebee’s

Aspire of WNY

Baker Victory Services

Barker Central School District

Basil Ford

BDR Construction

Beauty Pools

Belmont Management Co. Inc.

Big Ditch Brewing Co.

Bliss Construction

Briody Healthcare

Brookdale Memory Care

Brookdale Niagara Senior Living

Buffalo Consistory

Buffalo Dental Group

Buffalo Launch Club

Buffalo Medical Group

Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority

Buffalo Museum of Science

Buffalo Yacht Club

Bunny Bunch Daycare

Capitol Cleaners

Century 21

Chautauqua Yacht Club

Child & Family Services

Childtime Daycare

Christian Central Academy

Ciminelli Development

Cintas

City of North Tonawanda

City of Tonawanda

Clover Management

Community Services for Every1

Connecticut Street Armory

Corning Incorporated

Crosby’s Convenience Stores

Crystal Clear Pools

Delaware Towers Condos

Delphi

Duff’s

D'Youville University

Elderwood

Elmar Industries

Erie County

Erie County Community College

Fairwood Management

First Niagara

Five Star Bank

FMC Peroxygens

Fox Run at Orchard Park

Foxberry Village

Frank’s Basement Systems

Georgetown Apartments

Glendale Development

Goodyear-Dunlop

Grand Island Memorial Library

Great Lakes Plastics

Greif

H.H. Dobbins

Hainsworth Farms LLC

Hartland Fire Department

Honeywell

Horizon Health

Iskalo Development

Kaleida Health

Kenmore Development

Kloc Blossom Chapel

Kloc's Grove

Lancaster Central School District

LeFrois Development

Liberty Square Apartments

LMM Properties

London Towne Apartments

Mae Len Farms

Marriott Hotels

Mercy Flight

Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital

MJ Peterson

Morgan Homes

Mustachio's Pizza

National Air Cargo

New York State Thruway Authority

Niagara Building Systems

Niagara County

Niagara County Sewer District

Niagara County Sheriff's Department

Niagara Falls Bridge Commission -Lewiston-Queenston Bridge

Niagara Produce

Niagara Regional Federal Credit Union

Niagara Yacht Club

Nichols School

Northeast College of Health

Northeast Diversification

Oakgrove Construction

Occhino Corporation

Olcott Yacht Club

Olde Towne Village Apartments

Patterson-Stevens

People Inc.

Pine Woods Animal Hospital

Plaza Group Commercial Real Estate

Ransom Oaks Community

Realty USA

Reid Petroleum

RJE International

Rodriguez Construction Group

Scott Lawn Yard

Sealing Devices

Sharp General Contracting

Shea’s Performing Arts Center

Sisters of St. Joseph

Smith Boys

Somerset Power Plant

St. John Paul II Catholic Church

St. Stephen's Church of Christ

Stanley G. Falk School

SUNY Brockport

Tarantino Properties

The Chapel at Crosspointe

The Chapel Cheektowaga Campus

The Church of the Advent

The Vinyl Outlet

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Timon Towers

TM Montante

Tonawanda Church of Christ.

Tony Walker & Co.

Town of Amherst

Town of Cheektowaga

Town of Lockport

Town of New Albion

Town of Newfane

Town of Perinton

Town of Tonawanda

Town of Wales

Town of Wheatfield

Transitional Services

Trinity Lutheran Church

U.S. Border Patrol

U.S. Coast Guard

U.S.P.S.

Uniland

Union Commons

University at Buffalo

VA Western NY Healthcare System

Village of Akron

Village of Kenmore

Villas at Chestnut Ridge

Wagner Precision

Walden Commons

Walgreens

Wedgewood Condos

Weinberg Campus

Wendy’s (muy!hamburgers)

Wilson Boat Yard

Youngstown Yacht Club

Zaepfel Development

and many others!

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