Repair Maintenance So you got your foundation cracks sorted and the repair was successful. Is that it? Short answer is no, you still have a bunch of things to do to make sure it never happens again. While it may not really be possible to control what goes on under the soil or control the [...]
Wall Rotation There are a number of indications to damaged foundations and as we have discussed in detail in previous posts, they are often manifest in the walls. Cracks and other signs of structural damage are also good indicators, you should be aware of them, and not take certain types of cracks easily. There are, [...]
15 May 2018
You May Need More Than One Solution for Your Wall Cracks Have you spotted wall cracks in your foundation? This can be a source of great worry to a homeowner. Foundation problems aren’t something that any homeowner likes to deal with. However, once the cracks have appeared, there’s no going back. The problem must be [...]
26 Apr 2018
Foundation Repair in Lexington, KY Owning a home ranks up there on the "American dream". As a very precious investment, it is important to maintain this property in the best shape. However, most homeowners focus only on the aesthetics. According to a 2015 industry review, the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) says that over [...]
13 Apr 2018
What To Do When There’s a Basement Flood Have you experienced a basement flood? The following are some things you ought to know before you go down to clean it. Safety considerations If your basement is flooded, consider it a hazardous zone. There are several safety considerations to take including the following: A wet basement poses [...]
Have you experienced a basement flood? The following are some things you ought to know before you go down to clean it. Safety considerations If your basement is flooded, consider it a hazardous zone. There are several safety considerations to take including the following: A wet basement poses a risk of electrical shock. It is therefore [...]
26 Feb 2018
Brick is a strong and durable material. It is also quite attractive and easy to maintain. It is therefore not surprising that many homeowners used brick for their floors in the past. Many people still opt for brick floors in their basements. This is not just for its durability but also for the strong rustic [...]
14 Dec 2017
If you’re dealing with a large number of cracks that have a width large than an eighth of an inch, you will need to invest in foundation repair. These cracks are good indication that the wall is experiencing inward movement. This means that it is under extreme pressure from the surrounding soil and is moving [...]