13 Jan 2019
Do You Have the Right Contractor for the Repair of Your Foundation Wall Cracks? The mere mention of foundation wall cracks is enough to send shudders down the spine of any home owner. However, with the right contractor assisting you, you can be sure that you’ll have the cracks repaired for the long term. But, [...]
So your basement is flooded. It is one the worst things that can happen to a home and it can be quite disheartening at the same for you. Water tends to get everywhere and if not acted upon right away, it can further damage a lot of property. That is one the reasons why you [...]
Foundation Slabs Concrete foundations can be laid in more ways than one. There are T shaped, Slab on Grade foundations, and frost protected types. While all of them have their own advantages and disadvantages, some are more suitable than others depending on the geography of the area. Foundation slabs are popular as they are relatively cheap [...]
Danger Signs to Look Out for Dangers involved include collapse of your home and as such before you lose the jewel of your eye, why not look out for these signs and immediately call a professional when you notice them? Interior Wall Cracks There are myriad causes of these cracks including movement of clay soil, [...]
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, [...]
A French drain is a method of removing surface and ground water away from a building foundation. This is a preventative measure often used to avoid damage to the foundation. The French drain is a trench filled with gravel or rock or a perforated pipe encased in crushed stone. It is a method used to [...]
13 Sep 2017
Piering Stabilization in Louisville KY Your home is one of the biggest investments you have made in life. The last thing you would imagine is losing it through structural damage that can be repaired. However, the Concrete Foundations Association (CFA) says many houses are in danger of total failure due to poor foundation maintenance. Foundation [...]
Foundation Repair in Nashville IN Are you experiencing issues with your foundation? Foundation repair is a big investment especially when the damage is extensive. However, with a professional working on your foundation, you can be sure of experiencing long term benefits. If you want to get the best out of the whole foundation repair exercise, [...]
28 May 2017
Piering Stabilization in Elizabethtown KY If you have a sinking, uneven or sloping foundation, you may be wondering how you can restore your foundation. Your search may have led you to consider piering stabilization as one of your options. There are many benefits to using this system. What is piering stabilization? Foundations sink when the [...]