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 [...]
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, [...]
Shallow vs. Deep Foundation Repair Is your foundation sinking? There are two types of foundation repair to consider when faced with a sinking foundation. These are shallow and deep repair. It is important to consider the merits of the different types of repair in order to choose the best system for your situation. Deep repairs [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Crawl Space Waterproofing in Bowling Green KY When homes are constructed with a crawl space, the space is often left open with a vent. However, a home inspection will often reveal that such a space is prone to moisture damage. If your home inspection reveals the presence of mold or other signs of moisture problems, [...]
28 Jul 2014
Most people shudder when they think of creatures like centipedes, silverfish, and spiders. Even in the Kentuckiana region, where a rich ecosystem allows for high insect populations, many people are disgusted and even frightened when these creepy-crawlies are seen outdoors. However, they’re infamous for sneaking into homes and sending the residents screaming and cringing away [...]