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Have a Foundation or Waterproofing Problem?

From foundation problems to basement waterproofing, we can handle a number of foundation repair issues. Browse our solutions below:

 

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Cracks in Drywall Adjacent to Doors and Windows
Caused by foundation settlement or structural issues with beams, columns or joists.
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Floors Not Level
Caused by structural issues with beams, columns or joists.
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Windows Not Working Properly
Caused by foundation settlement or structural issues with beams, columns or joists.
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Doors Not Working Properly
Caused by foundation settlement or structural issues with beams, columns or joists.
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Cracks in Brick Fascia
Caused by soil desiccation or erosion.
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Cracks in Chimney or Chimney Pulling Away
Caused by soil desiccation or erosion.
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Gaps Under Walls
Caused by structural issues with beams, columns or joists.
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Cracks in Floor
Caused by hydrostatic pressure or soil erosion.
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Bowing Walls
Caused by excessive soil pressure or differential settlement.
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Cracks in Block Foundation
Caused by excessive soil pressure or differential settlement.
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Cracks in Poured Foundation Walls
Caused by excessive soil pressure or differential settlement.
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Un-level Basement Floors
Caused by hydrostatic pressure or soil erosion.

Signs You NeedFoundation Repair

Cracks in Chimney or Chimney Pulling Away from Home

A chimney pulling away from your home (typically the gap between the two gets larger the higher you look) or the bricks in your chimney cracking or separating can be signs of a structural foundation problem, and that you need foundation repair..

Repair Your Sinking Home

Cracks in Brick Fascia

Exterior brickwork is not supposed to crack. If your brickwork exterior cracks or if it has in the past and the foundation repairs have not worked, a structural foundation problem may be the cause.

Repair Your Sinking Home

Bowing Walls

If your basement walls are bowing inward this is typically a sign of hydrostatic pressure expanding the clay on the exterior of the wall and applying more force than the wall was designed to hold.

Concrete Wall Straightening

Windows Not Working Properly

If your windows are sticking or have shifted and won't open at all, the foundation under them may have sunken, and sunken foundations need repair.

Repair Your Sinking Home

Cracks in Floor

A basement floor is designed to sit on the top of the spread footing. If the footing moves downward, in many cases the floor goes with it, resulting in visible cracks.

Repair Your Sinking Home

Cracks in Drywall Adjacent to Doors and Windows

When foundations sink, everything above them sinks as well. Since drywall cannot bend, it cracks.Repair Your Sinking Home

Cracks in Foundation Walls

Cracks in concrete or block foundations may be the result of the foundation moving downward or inward.

Repair Your Sinking Home

Doors not Working Properly

Doors adjacent to (or above) moving foundation walls will frequently become either very difficult to open or will swing open on their own, becoming difficult to latch. Repair Your Sinking Home

Cracks in Block Foundation

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Repair Your Sinking Home

Basement Floors that Aren't Level

A basement floor is designed to sit on the top of the spread footing. If the footing moves down, the floor may go down with it, resulting in concrete settlement. Your foundation is too important to your home for it to be in ill repair.

Sloping Floors Above a Basement or Crawl and Gaps Under Walls

If the structural support system underneath an interior wall or floor begins to fail, gaps under the walls or floors may slope, showing that foundation repair is vitally necessary.

Beam and Column Repair

Homeowners Get a Free Inspection

Schedule a free inspection and foundation evaluation by one of our highly trained staff.  If a repair is necessary we will provide a free, no hassle written proposal and most of our repairs come with a fully transferrable warranty.  We also provide a 30 day price guarantee to ensure a hassle free, low key experience.

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