Structural vs Non-Structural Foundation Cracks

01/14/2015

All Articles, Home and Foundation Cracks

Structural vs Non-Structural Foundation Cracks It’s important to know that not all cracks cause structural damage, some cracks are just a natural sign of aging and are non-structural cracks. If you have foundation cracks, they can get worse over time. They can start off as non-structural, but they will still allow water to enter through the…

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Underpinning Solutions

01/14/2015

All Articles, Commercial Foundation Repair, Crawl Space Repair, Foundation Repair, Residential Foundation Repair

Underpinning Solutions  Underpinning & Piering Solutions If you’ve noticed sticking windows or drywall cracks, My Foundation Repairs has permanent, warranted foundation repair solutions for your settling foundation. In fact, My Foundation Repairs has a group of qualified, professional foundation repair companies that we work with that use ECP products. Earth Contact Products (ECP) is the leading…

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Cold Effects on Foundations

01/13/2015

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Cold Effects on Foundations Ice Effects: How Cold Affects Concrete Foundations Cold weather can have a major impact on your concrete foundation. When the ground freezes and melts, it causes the soil to heave and contract. This is called the frost heave cycle. Ultimately, this cycle can have a negative impact on your foundation because…

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Common Indoor/Outdoor Foundation Problems

01/13/2015

All Articles, Foundation Repair

Common Indoor/Outdoor Foundation Problems Indoor and Outdoor Foundation Problems to Watch For The causes of foundation problems are rarely a result of the structure of the design. Most damage is due to foundation soil that supports the structure. If you are a property owner, knowing the common warning signs can prevent most foundation issues and…

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