Sources of Wet Basement Leaks

08/21/2020

All Articles, Commercial Foundation Repair, Residential Foundation Repair, Waterproofing

Sources of Wet Basement Leaks Wet Basement and Water Leaks Where is the water coming from? Basement water leaks can be elusive at times. Narrow down the source of your leak and find the best way to protect your home from a wet basement. What Types of Rain Affect my Home? If it doesn’t matter…

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Quality Foundation Repair Contractors vs. Handyman Repairs

08/19/2020

All Articles, Foundation Repair

Quality Foundation Repair Contractors vs. Handyman Repairs When it comes to foundation repairs, you want to be sure you’re hiring the right team for the job. It’s important to look for quality foundation repair contractors, and not just the handyman you know down the street. In many cases, putting a band-aide on the problem, will…

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There is a Gap Between the Soil and My Foundation

08/12/2020

All Articles, Seasonal Foundation Concerns

There is a Gap Between the Soil and My Foundation Many areas throughout the US have expansive soil, or soil with heavy clay content. Expansive soil swells when wet, and shrinks excessively when dry. When the soil shrinks, it often causes large cracks and crevices to appear. The expansion and contraction of the soil is…

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How Noticeable Are Push Piers?

08/07/2020

All Articles, Foundation Repair, Foundation Settlement and Sinking

How Noticeable Are Push Piers? Push piers can stabilize your home’s foundation. They’re installed below ground, so they’re not noticeable. One question we’re occasionally asked at My Foundation Repairs is, “How noticeable are push piers?” The answer is, not noticeable at all. We understand homeowners want to correct foundation problems, but they also don’t want…

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8 Steps To Take When Your Basement Floods

08/06/2020

All Articles, Waterproofing

8 Steps To Take When Your Basement Floods A heavy storm can dump a deluge of rain and flood your basement. After the initial shock of seeing a basement covered in water, many homeowners struggle with, “What do I do next?” The waterproofing experts at My Foundation Repairs can help you figure out what to…

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