What is a Pier and Beam Foundation?
What is a Pier and Beam Foundation? My Foundation Repairs proudly works with homeowners across the United States, so we know that not all foundations are the same. Depending on where you live, your needs may be vastly different from other parts of the country. That’s why we are experts in all types of different…
How Does a Sump Pump Work
How Does a Sump Pump Work? If you have a basement, then you need a sump pump! A sump pump is an essential piece of equipment for keeping your basement dry. It works by pumping water out of the sump pit and sending it away from your home. Let’s take a look at how sump…
What is a French Drain?
What is a French Drain? Managing the drainage around your home is essential when it comes to protecting your foundation. Pooling water can cause problems like unpleasant smells and mud, but it can also lead to serious issues, such as a wet basement, standing water that attracts harmful bacteria and pests, and mold. Investing in…
How to Repair A Crumbling Foundation
All Articles, Foundation Repair, Residential Foundation Repair
How to Repair A Crumbling Foundation A crumbling foundation can be a homeowner’s worst nightmare. Not only is it a sign of structural damage, but it can also be costly to repair. Take a look at the causes of residential foundation crumbling, what to look for to correctly identify a crumbling foundation, and how to…
What are Helical Piers?
All Articles, Foundation Repair, Foundation Settlement and Sinking, Residential Foundation Repair
What are Helical Piers? If you are looking for a foundation repair solution that is both affordable and durable, helical piers may be the answer you are looking for. Helical piers are screws that are inserted into the ground and used to support foundations. They have been used for years to provide stability to structures…
How to Fix Sticking Windows
All Articles, Foundation Repair, Residential Foundation Repair, Seasonal Foundation Concerns
Windows are a crucial part of any home. They provide natural light and ventilation, and they also add aesthetic value to your property. However, windows can sometimes stick, which can be annoying and even dangerous. In this blog post, we will discuss what causes windows to stick and how you can fix them! How to…
Do You Have Mold in Your Crawl Space? Here’s What to Do
Crawl Space Repair, Waterproofing
Mold can be a huge problem in crawl spaces. Not only is mold unsightly, but it can also be dangerous to your health. If you think you may have mold in your crawl space, it’s important to act immediately. Look at the 5 signs of mold in your crawl space with My Foundation Repairs, as…
How to Encapsulate a Crawl Space
Crawl Space Repair
If you have a crawl space under your home, you know how important it is to keep it insulated and sealed up. A crawl space can be a major source of energy loss, and if it’s not properly encapsulated, it can also lead to moisture problems in your home. My Foundation Repairs will discuss three…
What Does it Mean if I Have Cracks Where the Ceiling Meets the Wall?
Foundation Repair, Home and Foundation Cracks, Residential Foundation Repair
What does it mean if you have cracks where the ceiling meets the wall? This is a question that many homeowners ask themselves, and for good reason. Cracks in the drywall can be dangerous, and they should be fixed as soon as possible. In this blog post, we will discuss the causes of cracks in…
What is Mudjacking?
All Articles, Concrete Leveling, Foundation Repair, Mudjacking, Residential Foundation Repair, Uneven Concrete
Mudjacking is a process that is used to raise and level concrete slabs. It is often used to fix sunken or uneven concrete, but it can also be used for other applications such as pavement repair and soil stabilization. What is Mudjacking? Mudjacking, also known as slab jacking or mud jacking, is a process of…