What’s The Difference Between Foundation Engineers and Foundation Specialists?

06/17/2020

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What’s The Difference Between Foundation Engineers and Foundation Specialists? Foundation engineers and foundation repair specialists are both experts, but how do you know which you need? While both may be needed, the order that you hire them is dependent upon the circumstances. When To Hire a Foundation Engineer If you have settlement or other structural…

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Foundation Repairs Near Me | How to Find the Right Expert for Your Project

06/17/2020

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Foundation Repairs Near Me | How to Find the Right Expert for Your Project Tired of searching for “Foundation repairs near me?” only to find tons of dead ends? We hear you, and we can help! If you’re looking for a professional contractor certified in foundation repairs, look no further. In order for contractors to…

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Foundation Problems Hurt Resale Value

05/28/2020

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Foundation Problems Hurt Resale Value Foundation problems can make it difficult to sell your home. Your home is your castle, but foundation issues can make it seem like you’re trapped in a damp, crumbling dungeon. Those problems can lower your home’s resale value and make it difficult to sell the property. Experts estimate unresolved foundation…

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Schedule a No-Contact Home Inspection

05/15/2020

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Schedule a No-Contact Home Inspection We know your family’s health and safety is a top priority for you, and we want to let you know that those things are important to us too! So throughout the month of May, we’re offering a $25 Uber Eats gift card to any of our customers that schedule a…

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Need to Find a Foundation Repair Specialist? It’s What We Do!

04/28/2020

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Need to Find a Foundation Repair Specialist? It’s What We Do! Don’t let the fear of finding the right foundation contractor overwhelm you. With My Foundation Repairs, you don’t need to worry about trying to find a foundation repair specialist on top of trying to figure out what the problem is. Let us do the…

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Pyrrhotite Causes New England Foundations to Crumble

02/20/2020

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Pyrrhotite Causes New England Foundations to Crumble Crumbling foundations have become an expensive reality for hundreds of Massachusetts and Connecticut homeowners. Their foundations were made with pyrrhotite, a mineral that can react with water. How does pyrrhotite affect foundations? Pyrrhotite is an iron sulfide mineral. According to the American Geosciences Institute, “When iron sulfides are…

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Finding a Foundation Repair Company

06/19/2019

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Finding a Foundation Repair Company Foundation repairs can be intimidating. If your home or business is experiencing issues, you may already be hesitant to look for a foundation repair contractor simply because of cost or other reasons. You do not want to invest in repairs that fail or don’t provide you with peace of mind,…

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Contractor 101: When the Job’s Done

02/14/2019

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Contractor 101: When the Job’s Done Keeping Records Keep all paperwork related to your project in one place. This includes copies of the contract, change orders and correspondence with your home improvement professionals. Keep a log or journal of all phone calls, conversations and activities. These records are especially important if you have problems with…

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Contractor 101: Don’t Get Scammed

02/14/2019

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Contractor 101: Don’t Get Scammed The “Home Improvement” Loan Scam A contractor calls or knocks on your door and offers to install a new roof or remodel your kitchen at a price that sounds reasonable. You tell him you’re interested, but can’t afford it. He tells you it’s no problem — he can arrange financing…

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Finding a Contractor: Part 3

02/14/2019

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Finding a Contractor: Part 3 Understanding Your Payment Options You have several payment options for most home improvement and maintenance and repair projects. For example, you can get your own loan or ask the contractor to arrange financing for larger projects. For smaller projects, you may want to pay by check or credit card. Avoid…

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