Can You Fix Foundation Cracks by Yourself?

05/20/2022

All Articles, Foundation Repair, Residential Foundation Repair

Most foundation cracks are caused by settlement – when the ground beneath your home moves and causes the foundation to shift. Other causes of foundation cracks can include water seepage, poorly compacted soil, and tree roots. If you’re noticing signs of foundation problems in your home, it’s important to get them repaired as soon as possible. Trying…

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What Are the Best Foundation Repair Methods?

05/10/2022

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If you are having problems with your foundation, it is important to find a good foundation repair method and get the repairs done as soon as possible. There are many different foundation repair methods available, but not all of them are equally effective. My Foundation Repair will discuss five of the best residential foundation repair methods and…

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What’s the difference between helical piers and helical piles?

04/10/2022

All Articles, Foundation Repair, Helical Piers, Residential Foundation Repair

What’s the difference between helical piers and helical piles? When it comes to foundation solutions, there are a lot of different types of piers and piles available. So, which is the best option for your project? In this blog post, we will compare helical piers and helical piles to help you decide which solution is…

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Do Helical Piers Work?

03/20/2022

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Do Helical Piers Work? If you’re having foundation problems with your home, helical piers may be the solution for you. But do helical piers work? What are the pros and cons of using them? In this blog post, we’ll take a look at helical piers and see what they can do for you. Helical piers…

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What Are the Signs of a Bad Foundation?

03/10/2022

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What Are the Signs of a Bad Foundation? A bad foundation can spell disaster for your home. Not only can it cause your home to collapse, but it can also lead to water damage and mold growth. If you think your home might have foundation problems, it’s important to know the signs of a bad…

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Can a Floating Foundation be Repaired?

02/20/2022

Foundation Repair, Residential Foundation Repair

Whether you’re talking about a floating foundation or a slab foundation, the definition is the same. A floating or slab foundation is a foundation that doesn’t use footings and the foundation is a poured concrete slab that extends just below the frost line (the depth in the soil to which groundwater is most likely to…

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How Does Cold Weather Affect a Foundation?

02/10/2022

All Articles, Foundation Repair, Residential Foundation Repair, Seasonal Foundation Concerns

How Does Cold Weather Affect a Foundation? While many are looking forward to spring, there are still a few weeks of winter left. Melting snow, freezing temps, and late blizzards are all triggers for seasonal foundation concerns. There are a few different ways that cold weather can affect your foundation. Learn how to spot the…

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Is It Safe to Live in a House with Foundation Problems?

01/20/2022

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Is It Safe to Live in a House with Foundation Problems? Whether you’re getting ready to buy a house or you have just gotten comfortable in your forever home, foundation problems aren’t always at the front of every homeowner’s mind. However, paying attention to signs around the home might indicate that foundation repair is on…

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What Type of Foundations are Used for Commercial Buildings?

01/10/2022

All Articles, Commercial Foundation Repair, Foundation Repair

What Type of Foundations are Used for Commercial Buildings? When it comes to foundations, commercial foundations rely on elements like soil conditions and construction size as much as residential foundations. Where the two differ, however, is when you begin to factor in load-bearing capacity. Commercial foundations are the most important part of a structure because…

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When is the Best Time to Get My Foundation Repaired?

12/10/2021

Foundation Repair, Residential Foundation Repair

When is the Best Time to Get My Foundation Repaired? Have you been noticing issues around your home that may be signs of foundation problems? Maybe you have cracks in your walls that you’re afraid will get bigger, or maybe you’ve noticed that your chimney is separating from your home. These issues can feel very…

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