Is your Home Showing Signs of Foundation Problems?

Is your home telling you that you have a foundation problem? Is there water in your basement or crawl space? Are your basement walls wet? Are your walls cracking?

Inward bowed brick wall

If you can answer yes to any of the previous questions, you need to contact a foundation repair expert today. These are all signs that your foundation walls are under stress. You will need to have a foundation expert evaluate your situation before things get much worse. When things get worse they get more expensive. Walkthrough your basement or go into your crawl space and take a look and see what your foundation is telling you.

Foundation Walls and Water

Water can cause many issues for your foundation. It can cause soil to expand and contract, putting hydrostatic pressure on your foundation/basement walls. When your walls can not take the pressure anymore, they will begin to bow or crack. From there, water can leak into your basement and cause damage including mold and mildew, wood rot, and more. The best way to protect your home is by getting waterproofing or foundation repair services by a professional foundation repair contractor.

Foundation engineers can be the best insurance that you can get when it comes to your homes foundation. An engineer will have your best interest in mind when he evaluates your homes foundation and he will give you tips and suggestions on what needs to be done and what you can do to help solve your current problem. The engineer then can oversee any repairs that need to be done and make sure that the work is performed correctly. Give us a call today and we will help you find a contractor in your area.

Your home is your largest investment, and taking care of your home is money in your pocket in the long run!