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Tips to Help You Choose a Foundation Contractor

Considering that your home’s foundation is one of its most critical components, as it supports your entire home, it is important that you find an experienced foundation contractor to work on your home if you are in need of foundation repairs. Yet, how can you find a foundation contractor in your area that you can […]

Five Signs That Your Home’s Foundation May Have Cracks

Cracks in your home’s foundation are a big deal.  They can cause significant damage throughout your entire house and create uneven surfaces.  Larger cracks may also affect the structural integrity of your house. While cracks may happen out of sight, many of the signs can be seen throughout your house.  Here are several signs that […]

Early Warning Signs That You Are in Need of Slab Foundation Repair

If left unrepaired, foundation damage can become extensive and threaten your home’s structural integrity. Not only can this damage be costly, but it can also be frustrating since the extent of the damage could have been mitigated if you had noticed the early signs of foundation problems. This makes it important that you are lookout […]

How Often Should I Have a Foundation Inspection?

Your home’s foundation bears the weight of your building, and holds it steady against the forces of nature. Despite playing such an important role, the foundation is something most people do not think about that often. Even so, it is just as necessary to inspect your foundation as it is your roof or HVAC system. […]

Are You In Need Of Foundation Repair Services?

The moment a homeowner notices one or more cracks running along a wall or floor of the home will not be an enjoyable one. When there is any indication of a cracked foundation, it should be taken seriously and inspected as soon as possible. However, it is important to know that not every crack in […]

The Basics About House Leveling

You might be worried that your house’s foundation is sinking.  You have heard that it is fixed with house leveling, but aren’t sure what that means.  If you are interested in learning more, here are several basics about house leveling: What is house leveling? House leveling is the process of lifting a home back into […]

When is It Settling Versus a Foundation Problem?

The great question homeowners have about foundation repair – right beside how much is costs – is if this foundation issue a sign of a problem? Most homeowners know that foundations are prone to settling. Newly built houses will experience it in the first few years, but even beyond that, your house will continue to […]

Can Your Foundation Become Too Dry?

Everyone knows the potential problems that can happen when a foundation becomes too wet. Poor drainage and pooling water around a foundation can cause the soil to expand, shift, and the water can place pressure on foundation parts like your basement walls. However, the alternative – the soil being too dry – can also be […]

What Causes Concrete Slab Foundation Failure?

Concrete slab foundations are the most popular kind of foundations for homes in Texas and beyond. They are also one of the most simple considering it is just a flat surface of concrete. It should make your feel pretty secure, but everything is prone to failure. When a concrete slab foundation fails, it mean that […]

How is House Leveling Done?

House leveling, by pure definition, is simple. It is taking the lowest part of your sinking, damaged foundation and making it level with the highest point of that foundation. Of course, that makes it sound simple, and it might be if there wasn’t already a house on top of that foundation. House leveling, in process, […]