As drought conditions continue to afflict various regions, homeowners face a new set of challenges related to their home’s foundation. Foundation repair becomes a serious concern during dry spells, as moving soil conditions lead to settling or sinking foundations, bowing walls, and cracks in the walls. In this article, we will explore the impact of […]
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Basement Wall Repair How do you know what the best basement wall repair is for your basement? There are several types of foundation repair methods available and each is designed to solve a specific issue. There are basement walls that are tipping in at the top and basement walls that are bowing in along a horizontal crack.
Foundation Repair Methods Review If you have noticed a wall in your basement bowing in, basement wall cracks, or a shifting foundation, you are probably starting your foundation repair methods review. There are various reasons why a foundation may begin to settle or crack. Poor soil conditions, improper maintenance, and/or poor footing may all be factors.
Foundation repair methods There are different foundation repair methods used depending on your foundation problem. Once you determine if you have bowing basement walls, a settling foundation, a shifting foundation or your basement walls are deteriorating (or some combination of the aforementioned) you can then explore the method that fits your problem. Settling foundations occur
We have seen an increase in customers searching for basement foundation repair recently due to foundation settling, basement walls bowing and shifting and other foundation problems. There are different problems that would dictate different solutions so first we’ll review the three solutions and then take a look at what each solutions is designed to fix.
Foundation Repair for Sifting and Bowing Foundation I recently visited a home in Bath, OH to look at some wall cracks and bowing in need of foundation repair for shifting and bowing foundation. The homeowner found us online and were impressed with the Fortress Stabilization product that we install on bowing basement walls. There
Repair bowed basement walls If you are wondering how to repair bowed basement walls you are likely considering one or two of the following options for your foundation fix: wall anchors or carbon fiber foundation reinforcement. The older technique of installing a wall anchor involves a large bolt that goes through your foundation mounted to