Homeowners often wonder how to identify the different signs of foundation problems. It’s definitely a good question to ask. Here’s why – the longer you wait to treat visible signs of damage, the more severe the damage can become. Left untreated, minor cracks and leaks can turn into serious structural issues that compromise the value
Your home is your number one most valuable investment – so it makes sense that maintaining your home’s structural integrity is a high priority. When the structural integrity of a house has been compromised, a variety of unpleasant problems can occur. But how can you tell the difference between normal wear and a problem that
Powerful summer storms and heavy rains can wreak havoc on your home and yard. Be prepared. You can prevent water damage from ruining your basement and your summer. Here are some tips on how to protect your home for the summer storm season. Sump pump- Check to see if your sump pump is working properly.
We’re quickly approaching the Summer months and Summer weather. That means heat and humidity. That also means mold. This is one of the peak times for mold to grow and spread. Summer brings unique weather that differs from the other months. Humidity, which increases the dampness of the air and environment, also promotes mold growth
Crawl spaces are typically vented to remove moisture through evaporation—groundwater, rainwater, and condensate enter the crawl space and, under the right conditions, eventually dry and waft out the vents. It’s a fairly effective way to deal with a part of the house that is prone to dampness. However, vented crawl spaces are also a liability,
You’re about to make the biggest purchase of your life. Are you ready? Before you invest your hard earned money on a new home, it’s important that your sure that the foundation is in good shape. Otherwise, you could be in for expensive repairs later. Check for foundation problems before you buy – you’ll be
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