A sinking slab (also known as sinking concrete) is always worth fixing, whether it’s located in your basement, garage, driveway or patio. A simple crack in a concrete slab isn’t necessarily a problem. Cracks are even supposed to occur along “control” joints such as those built into a sidewalk. When a concrete slab cracks and sinks,
The summer is the best time to ensure that your waterproofing strategy is working effectively. You don’t want to be caught off guard when mother nature arrives. So here is a handy summer checklist to make sure your house is fully waterproofed: 1.) Check the interior and exterior of your foundation for any holes, cracks, or crumbling.
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
Spring is a wonderful time of year! Warmer weather and blooming flowers are a great excuse to invite friends and family over for cookouts, pool parties and other fun activities. With spring can also come heavy rain. For many unfortunate homeowners, spring showers will result in a flooded basement, swampy crawl space and even foundation
During the winter, homeowners tend to focus on interior repairs and problems, like refinishing a basement or updating the electrical system. However, it is important to keep an eye on your home’s foundation when the weather turns cold to check for damage that requires immediate attention. Here are several potential problems to look for. Freezing Temperatures When
The calendar is turning and we’re in the home stretch toward winter and the end of the year. When this happens you know you will be spending more time in your home and you will want to make certain the home is in tip-top shape to brave the snow and cold ahead. In addition to