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What Are The Various Ways to Repair My Foundation?

Correct, structurally sound foundation repairs to your home require careful assessment of the damage present in order to choose the right repair solution.

Depending on the problem, there are multiple ways that a foundation repair service can correct things like cracks in your foundation, dangerous sagging, and foundation movement.

Here [...]

By |2019-01-04T16:12:43+00:00February 18th, 2019|Foundation Repair Solutions in Andover Kansas, Foundation Repair Solutions in Wichita Kansas, Foundation Repairs in Andover Kansas, Foundation Repairs in Wichita Kansas|Comments Off on What Are The Various Ways to Repair My Foundation?

Do You Know What Freezing Ground Can Do To Foundations?

Home foundation cracks are common in areas where the winter temperatures go below freezing.

As strong as they may be, your cement or block foundations can still develop significant issues or even experience foundation movement as the ground repeatedly freezes and thaws over the years.

Ground freezing is one of the [...]

By |2019-01-04T16:12:44+00:00February 4th, 2019|Foundation Cracks in Eldorado Kansas, Foundation Cracks in Wichita Kansas, Foundation Issues in Andover Kansas, Foundation Issues in Wichita Kansas|Comments Off on Do You Know What Freezing Ground Can Do To Foundations?

What Makes My Sump Pump Freeze In The Winter?

Foundation sump pumps are important devices in homes where geography or soil quality makes basement flooding a possibility.

Though they usually work fine on their own without much monitoring, it’s not uncommon for a pump to freeze in the winter.

Frozen basement sump pump systems can spell disaster if they [...]

Learn The Reasons Why Your Basement Is So Cold!

A finished basement is a great way to increase the size of your house and put that frequently ignored space to good use.

The reason why many people don’t do it or why these finished spaces might not get the use they should is due to basement issues that make [...]

By |2019-01-04T16:12:45+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Basement Issues in Andover Kansas, Basement Issues in Derby Kansas, Basement Problems in Eldorado Kansas, Basement Problems in Wichita Kansas|Comments Off on Learn The Reasons Why Your Basement Is So Cold!

How Winter Weather Causes Leaky Basements – Part 2!

Part 1 of this series of 2 articles about winter wet basement problems pointed out issues that are easy to prevent with good observation, proper home maintenance, and repair when it’s needed.

In part 2, learn about basement wall leaking that requires a more intensive solution.

When your basement is [...]

By |2019-01-04T16:12:46+00:00December 19th, 2018|Basement Wall Leaking Cracks in Andover Kansas, Basement Wall Leaking in Wichita Kansas, Wet Basement Problems in Derby Kansas, Wet Basement Problems in Eldorado Kansas|Comments Off on How Winter Weather Causes Leaky Basements – Part 2!

How Winter Weather Causes Leaky Basements – Part 1!

Basement water problems can sneak up on you when you’re not looking.

The most common time that you might discover basement wall leaking and other moisture problems is in the winter due to the cold weather.

To detect these problems or avoid them in the future so your home stays [...]

By |2019-01-04T16:12:46+00:00December 5th, 2018|Basement Wall Leaking in Derby Kansas, Basement Wall Leaking in Eldorado Kansas, Basement Water Problems in Andover Kansas, Basement Water Problems in Wichita Kansas|Comments Off on How Winter Weather Causes Leaky Basements – Part 1!

Can I Fix My Sinking Sidewalk With Mudjacking?

A sinking sidewalk or walkway can be a liability issue just waiting to happen.

Not only does it look unsightly, it’s also a tripping hazard. In addition, it can divert water places where you don’t want it to go.

Mudjacking is one way you can have your sinking sidewalk repaired.

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By |2019-01-04T16:12:47+00:00November 21st, 2018|Mudjacking in Andover Kansas, Mudjacking in Wichita Kansas|Comments Off on Can I Fix My Sinking Sidewalk With Mudjacking?

What Causes A Foundation To Sink or Move?

One of the more serious foundation problems that could affect your home is sinking or movement.

Foundation sinking indicates some kind of problem with the ground your house is built on or even with the foundation or slab itself.

There are three main reasons why a foundation will move: soil [...]

By |2019-01-04T16:12:47+00:00November 7th, 2018|Foundation Problems in Derby Kansas, Foundation Problems in Wichita Kansas, Foundation Sinking in Andover Kansas, Foundation Sinking in Wichita Kansas|Comments Off on What Causes A Foundation To Sink or Move?

What Type of Foundation Problems Could I Have?

The foundation of your house is its main support structure and the critical component that holds up everything else.

Foundation problems can cause serious issues, from the shifting of walls to moisture and mold problems.

In spite of the many ways that foundation issues can make themselves known, there are [...]

By |2019-01-04T16:12:48+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Foundation Issues in Derby Kansas, Foundation Issues in Wichita Kansas, Foundation Problems in Andover Kansas, Foundation Problems in Wichita Kansas|Comments Off on What Type of Foundation Problems Could I Have?