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Foundation Repair During The Winter

Winter lasts around 4 months-from mid December until mid-March. During this time period, there are more benefits of winter foundation repair than one might realize. Furthermore, winter months are typically slower for foundation repair companies. They assume that foundation repairs would be too difficult with the cold weather. In addition, because of the colder weather […]

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What Causes Foundation Problems Anyways?

Soils and Foundation Why do foundation problems occur? Where do these challenges begin and where do they end? The answers to these questions are not always simple. In fact, they are quite complex, but at the end of these questions stems one concept: soils. Soil plays a huge factor in how our foundations settle, sink, […]

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Preparing your Foundation for Winter

Winter can be tough on your foundation. Cold temperatures cause soil to contract and shrink, leaving room for your foundation to settle and shift. Foundations that do this will often crack and leave openings for water or even pests. If you have snow and ice, it may melt and leak into your basement through foundation […]

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Cracks

One of the most common problems for foundations is cracks. They appear everywhere! Ceilings, walls, floors, foundations, and basements all run the risk of becoming cracked. They are also one of the easiest ways to tell that you may have foundation issues. When your foundation begins to sink or settle, your walls, floors, and ceilings […]

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Hiring a Reputable Waterproofing Company

When you have problems with leaks and water damage in your basement or crawl space, you might consider a DIY repair or a cheap repair. Obviously, no one wants to spend and arm and a leg on repairs, so you may try to find the cheapest waterproofing contractor or company, but this can lead to […]

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The Problem with DIY Crack Repair

When you have a crack in your home, it is likely that your first thought for crack repair is to fill those cracks with caulking, a new coat of paint, or other quick and easy solutions. It may seem like an obvious choice since it is cheap and doesn’t require a professional. And although it […]

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Get Ready for Spring with Concrete Leveling

What is better than a warm spring evening out on the back deck with a bonfire, some great food, and friends and family? There is not much! So now is the time to make sure your outdoor space is level and even so your guests do not have to worry about tripping, falling, or an […]

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Foundation Cracks

If you notice cracks in your basement or crawlspace, you might immediately start to worry. If you’re a homeowner, you have probably heard horror stories about foundation failure. Although foundation failure is not something to ignore, many times foundation cracks do not mean your home is going to collapse any time soon. That being said, […]

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Foundation Cracks are More Common in Spring

Did you know that foundation cracks most commonly appear in early spring? Concrete is a porous material and when water seeps inside and freezes during the winter, it expands. In the spring when it melts, it contracts. This cycle is puts an immense amount of stress and pressure on concrete slabs such as your home’s […]

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Texas Waterproofing Contractor

Are you in the Amarillo, Texas or Lubbock, Texas area and experiencing problems with water? Maybe you found mold and mildew in your basement or crawlspace. Or maybe you are experiencing water leaks or even flooding. You may also just be thinking ahead and trying to prevent water damage from happening in the first place. […]