Foundation repair involves various methods of stabilizing a structure that has moved or settled from its original position. This can cause a number of issues with your home or business, which in many cases, is one’s largest investment. Diagnosing and developing a proper course of action should be done as soon as signs of failure appear.
Just like other areas of your home, it’s important to maintain your home’s foundation by looking for any signs of issues. Common signs that you may be in need of foundation repair include:
We are your trusted foundation repair contractors serving all of the Greater Indianapolis area. As a family-owned and operated company, we put the highest priority on keeping your family safe. If you notice any of these in your home, contact us today. We will provide a free inspection and estimate if your home’s foundation does need a repair.
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Foundation issues can arise from a variety of different factors ranging from weather to construction and more. When our team inspects your foundation, we will not only uncover any damage, but we will also find the root cause of the issue to ensure we can provide a lasting solution.
No matter what the cause of your foundation issue, our team will uncover it and provide a custom solution that meets your needs and your budget. Contact us today to take care of your foundation problems.
Rainfall: moisture causes the soil under your home to expand and contract, which can lead to foundation movement
Trees: planting trees too close to your home can cause large roots to push into your home’s foundation
Slope: if your home is built on a hill and your soil has any sort of movement, this could cause your foundation to shift downward, as well
Construction: unfortunately, poor workmanship can also cause lasting issues with the stability of your home
Cracks in your wall can be the result of any number of foundation issues. From settling to water seepage, wall cracks can be an early warning sign of serious damage to come and should be investigated upon encountering them.
A crack in the foundation of your home or commercial space is usually an indication of pressure from the surrounding area. Sometimes, a crack can be the result of tension exerted on the concrete in newly constructed buildings. While common, it is important to take these warning signs seriously as they will deteriorate your structure over time.
A leaning chimney is usually the result of issues with the footing. Whether its deteriorating, shallow, undersized, set in poor soil or missing all together, the weight of your leaning chimney will cause serious issues to your structure.
Do you have settlement cracks around your homes foundation? Is your foundation sinking and in need of an inspection? Contact SmartCrawl today for a free inspection. We can repair and stabilize your foundation.
There are many tried and true methods of repairing your foundation. Carbon Fiber is one option, stronger than steel and permanately locks your bowed basement walls in place, stopping them from further deterioration.
Maintaining your foundation needs to be on every homeowners list. Tuckpointing small cracks and void can stop water intrusion and help prevent future issues.