Foundation Repair in Appalachia, Virginia
Structural problems with your home aren't things that you should ignore. Instead, you need to be sure that you get in touch with a repair expert ASAP to diagnose the problem and get it fixed immediately before even more damage is done. Often times, regardless of how well a home is built, it can experience problems due to shifting soil or from concrete shrinkage. This can lead to settlement problems or bowing walls. Also, wall and floor cracks could also form in your basement. Neglect them, and it's only a matter of time before they start letting water seep into your home.
A lot of homeowners probably want to know what some of the warning signs are which could indicate that they have a problem on their hands that need attention. Look below to see some of the indications that you could have a structural problem:
- Windows and doors don't open or close like they used to
- Wall and floor cracks develop in the basement of the home
- Cracks form along window and door frames
- Bowing walls appear in the basement
- Leaks start coming in through the cove joint (where the basement floor meets the wall)
- Noticeable settlement is seen on one or more sides of the home
- Basement floor feels sloped in certain spots
Foundation Crack Repair
Floor and wall cracks can develop in various sizes, short and long, and in a few different patterns. They can be vertical, horizontal, or even in a stair-step pattern. Our team will fill the cracks with a special epoxy material. We will clean the surface of the crack, and then fill it up from the soil to the surface. This technique is very useful and effective. It will seal the crack and stop water from ever getting into your home. Once dry, the crack and epoxy can be painted over if need be.
Seal-Tite Basement Waterproofing Co has been doing work in the industry since 1972, so you can rest assured knowing that your foundation is in capable, experienced hands with us. There is no problem too big or complex for our specialists to handle. We are proud to say that we have a Class A Contractor's License, and we are in good standing with the BBB - we have an A+ rating, in fact. Our company is licensed and insured in your area, as well. Contact us today to learn more and to get a free estimate.