Foundation Repair in Blackstone, VA
Structural problems with your home aren't things that you should ignore. Whenever you notice a problem, you need to contact a foundation specialist immediately so that they can pinpoint the cause of the problem and get it fixed for you. 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. Choose to ignore them and they will likely start to leak.
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. Take a look at the list below to see what some of the signs are:
- Windows and doors don't open or close like they should
- Wall and floor cracks show up in the basement of the home
- Cracks appear 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 unlevel 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 are often developed in stair-step, vertical, or horizontal patterns. Regardless of what these cracks look like, they need to be filled with a special epoxy material by our professionals. The process begins with us wiping off the surface of the crack so that dirt and debris doesn't get inside, and then we will fill it from the dirt to the surface with epoxy. This technique is very useful and effective. It will seal the crack and stop water from ever getting into your home. It can be painted over.
Seal-Tite Basement Waterproofing Co has over 40 years of experience in the business, so you can rest easy knowing that your home is in good 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. We are fully insured and licensed to do work in your area. Call us today to schedule an appointment for a consultation.