In Foundation 101 we cover a collection of topics of concern for people needing foundation repair.
You will find many Foundation Articles as well as information on Foundation Design, plus the costs of Delaying Repairs as well as foundation Maintenance Tips and finally the 10 Key Questions to Ask Your Foundation Repair Contractor.
Causes of Foundation Problems
Our local Dallas & Ft. Worth climate is tough on your foundation and causes lots of foundation problems. Hot dry summers, fierce thunderstorms that drop heavy rains at one time and the highly expansive. The clay soil in many Texas communities combined with changes due to rain and heat wrreak havoc on the best of foundations. More on Causes of Foundation Problems
Signs of Foundation Problems
Signs of foundation problems may be apparent either on the inside or outside of a building. Just because there are signs of foundation problems, doesn’t mean you have a foundation problem. More on Signs of Foundation Problems
Foundation Repair Costs
How much will it cost to fix my foundation problems is a very common question. There is a very wide range of foundation repair costs. While the average cost of repair is around $4000, we commonly quote foundation problem repairs ranging from $1500 to $12000. More on Foundation Repair Costs
Foundation design plays a key role in minimizing the need for foundation repair. Sadly, many local building codes lag far behind what is feasible to prevent foundation damage. Because of the weak building codes, most houses built this year will not be immune to the various causes of foundation problems. More on Foundation Design
Foundation Repair Warranty
Steel Piers, Helical Steel Piers and Pressed Concrete Pilings carry a Limited Lifetime Transferable Foundation Repair Warranty that comes with an added Foundation Repair Warranty backed by an Independent Third Party Insurance Company. Click here for more on Our Foundation Repair Warranty.