Bowed Basement Walls and Traditional Repair Techniques
When it comes to basement wall bowing, prevention is always better than having to repair your walls with an in-depth process. Therefore, regular inspection of your home’s foundation and basement walls should be done in order to identify any signs of bowing. It is important to look out for cracks or bulging on the walls and make sure they are not getting bigger over time. Also, if you can see water seeping through the walls, this could be a sign that something is wrong and needs to be addressed as soon as possible.
In some cases, you may need professional help to identify the issue correctly and suggest suitable measures for repair. An expert will inspect the structural integrity of your home’s foundation and use specialized tools such as screw jacks or helical anchors to stabilize bowed basement walls. If the problem is identified early, it can be fixed before it causes more serious damage. Bowed basement walls can cause a number of issues such as water damage, mold growth, and even weakening of the foundation.
Therefore, taking preventive measures against bowed basement walls can help you save time and money in the long run. Regular inspection of your home’s foundation and basement walls is essential for avoiding costly repairs down the line. This simple act can ensure that your house remains safe and structurally sound for years to come.
It is important to remember that bowed basement walls can put your safety and that of your family at risk if left unchecked. Therefore, regular inspections and timely repair are essential for a safe home environment. If you spot any signs of bowed basement walls, do not hesitate to contact a professional for assistance.
In Southeast Wisconsin, we have the only Nationally Certified Structural Repair Specialist on staff and two Nationally Certified Waterproofing Specialists on staff.
Accurate Basement Repair is a member of the NAWSRC (National Association of Waterproofing and Structural Repair Contractors), NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), the Basement Health Association, the BBB (Better Business Bureau), WAHI (Wisconsin Association of Home Inspectors), BIASEW (Building Inspectors Association of South Eastern Wisconsin) and Angie’s List.
We are proud to say that we have an A+ rating with the BBB and we won two Super Service Awards from Angie’s List in 2010 – one for foundation repair and the other for basement waterproofing. Our professional and knowledgeable staff will educate you on various self-help procedures to save money on your foundation and waterproofing needs. We are NOT a franchise. Our dedicated team works year round! We use high quality and well maintained equipment which will provide the lowest impact to your landscaping. Our team of trustworthy and competent staff attends regular training, seminars and/or trade shows, so they are able stay up-to-date on everything that is happening in the foundation restoration and waterproofing industry. We provide outstanding customer service throughout the entire repair process – from estimate to completion. And last, but not least… Accurate Basement Repair is the #1 referred foundation repair company by professional engineers, basement consultants, realtors, municipal building inspectors, home inspectors, lenders, property management companies and most importantly, our past customers.