Cracks

4 Reasons Why Foundation Repair Can Become Challenging Milwaukee, WI

By |2020-06-10T13:33:24-05:00May 17th, 2020|Cracks, Foundation|

Did you spot a crack in your foundation wall? Repairing a foundation as soon as possible is the best approach to take. Foundation damage is only bound to get worse if ignored. Many homeowners try to look for ways to save money and avoid calling a professional repair contractor. The repairs then turn out to

How to Repair a Foundation: The Crack-Injection Method West Allis, WI

By |2020-02-26T14:31:13-06:00December 18th, 2019|Cracks, Foundation, Uncategorized|

When you start to see cracks in your foundation walls, you might be concerned that your whole house is at risk, and that you’re looking at major money to fix it. Those fears may be groundless on both counts. If you have a poured concrete foundation (the most common one in the Milwaukee area), you’d

Is My House Sinking or Settling? 4 Signs of House Settling Waukesha, WI

By |2020-02-26T14:33:12-06:00October 9th, 2019|Basement repair, Cracks, Excavation, Foundation|

A home’s foundation bears the weight of the entire home and must be in great shape to hold up for years in the often wet Milwaukee weather. While some home settling is normal, especially in the first three years of a home’s life, settling should cause little more than a few minor cosmetic problems. Of

Benefits of Urethane Injection for Basement Walls

By |2017-09-01T10:20:18-05:00September 1st, 2017|Cracks, Foundation, Urethane|

Drilling process: 4” on either side of the crack, at a 45 degree angle, ensuring penetration to middle of poured wall. Foundation issues can detract from your enjoyment of your home and can even reduce its value over time. Working with a qualified Milwaukee basement specialist can help you resolve foundation problems quickly

A Guide to Tuckpointing (And Why You Should Care)

By |2017-06-08T13:16:47-05:00September 14th, 2016|Cracks, Foundation, Wall rebuilds and repair, Waterproofing|

Bricks give a unique appearance to houses, buildings, and other structures. Yet, when homes are exposed to harsh weather conditions such as freezing temperatures and significant rain, nature’s elements can take their toll on the mortar between the bricks. Mortar joints can give way due to excessive moisture, and when this occurs, the moisture could

What Do These Basement Cracks Mean?

By |2016-03-02T11:31:14-06:00November 5th, 2015|Cracks|

Watch the video on YouTube While concrete cracks appear to be typical, it is not recommended that they remain ignored. These cracks, typically due to drying shrinkage, thermal movement or other causes usually are minor and result in few problems. Some foundation cracks will widen over time and result in water seepage or

A Good Home Starts With A Stable Foundation

By |2019-06-20T11:46:54-05:00August 4th, 2014|Cracks, Foundation|

A recent report by CBS News tells of a town with widespread cracking of foundations and walls in it. One resident noticed mushrooms in her bedroom and realized that her bedroom windows were leaking. It was due to the whole side of the house sinking because it had foundation cracks in it. Homeowners in southeastern