Foundation work is another specialty project that we are more than willing to take on. Foundations are the starting point and crucial to any successful and long-standing building. Without a strong foundation, your building could easily crumble over time with continued use, shift with ongoing weather changes or erosion, or simply deteriorate from the inside out, causing expensive and unrepairable damages throughout the building. With our foundation work, you won’t have to worry about any of that – as we do it right from the start!
Importance Of A Foundation
A strong and sturdy foundation is what will ultimately ensure that your house or building is much more long lasting than the next. Without a sturdy foundation, your building can easily succumb to premature damage and only last a few years, whereas a strong foundation can push your property well into several decades of confident structure. Foundations, when installed correctly, should not be tilted or cracked, which can lead to further home damages that can be expensive to repair. Instead, a foundation should be built with the highest standard of materials, including concrete, to ensure that it does not shift, tilt, or crack over time.
Depending on how your foundation was built and to what standard, it may have some cracks in it that need to be repaired. You’ll notice your foundation crumbling if you start to see cracks in your home’s interior ceilings and walls. We can assist in repairing cracked foundations if your concrete simply needs to be filled or the slabs enhanced with stronger concrete. The longer a cracked foundation is left neglected or unattended to, the longer you’ll continue to experience your foundation deteriorating.
Preventing shifting is done by excavating the space properly before a building is even built. If the building is built atop boulders and other materials, like sand, then shifting can happen over time, regardless of how strong the foundation itself it. Creating a suitable building base is key to building an equally-dependable foundation. Another key to having a solid foundation that doesn’t shift is to ensure that your drainage systems are intact. Removing water away from the base of a home can ensure that pooling and excessive moisture buildup doesn’t occur, causing the soil under and near the foundation to be perpetually softened for shifting.
If your foundation is already damaged and you’re contacting us for some foundation repairs, then have no fear! We take on almost all foundation repairs to the best of our ability and try to offer you affordable rates so that you can remain safe and without breaking the bank. Our foundation repairs look at all of the building materials used in the process and try to determine what can be reinforced and what can be replaced or repaired, without having to offer extremely expensive alternatives instead. With our foundation repairs, you can trust that you’re getting the best and most reliable service possible in the Georgetown, Texas area.