Know the Signs of Foundation Settlement


Common Signs that your Foundation is Settling

foundation settlement

Foundation settlement can be a scary thing to face, so it is best to be prepared and know the signs so that you can look into repairs before it gets worse. Luckily, the common signs of foundation settlement are pretty easy to spot. Then all you have to do is call the professionals at Pro Foundation Tech who will be able to help you decide which foundation repair options will work best for you. Keep an eye out for these common signs:

  • Floor cracks
  • Ceiling cracks
  • Sloping floors
  • Sticking doors/windows

Solutions for Foundation Settlement

There are a few repair options that we can use to fix your foundation failure. Our professionals will help you make an informed decision based on the severity of the issue, your foundation type, and where the settlement is most prominent. You do not have to worry; we want to make sure your home is safe and secure! These are the products that will help us repair your foundation:

  1. Steel push piers: These are used for large structures, mainly. They will permanently take over the load-bearing from weak soil so you won’t ever have to worry about settlement again. Steel piers are put down into soils that can support the load.
  2. Helical piers: This option is for lighter structures, unstable rock basements, and very deep load bearing soils. Our team of professionals will help you determine if helical piers are necessary.
  3. Helical tiebacks: These are for bowing walls, which can be caused by foundation settlement. They repair foundation walls that have begun to buckle under the pressure and move them back to their original, stable position.

No matter what you may need, you can have peace of mind knowing that our team of professional will provide the highest quality repairs. Contact us today if you notice signs of foundation failure!