Methods to Repair Bowed Walls

helical piers

Basement walls have to take pressure from many different sources, and when water causes the soil to expand and contract, or your home starts to settle, your foundation walls could begin to bow. If your foundation walls are starting to bow, most likely the cause is probably out of your hands. Luckily, there are many … Continue reading Methods to Repair Bowed Walls

Keep Your Iowa Basement Dry!

sump pumps

Sump Pump Installation in Iowa Dealing with water in your basement can be a hassle. No one wants to have to experience the struggle of getting rid of the sitting water in their home. It is a pain to deal with every time the heavy rains come in. Cleaning a flooded basement can be a very difficult task to take on, … Continue reading Keep Your Iowa Basement Dry!

Basement Floor Repair

foundation crack

In your home, there are so many things that could go wrong and it takes the simplest crack to start a domino effect throughout the home. When you see a crack in your floor, it can be very worrisome. To a homeowner, a crack can mean many things and it can be a scary sight at first. When you … Continue reading Basement Floor Repair

Vapor Barriers in Your Home

vapor barrier

Moisture building up in your home is never a good thing. It attracts all sorts of unwanted things in your home like mold, mildew, musty smells, and small animals and insects. Also with the mold, dust mites, insects, and other pests; the allergens can cause damage to your health of you and your family. Moisture … Continue reading Vapor Barriers in Your Home

Getting It Right the First Time

new construction foundation preparation

New Construction Foundations Building a new home is always an exciting experience, but it is important to make adjustments to the foundation in the beginning so that you will not run into issues later. A lot of times when a home has foundation problems they occur because when the house was originally built the proper precautions were not taken into considerations. … Continue reading Getting It Right the First Time