Most of the time, foundation problems are caused by shifting soil beneath your home. When the soil shifts due to excessive moisture, lack of moisture, or poor compaction, the foundation that rests on top of the soil will also shift and settle. Some of the signs to look for may include:
If you notice any of these signs in your Wahoo, NE home, contact a professional for an inspection immediately.
Underpinning is used to lift and support sinking foundations. It involves driving steel piers or helical piers into the soil beneath your home to take pressure off of the foundation. This allows the structure to rest on the piers and be lifted to the proper level. For homes with a shifting foundation, helical tiebacks and wall plate anchors are installed through basement walls to pull the foundation walls outward.
Basement water problems are common, but not always easy to detect. Unless you have pools of water in your basement, you may not even know something is wrong. That is why it is important to look for these signs of basement moisture:
Jerry's Waterproofing offers basement waterproofing solutions for the interior and exterior of your home in Wahoo, NE. They include interior/exterior drainage systems, sump pump, and pit installation.
We want to make sure you are satisfied with the work that we do. That is why all of the products we use are manufactured by Earth Contact Products (ECP), the top name in the business.