Foundation Repair in Columbus
Because of the weather and season changes, varying
moisture content and shifting soil frequently lead to
foundation problems in the Columbus, Nebraska area. Shifting
foundations can lead to bowing or leaning walls and
settlement can cause cracks that cause water entry and other
structural problems. It is important to know
the signs that you may be in need of foundation repair. Some
of the signs to look for in Columbus include:
If you have noticed any of these signs of foundation
failure, it is important to call the experts at Jerry's
Waterproofing for a free inspection. After inspection, we
will offer the foundation repair solutions needed to get
your foundation back to its original stability. If your
foundation is settling, we can install helical piers or
steel push piers to support the weight and level the
foundation. Shifting foundations can be restored using
helical tiebacks or wall plate anchors which are installed
laterally through the basement walls.
Foundation repair products that we use a sturdy and
reliable, and come from one of the top suppliers in the
country, Earth Contact Products (ECP).
Basement Waterproofing for Columbus
signs of a wet basement are obvious - puddles or flooding in
the basement. However, some of the signs of a wet
basement in Columbus are much more subtle. These signs include:
- Musty odors
- Wood rot
- High humidity
- Mold and mildew
Jerry's Waterproofing will come and inspect your Columbus home for
signs of a wet basement or crawl space and figure out the
best basement waterproofing
solution to suit both your home and your budget.
Some of the solutions that we offer involve waterproofing
the exterior of your home - waterproof membrane, basement
drainage systems such as gutters and landscaping. Others
have to do with water removal and protection in the
home. These systems include sump pumps, backup sump pumps,
and vapor barriers to seal moisture out of the crawl space.
Other Services in Columbus
- Radon Testing and Mitigation: We test buildings and homes for high levels of radon. If you have high levels, we use radon mitigation to reduce radon levels.
- Crawl Space Repair/Recovery: Consist of crawl space encapsulation, vapor barriers, and crawl space sealing to keep your home dry and improve the air quality of your home.
- Egress Window Installation: We install quality window well systems such as Bilco's Stakwel and Bilco's Scapewel. These products are maintenance-free and create a safe exit option for emergency situations.
Contact the experts at Jerry's Waterproofing today to learn more about all we have to offer the people and property of Columbus, NE.