Tag: foundation repair

Stair Step Cracks and What You Can Tell From Them

Stair Step Cracks Every crack tells a story, a lot of them are not serious, but if you know what it is you are looking for, you can assess to a certain level of accuracy if the foundation cracks are a cause for panic or not. Of the many types of cracks, stair step cracks…

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Big Mistakes to Avoid in Foundation Repair

Are you in need of foundation repair services? You may be having a hard time finding the right contractor for the job. After all, this whole process shouldn’t be taken lightly. Hiring the wrong contractor can be very costly, especially when you have to correct their mistakes. The following are some of the biggest mistakes that you…

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Foundation Repair Costs – What to Consider

According to data collected by Homeadvisor.com, the average cost of home foundation repair is $3,500. However, the actual cost of repair ranged from $1,500 to about $6,000, depending on various factors. Foundation repair costs are in your hands. You can easily control the amount of money you use to repair your foundation. You simply need…

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The Good & Bad of Foundation Repair DC

There is good and bad in the foundation repair industry. The bad thing is by nature concrete cracks. They say it is not if but when. The good thing is foundation repair contractors know how to fix it. Manufacturers have developed innovative products backed by engineers to solve almost every problem you could have with…

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5 Tools Everyone In The Foundation Repair Industry Should Be Using

When a foundation repair contractor goes into a basement to fix a foundation problem a homeowner expects him to be armed with the tools to properly fix the foundation. Basement and foundation repair industry manufacturers work to find the best products and solutions. Of course, there are a lot of good products out there for…

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New Years Basement Resolutions

Happy New Year!  This time of year we get a fresh new start.  As the calendar rolls over to a new year, we get a chance to look at ourselves, our lives, our families and our homes. It is a time to make goals, to change, make anew and resolve to ultimately live a little…

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Non-Structural vs Structural Crack Repair Baltimore

Repairing a non-structural foundation crack is pretty easy and relatively inexpensive but requires the services of a waterproofing professional/company. The technician cleans out the crack and inserts a number of plastic injection ports along its length. He then applies a surface coat of fast-drying epoxy to cover the crack and hold the ports in place….

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Tips On Purchasing A Battery Backup In Baltimore

1. Pumping Capacity / Output If all you needed was to choose a cast iron sump with an AGM battery, all would be easy.  You also need to get the right size pump!  Too often we will look inside a sump pit, and find that the backup pump only has about half the pumping capacity as…

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