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Floor cracks are a very common sign of foundation problems in California

Floor Cracks – What to Do When You Find Them

Cracks are a common sign of settling problems in the Bay Area, which can damage the foundation of your home. If left untreated, cracks on your floor may grow and widen allowing insects and pests to enter your home. It also creates additional problems throughout your home including water seepage. Don’t ignore floor cracks in […]

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Foundation Cracks – Causes and Solutions

Foundation cracks may be ugly and insightful, but not all cracks create structural problems. Cracks that are larger than 1/16 inch usually indicate trouble, especially if it allows water seepage. Several factors can cause foundation cracks to spread and widen over time, creating an entrance for unwanted pests and insects. The most common causes of […]

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Ceiling Cracks – Types and Solutions

Cracks in your ceiling can be annoying. It is important to understand that some ceiling cracks are a sign of foundation failure. Knowing how to distinguish if it is an age-related crack or a more serious problem such as foundation failure. There are several different types of cracks to be aware of and what they […]

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Wall Cracks – What They Mean and How to Fix Them

Wall cracks are something many homeowners have to deal with, but how do you know if that crack is more than “just a crack”? Many homes, over time, become old and wall cracks can occur from aging. Is there a way to know though if the wall crack at your home needs to be fixed […]

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How to Lift a Foundation

Has your home or business started to sink or settle? Signs of settlement might be obvious – significant foundation sinking, cracks in the foundation, sloping floors, structural damage. However, they might also be less obvious – wall or ceiling cracks, sticking doors or windows, crawlspace leaks. No matter how bad the symptoms are, a sinking […]

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