Fairfield, California is midway between San Francisco and Sacramento. This makes Fairfield a great stopping place to shop and visit the local attractions. Tours of the Jelly Belly Company, Anheuser-Busch Brewery and a visit to the Napa Valley area can provide you with a feel for the local tourist attractions. The town of Fairfield, California grew rapidly when the U.S. Air Force decided to build Travis Air Force Base in 1942. Travis became the departure point for military units leaving for combat in Vietnam. With the population growth in Fairfield, new homes had to be built to house the families that had moved to the area.
New families to the area then and now want to make sure that their home is on stable soil. You should be checking your foundation inside and outside. One thing you can do to help the strength of your foundation is to keep your gutters clean so that water moves away from your foundation. If you notice any little cracks that could allow water to find its way into your basement or crawl space, you need to do some foundation repair in your Fairfield, California home. If you have any settling or sinking of your home, then you may need some underpinning to be done to bring it back up to the original elevation. When you notice the need for foundation repair in Fairfield, California, then you need to contact Bay Area Underpinning.
The weight of your house is spread across the foundation and soil on which it sits. If the soil is not stable enough, then your house might be settling down into the soil. Keep watch for sticking doors or windows because these are signs that you foundation could have some bigger problems happening. Cracks in the foundation are another sign that your foundation could be settling. The cracks will lead to bigger problems if not taken care of as soon as possible.
Bay Area Underpinning will inspect your home and help you decide on the best plan to fix areas of concern. In the plan they will use the best products on the market made by Earth Contact Products (ECP). Their helical piers are screwed into more stable soil and attached to your home to secure it and lift it back into position. This also allows for the weight of your house to be transferred to the piers to prevent the settling and sagging in the future. The steel push piers are individually driven into the soil that can take the weight of your home and then are load tested. So no one pier is carrying more weight than it should. The experienced team at Bay Area Underpinning will make sure that the underpinning is done correctly to support your home and that the foundation repair in Fairfield, California fits your situation.
The investment in your house must be protected. When you take care of foundation problems, you can be assured that it stays strong for many years. When you have any foundation repair needs in Fairfield, California, call Bay Area Underpinning. We will come out and give you an estimate and the confidence that our company can do the job to make your house strong and safe for your family.
If we find these signs of foundation failure, we will offer that best solution for your foundation repair needs. We use the best products for underpinning made by ECP. These products include helical piers, steel push piers, and slab piers. These piers are used to lift and level your home to its original level. They are driven deep into the ground until they reach stable soil then the entire structure is lifted onto them to stabilize your foundation. Your foundation will be level and stable for years to come when you use the professionals from Bay Area Underpinning. Don't hesitate to contact us today!