A home is usually one of the biggest investments that a person makes. Keeping it strong and safe is important. Foundation problems are usually caused by the soil conditions beneath it. Petaluma, CA has periods of extreme drought and periods of heavy rain. As the soil becomes extremely dry during drought conditions, it will shrink and when it gets extremely wet, it will heave. The voids that are created in the soil will cause your foundation to shift and sink into these voids.
There are signs to look for that will indicate that you may have foundation problems. Look around your home and look for some of these signs such as:
If you see any of these signs of foundation failure, let the experts at Bay Area Underpinning come and inspect your home and offer the best solution for your foundation repair. The sooner the repair is done, the better. We have the products and experience to get your foundation back to its original level and structurally sound again.
The products used for foundation repair by Bay Area Underpinning are steel piers, helical piers, and slab piers. We also offer new construction piering.
Our underpinning piers are driven deep into the ground through unstable soil layers until they reach load bearing soils. They are individually load tested before installation to ensure that they meet the standards and will produce the support needed for the repair. Once they are installed, the entire structure is hydraulically lifted onto the piers. Your foundation will be back to its original level and the structure will be safe for years to come.
The products we use are the best in the industry, manufactured by Earth Contact Products. When you contact the experts at Bay Area Underpinning for your foundation repair needs, you are getting an experienced team and the best products available for foundation repair.
We are a locally owned and operated business and take pride in the outstanding reputation we have build and we intend to keep it that way. At the first sign of foundation problems, let Bay Area Underpinning come and give you a free inspection and offer the best solution. Contact us today!