Have you noticed small cracks in your slab foundation? Hairline cracks may not be a big concern to you, but even the finest cracks can indicate more serious damage that is happening beneath your foundation.
Foundation cracks are usually caused by soil expansion, which happens when there is excess moisture around your home. Your foundation will heave and settle because of the shifting soil, causing problems like:
If any of these signs are prevalent in your home, it is likely that your foundation is in need of repair. Any structural issue in your home stems from problems with your foundation. Your foundation needs to be strong and stable in order to maintain a healthy home.
Bay Area Underpinning can find a solution for all of your slab foundation issues, and help you to avoid further damage and settlement. Our team of experts will thoroughly inspect your home and provide the best slab repair solution to restore your foundation back to normal.
Our company uses slab piers by Earth Contact Products to repair damaged slab foundations. These piers are slender, galvanized steel piers that are designed to resist the force of the pier pipe that is driven into the soil. Once they are put in place, the sunken slab will be lifted back to it's original position.
Our slab repair system will repair your settling slab without having to remove or replace the existing concrete slab or walls. Some benefits of slab piers include:
Bay Area Underpinning can restore your concrete slab foundation, giving you a strong and healthy home. Our piers are installed deep into the home to permanently stabilize and level your foundation and interior walls. Contact us today if you need life-long slab repair in Orinda, Concord, San Francisco, Lafayette, Moraga and Vallejo, CA. We look forward to working with you!