Drainage Systems to Keep Your Basement Dry

Basement Waterproofing

The basement is an attractive feature for many homes that provides recreation, storage, and utility space. But have you waterproofed your basement yet? While most homeowners assume they are protected against water buildup and flooding in their basement, they often are not. Considering that a basement unprotected from potential water damage can cost you thousands… [Read More]


Home Foundation Lifting Service

7 Signs of Foundation Failure - Ground Up Foundation Repair in Murfreesboro, TN

Your foundation is the most important piece of your home. When placed on a solid base, your home has the support it needs to maintain its integrity and remain standing for years to come. However, a sinking foundation can lead to a multitude of damages and create an unsafe environment for yourself and family. If… [Read More]


What is Mudjacking?

mudjacking

Over time, houses or any other structure built on floating concrete has the potential of suffering structural damage in case the slab sinks. This will definitely cause damage to the foundation and compromise the stability of the building. Also referred to as slab jacking, mudjacking is a foundation repair method for stabilizing and raising settled… [Read More]


What Ceiling Cracks May Mean for Your Foundation

ceiling cracks

Interior cracks in a building can look both alarming and harmless depending on what you see. While a large crack with obvious space in between may look like an apparent problem, thinner cracks can also cause destruction. Cracks in the foundation and the ceiling should not be ignored. Are All Cracks Dangerous? Cracks can happen… [Read More]


What To Do When You Notice Sinking Floors

The foundation is a fundamental part of your house. If your house is built on a solid foundation, it will be able to stand for decades without giving you any problems. However, if your house is built on a weak foundation, it may result in a sinking foundation, leading to the floor’s sinking. How Do… [Read More]


The Benefits of an Encapsulated Crawl Space

Crawl Space Encapsulation

It has been estimated that up to 50 % of the air people breathe in their homes flows up from their house’s crawl space. This means keeping a crawl space as dry and clean as possible is important. Even homes with a vented crawl space can experience issues with moisture. This issue could put your… [Read More]


Leveling Uneven Concrete Floor

Uneven Concrete Floor

If you have an uneven concrete slab in your home, or your driveway is beginning to sink, it might seem like a relatively easy fix. There are ways that you can cosmetically “fix” the problem with a little time, energy, and money. However, these fixes are just a cosmetic “Band-Aid” that push the need for… [Read More]


What to Expect From a Foundation Inspection

Crawl Space Encapsulation in Nashville & Murfreesboro - Ground Up Foundation Repair

The inspections should only be done by licensed structural engineers. Failing to hire an expert to carry out a foundation inspection will result in biased and inaccurate reports. Improper designing and construction of a home foundation is a major cause of many problems and will affect the structural integrity of your building. An expert can… [Read More]


How Much Does a Crawl Space Repair Cost?

Crawl Space Repair

Crawl space repairs can be expensive, but the cost of the repair usually increases the longer it takes to address the issue. The longer a problem goes untreated, the worse it tends to become over time. That’s why it’s important to deal with any crawl space problems as soon as you know they exist.  The… [Read More]


Who To Call When You Have Water in the Basement?

Flooded Basement

Walking down the stairs and seeing a puddle of standing water in your basement is enough to ruin any homeowners day. If this ever happens, it’s important to make a quick decision to dry out your basement. An unattended water leak in your home’s basement or crawl space can lead to wood rot, structural damage,… [Read More]