7 Signs You Need a Home Foundation Inspection

Foundation inspection - Ground Up Foundation Repair

Your home’s foundation is what keeps the structure solid and steady. When your foundation starts having problems, you will see the signs of it throughout the house. What signs should you be looking out for and when should you call for a foundation inspection? What Is a Foundation Inspection Anyway? A home foundation inspection starts… [Read More]

Leveling Concrete: Mud Jacking vs. Foam Foundation Repair

Leveling Concrete Mud Jacking vs. Foam Foundation Repair - Ground Up Foundation Repair

Sinking foundations are common results of both time and environmental stressors. There are two main options for concrete repair–concrete lifting, affectionately known as “mud jacking” or foam foundation repair. If you find yourself asking, “What is mud jacking?” or, “Is polyurethane safe?” continue reading as we explore the details of both procedures, along with the… [Read More]

Ceiling Crack Repair

Ceiling Crack Repair - Ground Up Foundation Repair

What Causes Cracks in the Ceiling? Ceiling cracks are unpleasant to look at and should be noted when they appear or spread. It is important to be able to note the difference between cracks associated with age and those that result from structural damage. Because all structures shift over time, cracks can result as a… [Read More]

Getting Rid of Bugs in the Basement

Getting Rid of Bugs in the Basement - Ground Up Foundation Repair

Bugs Are Attracted To Moisture Bugs and other pests that are attracted to moisture are drawn to your basement or crawl space. The damp, dark conditions create an ideal environment for them to thrive. Most people don’t want bugs in the basement, as they eventually make their way into other parts of the home. Many… [Read More]

Concrete Repair

Concrete Repair - Ground Up Foundation Repair

Cracks in the Basement or Garage Floor Cracks in the garage or basement floor are not a good sign. You may be tempted to throw a rug over the affected area and call it day. However, it is best to take concrete floor cracks seriously. They are a common indicators of a compromised foundation. It… [Read More]

Mudjacking in Nashville, TN

Mudjacking in Nashville, TN - Ground Up Foundation Repair

Concrete Leveling The experts at Ground Up Foundation Repair can assist you with any concrete leveling needs you might have. When the ground settles, or voids open beneath concrete, it can settle. This leaves the concrete surface uneven. When this occurs, it is not only unsightly, but it can also be dangerous for people to… [Read More]

Chimney Repair in Nashville, TN

Chimney Repair in Nashville, TN

Leaning or Tilting Chimney Chimneys are often neglected, but homeowners need to be aware of their chimney’s health. A leaning or tilting chimney indicates serious structural issues that could result in costly foundation problems. If a tilting chimney is neglected for too long, bricks can begin to tumble out and subject the roof to considerable damage…. [Read More]

Damp, Humid Basements in Tennessee

Damp, Humid Basement in Tennessee - Ground Up Foundation Repair

If you live near Nashville or Murfreesboro and have moisture issues in your basement, you are one of the many homeowners in need of premiere basement waterproofing services from Ground Up Foundation Repair. Damp basements can lead to a variety of water problems in the basement, as well as structural issues that can affect the stability… [Read More]

Poly-Jacking & Concrete Leveling in Nashville, TN

Poly-Jacking & Concrete Leveling in Nashville, TN - Ground Up Foundation Repair

Sunken slab foundations can be a major concern for homeowners in the Nashville, Murfreesboro, and the surrounding areas of Middle Tennessee. In many cases, these sinking slabs are the result of voids forming under the concrete. Because the foundation is no longer fully supported from underneath, it starts to settle, sink, and even crack. Voids… [Read More]

Foundation Repair Cost (Nashville, TN)

Foundation Repair Cost (Nashville, TN) - Ground up Foundation Repair

What to do about Your House Settling? For most homeowners in the Middle Tennessee region, repairing an unstable foundation isn’t optional. It’s overwhelming when the foundation beneath your home shifts and settles. Finding the right foundation repair company to resolve the issue is crucial. The longer you wait, the worse the problem will become. Long-standing foundation problems… [Read More]