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HOW AMERICAN FOUNDATION & BASEMENT REPAIRS IS RESPONDING TO THE CORONAVIRUS

American Foundation & Basement Repairs, LLC has continued to follow the data about the coronavirus, or COVID-19. We are committed to ensuring that procedures are in place to effectively defend against transmission to the best of our ability.

In relation to COVID-19, American Foundation echoes recommendations from OSHA and CDC, which include:

  • Employees practicing proper infection control and sterilization measures
  • Employees are required to frequently wash hands with soap and water. If soap and water are not available, use alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.
  • Avoid touching their eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands
  • Avoid shaking hands
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Stay home when they are sick, and see a doctor immediately to be evaluated for COVID-19
  • If an employee becomes infected, we insist that he or she fully recovers before returning to work, and any employees who have traveled to areas with heightened levels of exposure are required to self-quarantine for 14 days

At this time, American Foundation & Basement Repairs, LLC is proceeding with inspections and projects as previously scheduled. We will continue to follow all government updates, guidance and reports, as well as local officials' and health departments' reports. Our clients and the general public will be provided updates to our operational status as necessary.

We are aware that some of our clients may experience financial hardship as a result of the Coronavirus. If you are impacted, please contact us to discuss how we can assist you in obtaining financing options.

Rest assured that the health and safety of our client's, their homes and the communities we serve are of paramount importance to all of us at American Foundation

Visit the CDC website for more information on the Coronavirus
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Slab Piers

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American Foundation & Basement Repairs, LLC provides slab piers for settling or sinking concrete slab repair in your home. A settling concrete slab can trigger serious structural problems inside a home, and one of the best ways to repair and level the slab is with a pier system. An individual might observe signs including trip hazards, cracks on drywall, and doors which don't close and open correctly, all of which reveal a slab settlement problem. We provide slab leveling solutions to the Knoxville, Chattanooga, Asheville, Johnson City, and Cookeville areas.

Many foundation problems including slab settlement issues are generally brought on by changing soil conditions underneath the slab. Drying and shrinking of soils because of HVAC systems is among the most typical causes, together with soil consolidation because of badly compacted fill soils during construction. Weather also has a big influence among these slabs- conditions varying for each season. As soil shrinks and expands in extreme conditions, over time this will cause the ground to become unstable, mould, and shift into an uneven terrain. This factor is usually a result over a long period time and not immediate. If you catch it early on it can be resolved fast & easily with slab piers, and save your home from other future problems.

Our Fast & Easy Slab Piering Process

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Our slab pier system uses steel pier underpinning sections which are set up deep into the soil beneath the slab to shift the weight of the slab to dependable strata. After the piers are set up, you may also lift the slab back to a level position. Installation of these slab piers enables you to repair your settled slab quickly, without having to take away the existing slab and any wall surfaces in the area. Please call American Foundation & Basement Repair at 877-784-5636 to learn more about our slab piers for your home in TN or NC. We are looking forward to helping you soon!

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