Foundation Settlement Arden, North Carolina
American Foundation & Basement Repairs, LLC in Arden offers a wide variety of repair methods for foundations that are experiencing settling, or are sinking in one area. Normal warning signs of this can include cracks in brick exterior walls, or inside walls around door frames, sloping interior floors, doors and windows that stick or jam when trying to open or close. Our foundation settlement experts in Arden can fix any problems your home experiences. Our foundation repair products include wall anchors, steel foundation wall braces and beams, helical and push pier assemblies, and crawl space supports to prevent sinking or sloping floors. We also repair sinking slabs, in your basement, or exterior concrete slab structures. We are proud to service the entire Arden, NC 28704 area, and will provide you with an estimate, to help you understand costs associated with your foundation repair needs.
Foundation Repair for Sinking Homes in Arden
A foundation is totally dependent on the ground under and around it to provide it with the powerful support it deserves, and this is why you need foundation repair services ASAP. An analogy could be to compare the home to a laptop computer. If you put the notebook computer on a firm, level kitchen table it is going to remain safe; but if you place the same notebook computer on a bed pillow, there's a fairly good chance it will eventually begin to lean one way or the other. The dirt under and around your foundation is either like the desk or even the pillow: if conditions change, the house on top of unstable soil will move and settle in another position. If extreme settling is allowed to remain unchecked, it can result in frequent high priced repairs to the dwelling or, in a worst case scenario, result in a sudden and precipitous collapse of all or part of the structure.
Foundation Settlement Causes Arden
Every property is different, and an excessive amount of foundation settlement causes could be:
- Shaky ground
- Poor compaction during the time of building
- Poorly created water flow and drainage system
- Substantial tree roots
- Plumbing related leakage
Danger Signals - Arden
You should watch out for:
- Observable signs and symptoms of cracking or wear and tear in the foundation itself
- Garage door leaning
- Significant cracks along brick facing
- Outer window and wall separating
- Breaks in your interior's drywall or sheet rock
- Doorways out of square that no longer close tightly
If you see any of these signals, it is advisable to call a foundation repair professional in your town, such as American Foundation & Basement Repair to mitigate any existing deterioration and set your property straight once again.
Contact us now at 877-784-5636!