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Foundation Settlement Blaine, Tennessee

Push Piers

American Foundation & Basement Repairs, LLC in Blaine 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 Blaine 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 Blaine, TN 37709 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 Blaine

A foundation is totally dependent on the dirt under and around it to supply it with the strong support it deserves, and this is why you need foundation repair services as soon as possible. An analogy may be to compare the home to a laptop. If you put the laptop on a firm, level table it is going to stay secure; however, if you place the same laptop on a bed pillow, there is a good chance it's going to start to lean one way or the other. The dirt under and around your foundation is often like the desk or even the pillow: if conditions shift, the house on top of unstable soil will shift and settle in another position. If excessive settling is allowed to remain uncontrolled, it can cause frequent pricey fixes to the dwelling or, in a worst case scenario, result in a rapid and precipitous collapse of all or perhaps part of the structure.

Foundation Settlement Causes Blaine

Damaged Foundation Wall

Every single property is different, and a lot of foundation settlement causes could be:

  • Unsound dirt
  • Bad compaction during the time of building
  • Inadequately designed water flow and drainage system
  • Huge tree roots
  • Water system leakage

Danger Signals - Blaine, TN

You need to be aware of:

  • Visible signs of cracking or destruction in the foundation itself
  • Garage door tilting
  • Huge splits along brick facing
  • Outdoor window and wall separating
  • Fractures inside your interior's drywall or sheet rock
  • Doors out of square that no longer close snugly

If you see any of these signals, it is wise to contact a foundation repair expert in your area, such as American Foundation & Basement Repair to mitigate any active deterioration and set your property straight again.

Call us now at 877-784-5636!