Before you sell – Fix the foundation, before the inspector fixes your pocket book!

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Are you getting ready to put your home on the market, but worried about what they might find during the foundation inspection? Potential home buyers want to make sure that they are buying a property that is built on a strong and lasting foundation. If you know that your foundation has structural or cosmetic damage, now is the time to take action and hire pressure grouting contractors.

Pressure grouting contractors can maintain or improve your home’s value by repairing foundation issues that are small or large. Pressure grouting is a shoring method that fills, solidifies and lifts target areas in the soil beneath your home.

This concrete raising process improves the load bearing capacity of your foundation. It will lift up and level out any uneven or sunken concrete slabs. The soil cement stabilization process protects your foundation against future problems from shifting or moving earth.

Concrete raising is not a new process. Originally called slabjacking, this minimally evasive technique has been used for almost 100 years. In addition to leveling your foundation. it can be used to fill concrete voids in driveways, for crack repair and to raise the garage floor.

Pressure grouting is very versatile. It can be used for new construction as well as existing construction. It can be used to fix an existing problem or to prevent a future problem. Concrete professionals consider pressure grouting as a very cost effective measure.

The reason you are experiencing foundation issues, may have nothing to do with the home itself or previous maintenance. There are certain geographic regions that are known to have softer, more loosely packed soils. When soil structures are weak, the earth can shift and cause structural problems.

There are many reputable and experienced pressure grouting contractors available to help you. These concrete service professionals will visit your home, complete their own detailed inspection, and then recommend the right repairs for your unique problems.

When you put your home on the market you can show buyers a copy of your work order to prove that you resolved any existing issues. This will give potential home buyers piece of mind.

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If you suspect that your home has foundation problems and you are about to put the home on the market, take action and schedule a foundation inspection right away. Potential home buyers want to make sure that they are buying a property that is built on a strong and lasting foundation.

Foundation Stabilization and Raising by Slabjack Geotechnical

Foundation Stabilization and Raising Slabjack Geotechnical
Foundation Stabilization and Raising Slabjack Geotechnical

Foundation settling is one of the most dreaded concerns for a property owner. If not treated properly major problems can occur rendering your property unsellable.

What should you do? Act sooner rather than later. If caught quickly enough Slabjack Geotechnical is one of the very few contractors in the nation trained to offer deep injection of polyurethane to stabilize and often raise your foundation back to grade. (Available spring 2018) This process is much less costly than piering in many cases when settling is minor or to firm up weak soils to prevent settling.

Most property owners are not experts and should seek out a qualified foundation repair contractor. These experts however do not work without receiving imput from Geotechnical and Structural Engineers to properly address the unique issues with your individual property. Slabjack Geotechnical requires a Geotechnical and Structural Engineer stamp on every piering project we do.

The process usually starts with a site visit where measurements are taken and the structure is visibly inspected. A frank discussion about the potential costs as well as the foundation repair process are discussed. Once a firm decision has been made to move forward a contract will be signed and the initial payment will be made to cover the cost of the materials. After the reports have been provided a plan will be made to stabilize and attempt to lift the foundation back to original grade.  When the materials have been delivered the job will be scheduled and the work completed at which point final payment is due. Slabjack Geotechnical works with Green Sky financial for those interested in our available financing.

Foundation repair often involves the disruption of plantings, the damaging of sprinkler systems, the removal of fencing and more. Access is needed to get equipment such as mini excavators or skid steers into position to dig the holes needed to place the piers that will stabilize the foundation. Slabjack Geotechnical makes every effort to minimize damage but the nature of operating equipment in confined spaces lends itself to some degree of disruption/damage. After the repair has been made Slabjack Geotechnical will backfill and level the site in preparation for landscape repairs arranged by the property owner.

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