Homeowners in Chattanooga, TN need to be aware of foundation settlement. With the changing weather conditions and the soil conditions in Chattanooga, TN, your home's foundation may shift and move. As the moisture levels in the soil constantly change, the soil will expand and contract. When the soil constantly shifts and moves, the foundation will also shift and move. That is why it is important to give your foundation an inspection on a regular basis. Some of the things to look for are:
If you see any of these signs, contact the professionals at Southeastern Home Solutions (SHS) and let us give you a free inspection. We have foundation repair solutions to get your home stable and secure again. We use wall supports and crawlspace jacks to get your foundation level and stabilized.
Chattanooga, TN receives heavy rainfall at certain times of the year. That is why it is important to have proper waterproofing in your basement and crawlspace to protect your home. A wet basement or crawlspace can cause loss of living space, loss of personal possessions, and promote the growth of mold and mildew. Standing water is the obvious sign that you are in need of waterproofing. Some of the other signs that are not as obvious are:
Southeastern Home Solutions can help keep your basement and crawlspace dry. We offer interior waterproofing that includes EZFlow drain pipes, sump pits and sump pumps. The EZFlow drain pipes can be installed quickly and have a higher level of water flow than the traditional French drain pipes. They are low-maintenance and extremely durable. The lifespan of these drain pipes are 100 years.
For a wet crawlspace, we do crawlspace encapsulation, which is the method of installing a vapor barrier around the entire interior of the crawlspace to keep moisture from entering. We use WhiteCap vapor barriers that come in 20mil thickness and are punture resistant. This vapor barrier will keep your crawlspace free from moisture.
The concrete in Chattanooga, TN can crack and sink due to the weather conditions in Chattanooga, TN. When the soil shift and moves, it can create voids beneath the concrete, causing it to sink into the voids and crack. Replacing concrete is expensive. SHS offers a much more cost efficient method to level concrete in Chattanooga, TN. We use the method of Poly Raise too get your concrete level again.
The Poly Raise method is performed by drilling a small hole into the concrete and injecting polyurethane foam into the hole. This foam will expand to entirely fill the voids beneath the concrete. It has a fast curing time so the concrete can be used immediatly after the repair is done. This polyurethane foam is moisture resistant to you won't have sinking or cracking concrete in the future. Some of the most common areas for concrete repair using Poly Raise are:
The method that we use is much more cost effective than replacing concrete. Don't hesitate to contact Southeastern Home Solutions for any of your concrete leveling and repair needs in Chattanooga, TN
If you are in need of foundation repair, waterproofing, or concrete repair in Chattanooga, TN, don't hesitate to contact the professionals at Southeastern Home Solutions. We have the experience and use the best products for these services. Contact us today!