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photo of a wet basement wall
photo of a wet basement wall
Water leaking into the basement after heavy rain is pretty common. However, that doesn’t mean you should put up with it. It’s a sign something is wrong. Basements tend to get wet because they’re underground. If the soil surrounding the basement walls is saturated with excess water, it will find a way inside. It is...
crawl space
crawl space
Is water in a crawl space after heavy rain normal? It depends on what you mean by “normal.” If by “normal” you mean something you don’t need to worry about, then no. Water in a crawl space after heavy rain is not normal. It’s a sign of an immediate problem with possible long term effects that you...
water damage
water damage
Regardless of where you live, there’s water in the ground.  In the Hampton Roads area we are surrounded by water above ground, from lakes, rivers and ocean. Typically, ground water settles at a certain level in the ground below and this level is known as the “water table.”  This is a pretty consistent measurement that is...
When water/moisture comes in your crawl space or around your foundation walls, the time to take action is now. Ignoring the issues will only complicate cleanup and repairs. To do so, you need to find the best, the expert, foundation and waterproofing company in your area.  But how do you find the best company?  How...
Black mold
Black mold
High water can come from the sky in the form of rain or from flooded bodies of water. The water can cause damage by rushing rapidly, knocking down trees, buildings, and more. The flowing debris can cause even more damage, destroying roads, eroding soils, and demolishing structures. Commercial and residential properties can both be ruined by...
hurricane damage
hurricane damage
Fortunately, Hurricane Florence was not as bad as was predicted, but it still caused a lot of damage and loss to the area. Torrential rains, high winds, and even tornadoes have hit the East Coast. There has been a loss of possessions, structures, and life due to this storm. Even though the Carolinas took the...
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Nobody likes spending money on foundation repairs. To make matters worse, foundation and crawl space repair can be pricey and leave you wondering if it was worth the money. Unlike renovating your kitchen and enjoying a new cooking area, crawl space and foundation repair restore your home’s structural integrity. Most people don’t get excited about buying a set of push piers or a crawl space drainage system.

The thing is, if structural problems are left untreated, they’ll get worse, leaving you with a more expensive repair. So, it’s always best to catch foundation problems early. Nothing compares to the peace of mind you get from protecting your home’s most critical part, its foundation.