How do I know I need foundation repair?
The problem most people have is they take for granted that their house is in healthy shape. Since we are in our homes most day of the year, small things go unnoticed, and they become bigger, more troublesome things before we know it. As a homeowner it is smart to inspect your own home every so often, maybe a few times a year at least. You can watch for the warning signs of foundation failure. You are your home’s best advocate. Rapid Foundation Repair wants to help you protect your home, so we would like to keep you informed about those warning signs to look for. We can help you know signs of foundation pressure, failure, and settlement. Watch for:
- Wall cracks
- Floor cracks
- Ceiling cracks
- Garage column cracks
- Interior and exterior foundation cracks
- Doors and windows that stick
- Cabinet doors that don’t open and close right
- Leaning Chimney
- Stairs or Stoops that have pulled away from the foundation of your home
- Water stains
- Sloping Floors
- Drywall cracks
- Broken tiles
If you notice any of the signs or symptoms above, it is a good idea to at least touch base with a foundation specialist. Rapid Foundation Repair offers estimates which help take the guesswork out of foundation repair. A professional can let you know how serious a problem you have, and what your next step should be.
Now you know the signs, so move on to foundation repair…
The most important thing to remember is that your foundation is probably the most important structural part of your home. It is always better to be cautious and make that call rather than play the wait-and-see card. We offer many resolutions to foundation problems that might be a lot less expensive than you think. Keeping your house safe is most important but it’s also important when considering the value of your home. So call us today, check out your options, and make your move. Now you know the signs of foundation failure and settlement, so you can be prepared. When in question, call Rapid Foundation Repair!