Foundation Inspections from Rapid Foundation Repair – Protect Your South Dakota Home

Foundation Inspections from Rapid Foundation Repair – Protect Your South Dakota Home

Protecting Your Foundation with Regular Inspections from Rapid If your home develops a foundation problem, it could be disastrous for various other areas of the home. Foundation failure can lead to a myriad of structural issues and moisture problems. That is why it is vital that you have your home inspected for signs of a foundation problem on a regular basis. Doing so will allow you to take action sooner to prevent foundation problems from completely ruining the structural integrity of your home. The longer you wait to have foundation problems in your home repaired, the worse they will become. … Read More

The Science of Ice and Water and What it Means for Your Foundation

The Science of Ice and Water and What it Means for Your Foundation

Why Ice and Water can Wreak Havoc on Your Foundation With winter starting to set in, you are probably thinking of all of the shoveling and dreaded heating bills. Cold and freezing conditions can also take a toll on a home’s foundation, and it can cause ice and water damage. That is why it is important to know some of the signs of foundation problems such as: Wall cracks Floor cracks Bowing walls Garage settlement Sticking doors Sticking windows Sloping floors Foundation cracks If you see any of these signs, it is important to contact an expert to come and … Read More

How to Inspect Your Home’s Foundation

How to Inspect Your Home’s Foundation

Foundation Inspection Owning a home is a big responsibility. There are so many areas that need to be checked over regularly. Your home’s foundation is one such area. At least twice a year you should take a walk around your foundation inspecting it for any water damage, pest infestation, and structural weaknesses. If you see any signs of problems, you should contact Rapid Foundation Repair to do a more thorough inspection of the areas that you are concerned about so that a plan of action can be put together. If you let these problems go, the issues become bigger and … Read More

In-Depth Foundation Inspection

In-Depth Foundation Inspection

Buying a Home? Demand an In-Depth Foundation Inspection! When you are buying a home, you are looking at things like the kitchen cabinets and the carpet. Does it have a two-car garage? Are there enough bedrooms? Rarely do people think, “Is the foundation in good shape?” right off the bat. Really though this is the first thing you should be thinking of. The foundation or crawlspace of your home is the most important part. The health of the foundation or crawlspace affects every little part of your home, so it has to be safe and sound. Warning Signs – What … Read More