Sinking Foundation Solutions

Sinking Foundation Solutions

Sinking Foundation Solutions Now that some of the snow has melted, you may have noticed some changes with your foundation. Maybe your doors are not closing properly, maybe your floors are beginning to slope, or maybe you’ve noticed that your foundation is not exactly level. All of these are signs of a sinking foundation–something that can be exacerbated by the winter thaw and freeze. What causes a sinking foundation? The main cause of a sinking foundation is problems with soil upon construction. If your home was not built on properly compacted soil, it will begin to have problems over time. … Read More

How Do You Know if Your Wyoming Foundation is Sinking and Settling?

How Do You Know if Your Wyoming Foundation is Sinking and Settling?

Signs of a Settling Foundation in Your Wyoming Home Foundation settlement is one of the most annoying foundation problems that you can discover in your Wyoming home. Sinking and settling foundations also cause a plethora of structural issues in all areas of the home. The first step to getting these issues taken care of is figuring out what is causing the problem in the first place. Settling foundations are often caused by erosion or soil shrinkage, which lead to void formation beneath the foundation. These voids lead to foundation settlement. Sinking foundations can also result from poorly compacted soil, or … Read More