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

Rapid Foundation Repair Services Nebraska for all Foundation Repair Needs

Rapid Foundation Repair Services Nebraska for all Foundation Repair Needs

Full Foundation Repair Nebraska and South Dakota Services Nebraska and South Dakota have similar climates, which means foundation repair is a prominent issue for both states. Here at Rapid Foundation Repair, we are more than happy to offer full foundation repair Nebraska services to ensure your home is in the best condition possible. Foundation problems are often caused by varying levels of moisture in the soil under and around your home. When the temperature and moisture level changes, the soil around your foundation moves, causing your home to sink and shift. A faulty foundation creates a multitude of problems that … Read More

Prep for Winter with Basement Repair in South Dakota

Prep for Winter with Basement Repair in South Dakota

Winter Prep: Basement Waterproofing and Repair When it comes to basement repair South Dakota, it is never too early to prepare for the wet spring and summer months. It may seem a bit excessive to start waterproofing and fixing your foundation winter, but you will be grateful when you spare your home from water and other damage in the spring. One of the experts here at Rapid Foundation Repair will be happy to come to your property, assess your situation, and provide you with the best basement repair solution! Basement Waterproofing Options Most homeowners in South Dakota know the dangers … Read More

Crack Alert! How to Prevent Further Damage

Crack Alert! How to Prevent Further Damage

Foundation Crack Repair South Dakota Crack Alert! How to Prevent Further Damage It may seem like all cracks are the same, but this is not true. All cracks are different, they have different causes and should be fixed and taken care of in different ways. Each one says something different about your home and its foundation. There are at least 12 different types of cracks, but this also depends on the type of home you have, whether it be a brick or concrete wall. Here is a list of cracks and what they mean. 1) Angled and Horizontal This crack … Read More

Underpinning

Underpinning

What is underpinning? The first thing many think of when they hear “underpinning” is a literal pin, and that isn’t quite right. Underpinning is a foundation repair term for products used to lift, support, or stabilize foundations, crawlspaces, garage columns, chimneys, slabs, steps and stoops, and more. Most people don’t even realize or know what underpinning is, but in the foundation repair world, these products are known home-savers. Your foundation is the key to your home’s stability, so these products are very important to your home’s overall value and health. Rapid Foundation Repair offers many underpinning solutions you can rely … Read More