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Settling Front Steps and Leaning Front Stoops/Porches

Front Steps and Front Stoops are a common problem in the foundation repair world.  Often the front stoops, stairs or porches are built directly on fill dirt (mostly uncompacted) right outside the footprint of the home.  Over time these can settle as the soils consolidate. How do you f
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Basement Waterproofing – Homeowner Guide

One of the worst feelings is hear the heavy rain coming down on the roof and think “Oh crap – my basement”.  Many homeowner have either had their basements take on water, have water seep into the basement or have high humidity issues.  Many potential customers call o
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Foundation Drain Problems – Foundation Worx Minute

If you have a basement taking on water, first look to find your foundation drain.  Second, see if they are free and clear.  Third, check to see if they are lower than the interior slab of your basement.  Foundation drain problems are a big reason why basements leak. This video shows a
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Cracked Foundation Repair

Chances are you came across this page because you have a crack in your foundation and need to know what to do about it.  The first thing I suggest is figure out IF you need to anything about it.  Buyer Beware – there are companies out there that will try to sell you something if
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Top 5 Foundation Repair Problems and Solutions

The top 5 foundation repair issues in the Atlanta area are: Bowing or Leaning Basement Walls Center Garage Column Settlement Leaning Chimneys Front Porches or Front Stoop Settlement Rear Corner of House Settlement The top 5 may change by city due to soil conditions and weather conditi
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Garage Floor Settlement

If you have cracks in your garage floor or have noticed pooling of water in the middle of your floor – it may be due to a settling issue in your garage floor.  This is a typical issue and often is nothing to worry about.  In many cases the settlement has become a concern for a h
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How much does foundation repair cost?

How much does a typical foundation repair cost?  The short answer is – it depends. This seems like an easy way to get out of the question but it really does depend on the type of repair.  Here is a list of some of the common foundation repairs in Atlanta and a range of typical c
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When does mold grow in a crawl space?

  A frequent question to ask when yo have a home on a crawl space is – “Do I have mold“?  That’s a good question, especially given all the media coverage and concern over health risks from mold. Is mold bad? When does it grow? How do I get rid of it? All g
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Water Leak in Basement Wall

During 2013, Atlanta received over 66 inches of rain.  The 30 year average is less than 50 inches of rain.  This can make for significant water issues for basements.  One of the biggest problems in a basement is water seeping or leaking through a crack in the poured basement wall.  Th
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