FOUNDATION SYSTEMS OF WEST VIRGINIA

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Freezing and Thawing Cycle Hurts Foundations

During the winter months, a few warm days can feel like a welcome respite from cold winter weather, but temperature fluctuation spurs the freezing and thawing cycle and can harm your foundation. West Virginia’s mountains mean the state experiences drastic weather changes. As the mercury dips and rises, the ground beneath your feet is reacting. […]

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Wall Crack Repair Isn’t So Simple

When you spot a crack in your home, the first thing that comes to mind may not be worry. You may instead think about covering it with some spackle or paint and getting on with your day. However, while wall crack repair isn’t always necessary, there are times when cracks can indicate serious foundation problems […]

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Don’t Wait If You See These Foundation Warning Signs!

Author: Elizabeth Freeman Would you be concerned if you saw a small crack in your foundation? Many homeowners think that a small crack will not cause any harm, particularly within a short amount of time. Most people we talk to think, “oh, I have about 5 years or so until I need to worry.” That […]

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Bowing Walls After Hurricane Michael

Were you hit with the after effects of Hurricane Michael? If so, you are likely experiencing lots of rain, wet soil, and possible foundation problems. Many homes experience foundation problems after a hurricane, or the effects of a hurricane. This is because many homes are affected by the soil shifting or moving. If you see […]

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Bowing Wall Repair Anxiety

When you notice that your foundation walls are bowing, you may immediately become anxious and worried. There is a certain fear that comes with this type of foundation problem. Bowing walls can mean the eventual collapse of your home. People are often also worried about the cost. Many people put off foundation repair because it […]

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