It is important as a homeowner to know the signs of foundation failure. It is important to inspect your foundation regularly for warning signs of foundation problems. If left unattended, foundation failure will continue to get worse, leading to more costly corrective repairs. Even worse, if fixed improperly, it will only compound the problem diminishing the resale value of your home.
Signs that you may need foundation repair:
- Stair step cracks in brick or concrete
- Leaning chimneys
- Doors and windows not aligned
- Cracks extending from the corners of doors or windows
- Separation of doors or windows from the frame
- Cracks in concrete floors
- Drywall cracks
- Doors or windows that stick
Stealth Foundation can help protect the investment you have made in your home. We can find the right foundation repair for your homes foundation problems, and provide you with a free home evaluation today.
Helical piers are used for the stabilization of foundations that have sunk. These piers are screwed by a hydraulic machine into the soil then secured to the foundation to lift your house back to level and achieve structural stability.
Inforcer I beams (patented and exclusively used by Stealth Foundation) are used to stabilize bowing basement walls. The Inforcer™ is pre-engineered and a permanent foundation repair solution for your bowed basement walls. The steel beams straighten the foundation wall and provide the necessary support to resist the inward pressure applied by the expansive soil. The beams transfer the pressure from the foundation wall to the floor joist, basement slab and footing. The Inforcer system is the most effective method for providing force to stabilize and move bowed basement walls back to level permanently!
If you are seeing any of the signs listed above, there’s a good chance that your foundation is settling or shifting and that you will need the help of an experienced professional to diagnose the problem and repair it permanently. Stealth Foundation has over 30 years experience of helping homeowners identify foundation problems and repair them before they get worse. If you’re concerned or unsure about your home's foundation call or click to schedule your free home evaluation today!