Your home’s foundation is undeniably the most important part of the structure. Therefore, if you begin experiencing problems with this portion of your home, you could be in for a wild ride. The key to reducing the problems caused by foundation damage is knowing when to call in the professionals to have it repaired. Signs might not always be evident. If you’ve been experiencing any of the following signs, you may be in need of foundation repair in your home:
Signs of an Issue
- If you have a brick home, any visible cracks or separations between the bricks and mortar can serve as a surefire sign of complications with your foundation.
- If you’re looking for a new home, look for any repairs that might look hastily-done or suspicious. This could be a result of the previous owner having attempted to cover up the issue to hide foundational problems from potential buyers in order to bring in a higher price.
- Uneven or slanting floors. This can be a sign of unprofessional installation, but can also by a signal of serious foundation issues that should be addressed right away.
If you’ve been experiencing any of these issues in your home, it may be time to call in the professionals. To learn more about foundation repair, contact H2O Waterproofing at 205-956-2426.