How To Fix Foundation Cracks?

Are foundation cracks normal?

Vertical foundation cracks are very common and can be seen in most households.

They can occur due to concrete tension within the first few years of construction.

They also form because of rains that create water pressure against the foundation.

Fixing vertical foundation cracks is simple.

What causes foundation cracks?

Causes of Foundation Damage

Loose soil, overly dry or wet soil, inadequate drainage, poor construction, earthquakes, and frequent changes in temperature can all cause foundation cracks.

What is the best foundation repair method?

Below is a list of some popular methods used to repair foundations today.

  • Steel piers. The introduction of steel piers revolutionized the foundation repair process.
  • Helical piers.
  • Concrete pier foundation repair.
  • High-density polyurethane foam.
  • Segmented piers.
  • Spot piers.

How do you repair a cracked slab?

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