Foundation settlement can create structural damage throughout the entire home. This includes brick and masonry problems such as cracks and compaction. Finding cracks in your home is always a concern, especially in weight-bearing or highly visible areas. That’s why it’s important to have professionals like those at Basement Masters Waterproofing to provide cracked brick repair for your Northern VA home.
Certain cracks say certain things about your home. Some common types of cracks include:
If your home has any of these brick or masonry problems, contact a professional to inspect your home and foundation. The experts at Basement Masters Waterproofing have the experience and knowledge to find the root of the problem.
If your home has brick and masonry problems from foundation settlement, our team will use underpinning products such as steel piers to lift and level your foundation, stabilizing the entire structure. This will take care of any future cracking/shifting.
Underpinning piers are driven deep into the ground through unstable soil layers until they reach a solid soil layer. Then, each pier is individually load tested. After load testing, the entire weight of the structure is lifted onto the piers to lift and stabilize the foundation.
Basement Masters Waterproofing also offers epoxy injections to repair brick and masonry cracks. Epoxy injections weld the cracks back together. This restores the strength of the brick and masonry. It also creates a seal to keep moisture out.
If you notice brick or masonry cracks in or around your home, it is important to contact Basement Masters Waterproofing. Our team of experts will inspect your home and offer you the best solution for your needs. We have over 25 years of experience in Northern Virginia and Southern Maryland, and we take pride in the outstanding reputation that we have established with our customers. The sooner you get your home inspected and repaired, the better. Contact Basement Masters Waterproofing today for a free quote!
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