With above-average rainfall and varying temperatures, Fort Washington, VA has its share of foundation repair and basement waterproofing needs for all homes.
Excessive rainfall not only causes foundation problems but flooding as well. As the soil around your home becomes saturated, it puts hydrostatic pressure on your foundation. When this pressure becomes too much to handle, your foundation will begin to crack. To prevent a flooded basement, we can:
You don’t want to wait to fix your flooding basement, as water damage can create serious problems and generate huge repair bills.
Water and changing weather doesn’t just affect basements. That’s why we’re dedicated to providing foundation repair too.
As temperatures vary, the soils around your home expand and compact. The more this happens, the weaker the soil becomes. These soils are what your house was built on. When they lose their strength, your home may begin to sink or settle into them. A settling foundation can lead to damage throughout your home, endangering your house and your well-being.
You can tell this is happening to your home if you notice:
You may even begin to notice that your home itself seems to be leaning. This is nothing to take lightly. If you notice these signs, contact the residential foundation repair experts at Basement Masters Waterproofing immediately.
We can repair your home with solutions such as wall anchors, underpinning, carbon fiber repair, and more.
We have years of experience in basement waterproofing and foundation repair in Fort Washington, VA. With all this experience, you can trust us to take care of your home and diagnose its problems accurately. To prevent more serious damage to your home, give us a call today for a free quote!