Most homeowners understand that their home’s number one natural enemy is water damage. Heavy downpours that are common during spring can spell a lot of trouble for your home, especially if it isn’t well-maintained. From leaky roofs to damaged basement waterproofing, there are really a lot of things that can go wrong if you do not stay on top of things. In today’s article, we explain why heavy rains during spring… Continue Reading
Many homeowners are worried about their uneven or sinking driveways. Different things can trigger this problem, meaning it can still occur with proper maintenance. If you have noticed that your driveway is no longer even, it’s best to have it checked by a professional.
Your home’s foundation and basement are some of the most important parts of your home, even if they are hidden in plain sight. These portions of your home are responsible for maintaining your home’s stability and also act as an extra buffer of living space. As such, you want to keep them free of problems, especially moisture and hydrostatic pressure, so that your home remains safe and stable. In this… Continue Reading
Moisture is a common source of problems for any part of your home. It adversely affects your roof, windows, doors, and even your home’s concrete foundation. If water finds its way into your home’s foundation, it could erode the concrete and compromise your home’s safety and structural integrity. In this post, your foundation repair expert, Stratum Structural Systems, shares why concrete foundation waterproofing is important, and how you can go about it…. Continue Reading
Foundation issues often take homeowners by surprise, going undetected for a long time until they’ve worsened. However, after identifying them, many homeowners don’t realize the urgency of the situation, leaving brick foundation repair for another time. What could go wrong if you don’t immediately address foundation issues? A lot, actually.