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
A large number of homeowners do not give much thought to their crawl spaces. But the truth is that your crawl space is critical to the strength and stability of your structure as well as the safety of the residents, making it an overlooked but highly important part of your day-to-day life. In this article, one of the leading basement repair contractors in Missouri discusses a common crawl space issue — excess… 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.
An egress window is an under-discussed but highly important part of your home. It is a window large enough, as defined by local building codes, to be used as an entry or exit route during emergencies. Its installation is required when finishing a basement and is often paired with an egress well with an attached ladder for a speedy escape. In this blog, one of the leading basement repair contractors in Missouri… Continue Reading
Building foundations are especially vulnerable to water. So when moisture starts seeping into your foundation, this can affect the stability and safety of the entire structure. Remember that water can erode a foundation over time, so you have to act quickly and make sure any possible damage to your foundation is being prevented.