If you live in the Decatur, AL area then you may have problems with your foundation due to the soil type. The soil in Decatur, AL is clay, and therefore it shrinks and swells depending on moisture levels. This results in foundation movement, causing the foundation to heave, crack, and settle unevenly. Clay soils expand […]

When the rainy weather won’t let up, it’s important to consider the effect water has on your driveway. If your driveway is raised, uneven, or pulling away from your garage, it may be that there are concrete issues at play due to moisture, improper soil compaction, or poor drainage. While it’s easier to set the […]

Cracks in your foundation are likely a bad sign. Foundation cracks almost always appear due to soil movement or poor construction. However, the methods used to repair these foundation cracks differ depending on the kind of foundation crack. Read on to find out which type of foundation crack you have and to see which repair […]

For anyone who has a leaky basement or cracks in their home, rain can be an unpleasant occurrence. The recent rains and more rain showing in upcoming forecasts have some Huntsville homeowners dreading water leakage. But there is a simple way to fix this issue – have the cracks in your home repaired. Our professional […]

The city of Huntsville, AL is home to four major historic districts: Twickenham, Old Town, Five Points Historic District, and Texas A&M University Historic District. The first three of these districts all fall into the 35801 zip code. Chances are, if you live in the 35801 zip code, you live in an older home. You […]

Be on the Watch for Concrete Cracks this Summer The Birmingham forecast for the next few days shows increased temperatures and chances of rain. As temperatures rise this summer, homeowners have several things to worry about. What if your yard or plants wilt or dry up? What if summer storms cause damage to your home? […]

Is there a Solution to Cracked Home Foundations in Alabama? One of the most concerning issues for homeowners is the appearance of cracks in the home. Cracks commonly appear in walls, ceiling, concrete flooring, and brickwork of many Alabama homes. Sometimes these cracks can be fixed be filling them in and painting over them. However, […]

Drought-Related Foundation Problems Can Lead to Spring Water Issues Even though much of Alabama remains in a drought, it is important to prepare your home and foundation for the rainy days that often accompany springtime. It may seem contradictory to prepare for rain and moisture in the midst of a drought. However, several drought-related foundation problems […]