Technical Papers

Technical Papers

Is Your Home on Solid Ground?
After all, who would build a home or any other structure on anything but?
Wednesday, December 29th, 2021
The Truth About Concrete and Curb Appeal
Concrete is amazing stuff. It can be poured and shaped into just about anything. It is strong and durable. But, it isn't indestructible. Over time, concrete can crack, sink and deteriorate due to a variety of factors....
Monday, February 8th, 2021
How does moving from a rainy season to a dry season affect my home?
When it is rainy, the ground gets saturated and expands. When it dries out, the soil shrinks. The result is inevitable settlement. Read on and view a demonstration.
Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
Tip of the week: Back to the vented vs. crawl space debate... Venting on a cool or winter day...
Let's get back to the debate, talking about venting a crawl space on a cool or winter day since that is what we are experiencing now.
Monday, January 2nd, 2017
Tip of the week: Fixing versus fixing AND protecting your home's foundation.
The thought that your home may have a foundation problem is a scary one. We understand. Your home's foundation is important. Unfortunately, the ground shifts, so every home over time will encounter settlement issues. In residential work, 100% of the time a customer calls us, it is because they have already noticed settlement problems. In working with customers, we offer them 2 options: 1- to fix only the current settlement issues or 2-to fix the current settlement issues and protect the rest of the house from inevitable settlement issues. Foundation repairs are not an inexpensive fix... Why would you want to both fix the current issues and protect the rest of the house? Great question.
Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
Tip if the week: Vented dirt crawl spaces are super energy wasters!
We've talked a good bit recently about crawl spaces and the vented vs. sealed debate, so let's take that a step further... What about how your crawl space affects energy waste in your home. Waste? Yes, waste...which also means wasted money as well. Let's take a look...
Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
Tip of the week: Considering Rim Joist Insulation
A rim joist is the board just above the foundation at the perimeter of your home's floor system. It leaks unconditioned air from outside and...
Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
September is Mold Awareness month! Let's look at why mold thrives in our homes.
Nobody wants to think about mold being in their home or in the air they breathe. Unfortunately, it likely is. Let's take a look at why, and what you can do about it.
Thursday, September 8th, 2016
"Sometimes the solution is worse than the problem. And sometimes the solution is not a solution and worse than the problem. That's what venting a crawl space is"
Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
Identifying the difference between foundation settlement and sagging floors.
Friday, June 10th, 2016
What you should not do in your crawl space.
Friday, June 3rd, 2016
Different types of exterior cracks in homes and what it says about the foundation of a home.
Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
Signs of settlement in chimneys and how the soil it rests on could lead to other issues in the foundation of a home.
Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
"Do You Want Your Crawl Space Dry All The Time?"
Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
The advantages PolyLevel plays in stabilizing and leveling concrete.
Friday, March 25th, 2016
Causes of settling concrete floor slab and less desirable, alternative methods for repair just don't cut the job.
Friday, March 25th, 2016
What Type of Crawl Space Foundation Do You Have?
Crawl spaces are not just dirt floors, they include many different types of crawl space foundations. This article explains the different types of crawl space foundations that are common in many of the homes we live in.
Friday, March 4th, 2016
Why Household Dehumidifiers Just Don't Do the Job
Reasons why household dehumidifiers don't hold up to the same job to help keep a basement dry- And the SaniDry XP's advantage over household dehumidifiers.
Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016
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