Expert Available Services in Westboro, MO
Whether you've got a damp basement after a intense rain or during the spring thaw if you're starting to notice a crack in your foundation that is growing, our team is here to help. CLS Foundation Repair & Waterproofing is a team of trained professionals who are able to inspect the potential problem you're having and then assist you design the optimal options to repair the problem for good and even keep the issues from returning. Our team serves the entire Westboro area.
It is very important that as soon as you've seen an issue with your foundation, crawl space or basement that you reach out to an experienced repair company. We say this due to there are some additional problems that will accompany these issues including black mold, weakened structure, and even catastrophic foundation damage. If you're in need of our basement waterproofing services to stop water damaging your home, foundation repair services to stop cracks from growing in the foundation, or crawl space services to control water in the crawl space, or even our bowed basement wall repair services to repair your bowing basement walls, our professionals are here to help you.
If you've seen stagnant water in the basement after a large rain, this is never good. When this water is present, it will keep you from being able to store items in the area and even keep you from being able to fully use the space. Excess moisture and humidity also has the ability cause mold and mildew to grow which could be responsible for health problems. If you're noticing standing water in your basement, you should reach out to us so a member of our team can look into the flooding and help design a basement waterproofing solution which will stop water coming in and prevent any additional problems from happening. This system will also stop the growth of mold as well as help so you can be able to turn the basement into usable storage space, a media room, or even an extra bedroom.
Bowed Wall Repair
Buckling foundation walls are a problem that can very quickly become very serious. Your basement walls job is twofold; support the home and keep soil out of the basement. When the walls are pressing into the basement, this is an indicator that they may not be able to do their job for much longer. If the problem keeps getting worse, it could eventually lead to a failure of the foundation walls and result in you to rebuild or replace the basement wall in that area. The worst case scenario is the house could collapse. To repair bowed basement walls, our experts uses a system of specially engineered wall anchors to pull the wall back into place and prevent it from bowing again. These anchors can be professionally installed in a day and can straighten the bowing wall the same day. Once the wall has been repaired, the chances of it bowing more are almost none.
If your homes got a crawl space, it is probably an area that you will only worry about when there is a noticeable problem. This is due to the fact that they are usually poorly sealed off and are frequently messy, grimy, and can have critters holed up in them. They are known for having excess moisture issues that could cause damage to the floor joists and even enable mold to grow. Our experts know one of the best ways to prevent problems in crawl spaces is to install an encapsulation system and close them off from the exterior. This will control excess moisture and humidity in addition to preventing unwanted pests from getting in. If you have sloping floors above the crawl space, we will install a system of jacks to lift and stabilize the floor joists and correct the sagging floor. To further prevent excess moisture, we will install a specialized dehumidifier to remove the excess humidity and prevent the growth of mold.
Foundation Settlement Repair
If you've seen cracks in the foundation or if you're noticing them at the corners of your window or door frames, this is an indicator that there is a problem with the foundation and you may require foundation repair. Another sign could be the doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even getting stuck when opening them. Foundation problems are fairly common in the Westboro area as a result of the moisture levels of the soil rise and fall throughout the year. The problems are also caused by inadequate soil compaction during the building of your home. Our experts can install a piering system under your home which will shift the load of the home to the piers and keep the home from sinking or settling in the future.
If you have has any type of basement water issue, please don't hesitate to visit our contact us page where you can complete the contact form to set up a free estimate with a member of our team for any of our services.