Foundation and Basement Services in Syracuse, Nebraska
If you've got a wet crawl space after a heavy rain or during the spring thaw if you've noticed a crack in your foundation starting to form, our team is here to help. CLS Foundation Repair & Waterproofing has a team of trained professionals who will take a look at the flooding or cracks your home after which we can help you design the ideal options to take care of the problems once and for all and even prevent the problem from returning. Our experts services the entire Syracuse area.
It is crucial that if you've seen a problem with the foundation, crawl space or basement that you reach out to a trusted repair company. We say this due to there are a number of additional issues that can happen along with these issues including mildew, reduced structural integrity, and even permanent foundation damage. If you're in need of our basement waterproofing services to stop water damaging your home, foundation repair services to stabilize your foundation, or crawl space services to control mold growth in the crawl space, or even our buckling foundation wall repair services to repair your buckling foundation walls, our experts are here to help you.
When you've seen standing water in the basement following a heavy rainfall, it is never good. When this water stays around, it can prevent you from having the ability to keep items in the area and even prevent you from fully using the area. Excess water and humidity also has the ability cause the growth of mildew and mold which could in the future be responsible for dangerous health problems. If there is standing water in the basement, you should contact us so a member of our team can investigate the problem and help implement a basement waterproofing system which can stop water coming in and prevent any additional damage from occurring. This system can stop the growth of mold and enable you to finally have the ability to turn the basement into viable storage space, a second family room, or even a spare bedroom.
Bowed Wall Repair
Buckling basement or foundation walls are a minor issue that can quickly become very serious. Your basement walls job is twofold; support the home and keep soil out of the basement. When the basement walls are bowing inward, this is a sign that they may not be able to do their job for much longer. If the problem keeps happening, it is possible the walls could collapse and may even require you to rebuild or replace the foundation in that location. In some of the worst cases, the house could collapse. To repair buckling foundation walls, our experts uses a system of wall anchors to pull the problem wall back into place and permanently prevent it from buckling any longer. These anchors can be professionally installed quickly and can straighten the bowed basement wall once installed. Once the wall has been repaired, the chances of it bucking are very low.
If you've got a crawl space, it is likely a location that you only go into when there is a noticeable problem. This is probably because they are generally improperly sealed and are regularly messy, dirty, and can even have critters holed up in them. Crawl spaces are notorious for having 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 control issues in this area is to encapsulate them and seal them off from the outside. This will control excess moisture and humidity in addition to controlling the entry of unwanted pests. If your floors above the crawl space are sagging, we will install a system of jacks to lift and stabilize the floor joists and restore the sagging floor. To further control excess moisture, we will install a specialized dehumidifier to remove the extra humidity and prevent mold growth.
Foundation Settlement Repair
If there are cracks in the foundation or if you're noticing them at the corners of window frames or doors, this is one of the signs that there is a problem with the foundation and you are in need of foundation repair. Another sign could be the doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even not moving when closing them. Foundation problems are fairly common in the Syracuse area due to the moisture content of the soil fluctuates throughout the year. They are occasionally caused by poor compaction during original construction of the home. Our experts can install a system of piers under your home which will shift the weight of your home to the piers and prevent the home from sinking or settling in the future.
If you've got has any type of basement water issue, please don't hesitate to visit our contact us page or fill out the form below to schedule a free estimate with a member of our team for any of our services.