Month: October 2018

Early Warning Signs That Your Home Foundation Needs a Professional Repair

Early Warning Signs That Your Home Foundation Needs a Professional Repair In terms of home improvement, most people spend very little time thinking about the foundation of their property. The hard truth is that many homeowners do not pay much attention to the only thing that’s supporting the entire house and that is the foundation! Do not make the mistake of taking foundation repair for granted. Such an action can lead to cracking of the entire home that could be dangerous and expensive to repair. We recommend never ignoring the various issues related to the structure and foundation of...

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Sell or Retrofit?

Sell or Retrofit? LA landlords are opting to sell over retrofit while hospital closes, and lays off all 638 employees The county of Los Angeles may have gotten away in comparison to the East Coast this year, however one natural disaster will continue to keep homeowners/landlords sleeping with one eye open. Property owners are now facing the tough decision between selling their buildings or undergoing a timely and costly retrofit for older apartment buildings according to CoStar. Now maybe the time to take advantage of the rising market and sell properties for property owners. This is becoming a popular...

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Signs of Building Foundation Problems

Foundation failure is not only detrimental but is also an extremely expensive problem. If left unacknowledged, even small damage can lead to a bigger and even more of a financial headache in the long run. The best action to take is to prevent any further damage from escalating. Scan for signs of potential foundation damage and address them early on as they appear. Here is a checklist of the most common signs of foundation deterioration.  1. Water Damage If you notice soil shifting and water damage, it may be from improper water drainage. This is the leading cause...

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The Problems That Can Be Caused By a Bad Foundation

The Problems That Can Be Caused By a Bad Foundation A good foundation is the key in all spheres of life. However, the foundations that hold us up in our homes are even more important in order to secure our physical safety! A bad foundation job’s signs show relatively early and can put the home’s inhabitants in danger. To get rid of the risks, it is important to note the signs or do a consultation with professionals in order to outline the problems you are encountering due to the bad quality foundation used to build your home. Here are...

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