When something goes wrong around the house, you may be tempted to do DIY fixes and, in some cases, that’s probably fine. A simple paint job or replacing carpet or tile might be something you can do without causing any damage. You may even be able to build your own furniture! Unfortunately, it is unlikely you can DIY foundation repairs. It takes years of experience to know how to properly fix a foundation.
A sinking or settling foundation is a serious problem. The foundation of a home is the entire support system. When it is damaged, there is a change your walls could collapse, and your home could experience major damage. Repairing a collapsed foundation is wildly expensive. Many people who try to repair their sinking or settling foundation themselves cause more damage rather than fixing the problem. Even if you don’t cause damage, you likely aren’t using products that will give you a lasting repair. You will just need more repairs soon enough. An expert foundation repair company is essential when it comes to fixing your foundation!
Basement Authority of WV is your Local Expert
For foundation problems in West Virginia, we are the people you should call. We have years of experience and are a team of professional and knowledgeable foundation repair experts. For foundation repair, underpinning is going to be the best solution. Underpinning, or using piers to fix foundation problems, is a strong, permanent solution. We use products from Groundworks, so you can be sure that your repairs will last a lifetime. It is understandable to be worried about the expenses of foundation repair, but trust us, it is much better to spend the money now than wait and watch your foundation get worse. Waiting, or trying to DIY your foundation repairs yourself, will only create more problems and make the repairs more expensive. So contact us today for a free inspection and estimate! We look forward to helping you keep your home safe and secure.