Home Services in Chelsea, Michigan
If you have a flooded basement following a heavy rain or if you’ve noticed a crack in your basement wall starting to grow, our team is here to help. Rapid Dri Foundation Repair and Waterproofing has a team of trained employees who are able to take a look at the flooding or cracks you’ve got after which we can help you come up with the optimal method to repair the problem for good as well as prevent the problem from returning. Our team services the western and northwestern Detroit suburbs and southeastern Michigan including the Chelsea area.
It is very important that once you see a problem with the foundation, crawl space or basement that you get in touch with a trusted repair company. We recommend this due to there are quite a few additional problems that will arise with these issues such as black mold, structural damage, and even catastrophic foundation damage. It doesn’t matter if you need our basement waterproofing products to stop water damaging your home, foundation repair products to prevent your home from sinking, or crawl space services to prevent damage to your floor joists, our professionals are here to help you.
If you have water in your basement following a big rainfall, this is not good. If this water is not controlled, it will keep you from having the ability to store items in the basement and even stop you from fully using the area. Excess water and humidity also has the ability cause the growth of mildew and mold which can ultimately be responsible for life threatening health problems. If you have standing water in the basement, you should reach out to us so one of our experts can investigate the issue and help create a basement waterproofing solution which will control water coming in and prevent unnecessary damage from happening. This system will control the growth of mold and enable you to have the ability to turn the basement into viable storage space, a second family room, or even an extra bedroom.
If you’ve seen cracks in your foundation or if you’ve noticed them at the corners of your window or door frames, this is a sign that there are problems with your foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. One of the other signs could be your doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even getting stuck when opening them. Foundation problems are fairly common in the Chelsea area as a result of the moisture content of the soil fluctuates during the year. These issues are also caused by improper soil compaction while the home was being built. Our experts can install a system of piers under your house which will shift the load of your home to the piers and stop the house from sinking or settling in the future.
If you’ve got a crawl space, it is most likely an area that you will only go into when there is a noticeable problem. This is due to the fact that they are generally poorly sealed off and are frequently messy, grimy, and can even have critters holed up in them. They are notorious for having excess moisture problems that can cause damage to the floor joists and even cause mold to grow. Our team knows an ideal way to control problems in this area is to install an encapsulation system and seal them off from the exterior. This will control unnecessary moisture and humidity in addition to controlling the entry of unwanted pests. If your floors above the crawl space are sagging, we can install a series of jacks to lift and stabilize them and level the sagging floor. To further control extra moisture, we can install a specialized dehumidifier to remove the excess humidity and prevent mold growth.