Services in Clayton, Michigan
If you’ve got a flooded crawl space following a intense rain or if you’ve noticed a crack in your basement wall that is getting worse, our team is here to help. Rapid Dri Foundation Repair and Waterproofing has a team of experienced employees who are able to take a look at the situation your home after which we can help you come up with the optimal method to fix the issues once and for all as well as keep the issues from returning. Our experts services the western and northwestern Detroit suburbs and southeastern Michigan including the Clayton area.
It is critical that once you’ve seen an issue with the foundation, crawl space or basement that you contact an experienced repair company. We say this due to there are a number of potentially dangerous problems that will happen along with these issues such as black mold, weakened structure, and even catastrophic foundation damage. It doesn’t matter if you are needing our basement waterproofing products to control water entering your home, foundation repair products to prevent your home from sinking, or crawl space services to control water in the crawl space, our experts are here to help you.
When there is stagnant water in your basement following a large storm, it is never good. If this water is not removed, it will keep you from being able to store items in the area and even keep you from turning that space into another room. Excess water and humidity also has the ability cause the growth of mildew and mold which can in the future be a cause of dangerous health problems. If there is standing water in the basement, you should get in touch with us so one of our experts can evaluate the flooding and help implement a basement waterproofing solution which will prevent water coming in and prevent unnecessary damage from happening. This system will also stop the growth of mold as well as help so you can finally have the ability to turn the basement into viable storage space, a second family room, or even an additional bedroom.
If there are cracks in your foundation or if you’ve seen them at the corners of your window frames or door frames, this is one of the signs that there is a problem with your foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. Another sign could be your doors or windows are difficult to open or close or even getting stuck when closing them. Foundation problems are fairly common in the Clayton area as the moisture content of the soil go up and down throughout the year. These issues are also caused by improper compaction during original construction of the home. Our experts can install a system of piers under your foundation that will shift the load of your home to the piers and keep the foundation from sinking or settling in the future.
If your home has a crawl space, it is probably a location that you only go to when there is a problem. This is due to the fact that they are normally poorly closed off and are frequently messy, dirty, and can even have critters inhabiting them. They are notorious for having humidity issues that can cause problems with the floor joists and even cause mold to grow. Our experts know one of the best ways to prevent problems in this area is to encapsulate them and seal them off from the weather. 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 system of jacks to lift and stabilize them and restore the sagging floor. To further prevent extra moisture, we can install a specialized crawl space dehumidifier to remove the extra humidity and prevent mold growth.