Home Services in Deerfield, MI
Whether you’ve got a wet crawl space after a heavy rain or if you’re starting to notice a crack in your basement wall that is growing, our team is here to help. Rapid Dri Foundation Repair and Waterproofing has a team of trained employees who will take a look at the flooding or cracks your home and after the inspection, help you come up with the ideal options to take care of the issues for good and even keep the issues from coming back. Our experts serves the western and northwestern Detroit suburbs and southeastern Michigan including the Deerfield area.
It is crucial that as soon as you’ve found an issue with the foundation, crawl space or basement that you get in touch with a trusted repair company. We say this due to there are quite a few potentially dangerous problems that will happen along with these issues including mildew, structural damage, and even catastrophic foundation damage. It doesn’t matter if you are needing our basement waterproofing services to prevent water from entering your home, foundation repair services to stop foundation issues, or crawl space services to prevent damage to your floor joists, our experts are here to help you.
If you have water in your basement after a large storm, it is not good. When this water is not controlled, it will keep you from being able to store items in the area and even prevent you from fully using the area. Excess moisture and humidity can ultimately cause the growth of mildew and mold which could ultimately be a cause of health problems. If you have standing water in the basement, you should reach out to us so one of our experts can determine the cause of the water and help design a basement waterproofing system which will stop water coming in and prevent unnecessary problems from happening. This will control the growth of mold and help so you can finally be able to turn the basement into viable storage space, a media room, or even an extra bedroom.
If you’re noticing cracking in your foundation or if you’re noticing them at the corners of your windows or doors, 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 will be difficult to open or close or even sticking when opening them. Foundation problems are commonplace in the Deerfield area as a result of the moisture content of the soil go up and down throughout the year. The problems are also caused by inadequate compaction during original construction of the home. Our experts can install a piering system under your home that will shift the load of the home to the piers and prevent the home from sinking or settling in the future.
If your home has a crawl space, it is probably a location that you will only visit when there is a noticeable problem. This is due to the fact that they are generally improperly closed off and are regularly messy, dirty, and can have critters living in them. Crawl spaces are notorious for having moisture issues that could cause problems with the floor joists and even cause mold to grow. Our experts know an ideal way to control problems in this area is to encapsulate them and close them off from the weather. This will control unnecessary moisture and humidity in addition to preventing unwanted pests from getting in. If your floors above the crawl space are sagging, we will install a series of jacks to lift and stabilize them and restore the sagging floor. To further prevent extra moisture, we will install a specialized crawl space dehumidifier to remove the extra humidity and prevent the growth of mold.