Our Services in Franklin, MI
Whether you have a flooded basement following a big rain or if you’re starting to notice a crack in your basement wall that is getting worse, our team is here to help. Rapid Dri Foundation Repair and Waterproofing is a team of trained professionals who are able to make a proper evaluation of the potential problem your home and after the inspection, help you come up with the optimal method to take care of the problems for good and even prevent the issue from coming back. Our team services the western and northwestern Detroit suburbs and southeastern Michigan including the Franklin area.
It is critical that once you find an issue with your craw space, basement, or foundation that you get in touch with a trusted repair company. We say this due to there are quite a few additional issues that can arise with these issues including mold, weakened structure, and even permanent foundation damage. It doesn’t matter if you need our basement waterproofing services to prevent water damage in your home, foundation repair products to stop cracks from growing in the foundation, or crawl space services to control humidity below the home, our experts are here to help you.
When you’ve seen water in the basement following a large storm, it is not good. When this water is not removed, it can keep you from having the ability to keep items in the basement and even keep you from turning that space into another room. Excess water and humidity can ultimately cause the growth of mildew and mold which could be responsible for dangerous health problems. If you have standing water in your basement, you should get in touch with us so a member of our team can investigate the flooding and help implement a basement waterproofing solution which can prevent water coming in and prevent any additional damage from occurring. This system can also control the growth of mold and make it so you can have the ability to turn the basement into usable storage space, a media room, or even an additional bedroom.
If there are cracking in the foundation or if you’re seeing them at the corners of your windows or doors, this is a sign that there is a problem with the foundation and you may require foundation repair. One of the other signs could be the doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even not moving when closing them. Sinking foundations are commonplace in the Franklin area due to the moisture levels of the soil fluctuates throughout the year. The problems are also caused by poor compaction when your home was being built. Our professionals can install a system of piers under your foundation which will shift the load of the home to the piers and keep the foundation from sinking or settling in the future.
If you have a a crawl space, it is likely a part of the home that you will only go into when there is a problem. This is due to the fact that they are generally improperly closed off and are frequently unkempt, grimy, and can even have critters living in them. Crawl spaces are known for having excess humidity problems that could cause problems with the floor joists and even enable mold to grow. Our team knows one of the best ways to control issues in crawl spaces is to encapsulate them and seal them off from the exterior. This will control excess 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 system of jacks to lift and stabilize the floor joists and correct the sinking floor. To further prevent extra moisture, we will install a specialized dehumidifier to remove the extra humidity and prevent the growth of mold.