Home Services in Onsted, Michigan
If you have a wet basement after a large rain or if you’re starting to notice a crack in your foundation starting to form, our team is here to help. Rapid Dri Foundation Repair and Waterproofing has a team of experienced professionals who are able to take a look at the potential problem your home after which we can assist you design the ideal options to fix the issue for good as well as prevent the problems from returning. Our experts serves the western and northwestern Detroit suburbs and southeastern Michigan including the Onsted area.
It is critical that if you’ve found a problem with the craw space, basement, or foundation that you contact a trusted repair company. We say this due to there are a number of potentially dangerous problems that can happen along with these issues including black mold, weakened structure, and even permanent foundation damage. It doesn’t matter if you require our basement waterproofing services to prevent water from entering your home, foundation repair products to stop cracks from growing in the foundation, or crawl space services to prevent damage to your floor joists, our experts are here to help you.
When there is stagnant water in your basement following a big rain, this is never good. When this water is not controlled, it can prevent you from having the ability to store items in the area and even prevent you from being able to fully use the space. Excess water and humidity will eventually cause mold and mildew to grow which could ultimately be responsible for health problems. If you’ve seen standing water in the basement, you should reach out to us so one of our experts can determine the cause of the problem and help design a basement waterproofing solution which can control water coming in and prevent unnecessary problems from happening. This system can prevent the growth of mold and also enable you to be able to turn the basement into usable storage space, a media room, or even an extra bedroom.
If you’ve seen cracks in your foundation or if you’re noticing them at the corners of the window frames or doorways, this is an indicator 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 being difficult to open or close or even not moving when opening them. Sinking foundations are fairly common in the Onsted area as the moisture content of the soil fluctuates during the year. They are sometimes caused by poor soil compaction during original construction of the home. Our professionals can install a system of piers under your house which will shift the weight of your home to the piers and prevent the house from sinking or settling in the future.
If you have a a crawl space, it is most likely an area that you will only visit when there is a problem. This is because they are usually improperly closed off and are regularly messy, grimy, and can have critters living in them. They are known for having humidity issues that could cause problems with the floor joists and even enable mold to grow. Our team knows an ideal way to prevent problems in this area is to encapsulate them and seal them off from the outside. 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 the floor joists and restore the sinking floor. To further control excess moisture, we can install a specialized dehumidifier to remove the extra humidity and prevent mold growth.