Services in Tipton, Michigan
Whether you’ve got a wet crawl space following a heavy rain or if you’re starting to notice a crack in your foundation beginning to grow, our team is here to help. Rapid Dri Foundation Repair and Waterproofing has a team of experienced professionals who will make a proper evaluation of the potential problem you’re having and after the inspection, assist you come up with the best options to repair the issue for good and even keep the issue from returning. Our experts services the western and northwestern Detroit suburbs and southeastern Michigan including the Tipton area.
It is very important that as soon as you find a problem with your crawl space, foundation, or basement that you reach out to a trusted repair company. We say this as there are a number of potentially dangerous problems that can arise with these issues such as mildew, weakened structure, and even permanent foundation damage. No matter if you are in need of our basement waterproofing products to protect your home, foundation repair products to prevent your home from sinking, or crawl space services to control humidity below the home, our experts are here to help you.
If you have standing water in the basement following a heavy rainfall, this is never good. When this water is not removed, it can prevent you from having the ability to store items in the basement and even keep you from being able to fully use the space. Excess water and humidity can ultimately harbor mold and mildew which can eventually lead to health problems. If there is standing water in your basement, you should reach out to us so one of our experts can evaluate the water and help design a basement waterproofing system which can stop water coming in and prevent unnecessary damage from happening. This system can prevent the growth of mold and also help so you can have the ability to turn the basement into usable storage space, a second family room, or even a spare bedroom.
If you’ve noticed cracks in the foundation or if you’re seeing them at the corners of window frames or doors, this is an indicator that there is a problem with the foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. An additional sign could be the doors or windows being difficult to open or close or even sticking when moving them. Sinking foundations are fairly common in the Tipton area as the moisture content of the soil fluctuates throughout the year. These issues are also caused by poor compaction when your home was being built. Our experts can install a system of piers under your home that will shift the load of your home to the piers and keep the home from sinking or settling in the future.
If you have a a crawl space, it is likely an area that you will only worry about when there is an obvious problem. This is because they are usually poorly sealed and are regularly unkempt, dangerous, and can even have critters inhabiting them. Crawl spaces are known for having excess moisture problems that can cause problems with the floor joists and even cause mold to grow. Our team knows an ideal way to prevent problems in this area is to install an encapsulation system and seal them off from the weather. This will control unnecessary moisture and humidity in addition to controlling the entry of unwanted pests. If you’ve got sagging floors above the crawl space, we can install a system of jacks to lift and stabilize them and correct the sagging floor. To further prevent extra moisture, we can install a specialized crawl space dehumidifier to remove the extra humidity and prevent the growth of mold.