Services in Westland, MI
Whether you have a damp basement after a intense rain or if you’ve got a crack in your basement wall beginning to grow, our team is here to help. Rapid Dri Foundation Repair and Waterproofing is a team of experienced employees who are able to make a proper evaluation of the situation you’ve got and after the inspection, assist you come up with the ideal options to fix the issues for good as well as keep the issue from returning. Our experts serves the western and northwestern Detroit suburbs and southeastern Michigan including the Westland area.
It is crucial that once you’ve found an issue with the crawl space, foundation, or basement that you contact a trusted repair company. We recommend this due to there are some potentially dangerous issues that will happen along with these issues including mold, weakened structure, and even catastrophic foundation damage. No matter if you need 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 mold growth in the crawl space, our professionals are here to help you.
When there is stagnant water in your basement following a large storm, it is not good. If this water is not removed, it will keep you from having the ability to keep items in the basement and even keep you from using that space as another room. Excess water and humidity also has the ability harbor mold and mildew which could ultimately lead to dangerous health problems. If there is standing water in the basement, you should reach out to us so one of our experts can evaluate the leaking and help come up with a basement waterproofing solution which will stop water coming in and prevent unnecessary damage from occurring. This system will also control the growth of mold and make it so you can finally be able to turn the basement into viable storage space, an extra room, or even an additional bedroom.
If you’ve noticed cracking in your foundation or if you’ve noticed them at the corners of the window or door frames, this is an indicator that there is a problem with your foundation and you are in need of foundation repair. An additional sign could be your doors or windows are difficult to open or close or even not moving when moving them. Sinking foundations are commonplace in the Westland area as the moisture content of the soil fluctuates throughout the year. These issues are also caused by improper compaction during the building of your home. Our experts can install a piering system under your home which will shift the load of the home to the piers and keep the home from sinking or settling in the future.
If your home has a crawl space, it is probably an area that you only worry about when there is a noticeable problem. This is due to the fact that they are usually improperly closed off and are regularly messy, grimy, and can have critters inhabiting them. Crawl spaces are known for having moisture issues that could cause problems with the floor joists and even cause mold to grow. Our team knows one of the best ways to prevent issues in crawl spaces is to install an encapsulation system and close them off from the exterior. This will control unnecessary moisture and humidity as well as controlling the entry of unwanted pests. If you have sloping floors above the crawl space, we can install a series of jacks to lift and stabilize the floor joists and correct the sinking 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.