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5 Top Causes of Foundation Cracks in Racine WI

Foundation Cracks in Racine WI The foundation is the most important structural element of your beautiful home. Unfortunately, it is tucked away from view and its problems might not be noticed in time. According to the Concrete Foundations Association of North America (CFA), foundation cracks form 78% of the problems most homeowners encounter. A Brief…

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Concrete Cracks in Waukesha: To Worry or Not to Worry

Discovering cracks in your foundation is never a sign of anything good to come. However, you should only worry if the cracks are structural. Structural cracks are more serious and should never be ignored. They are likely to result in bigger problems over time if left unattended. However, this does not mean that you ought…

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Basement Floor Cracks in Waukesha: Causes & Fixes

If there is one sure thing in life, it is that concrete will crack. Contractors try to plan for the cracks with control joints and expansion joints but sometimes the concrete cracks where they don’t want it to. When a basement floor cracks in Waukesha it becomes a gateway for water, radon (and other soil…

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Foundation Cracks on Cinder Block Foundation Walls

Basement Foundation Waterproofing and Cinder Block Wall Repair Cinder block foundation walls can be particularly troublesome for homeowners (especially in the Milwaukee area). The combination of older homes and wet weather provide less than ideal conditions for dry, healthy foundations. Unfortunately cinder block foundations are generally more delicate than poured concrete foundations, because there are…

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