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Foundation Repair Maintenance

Foundations and Water
Expansive soils act like a sponge. As they absorb water, they swell and as they lose water they shrink. Soils tend to dry out (and shrink) during the summer and to absorb water (and swell) during the winter and (continued …)

Foundation Deflection
How much slope in a foundation is too much? It’s a question that receives (continued …)

Foundation Maintenance
The goal of foundation watering is to keep the water content of the soil under your foundation as constant as possible. Since you cannot keep out the rain, the thing to do is keep the soils reasonably (continued …)