Home Services in Alhambra, Illinois
If you're starting to notice a crack in your basement wall that is growing or if you have a flooded basement following a big rain, our team is here to help. Perma Jack of St. Louis has a team of experienced professionals who will inspect the potential problem you've got and after the inspection, assist you determine the best solution to take care of the problem for good and even keep the problem from returning. Our team services the greater St. Louis area, including Alhambra.
It is critical that if you've seen an issue with the basement or foundation that you get in touch with a trusted repair company. We recommend this because there are a number of additional problems that will arise with these issues such as mold, weakened structure, and even catastrophic foundation damage. If you are in need of our foundation repair services to stabilize your foundation, basement waterproofing services to prevent water from entering your home, bowed wall repair services to prevent bowed basement walls from possibly failing and causing expensive damage, or even our concrete repair services to repair your settling stairs, our experts are here to help you.
If you have cracking in the foundation or if you're seeing them at the corners of the window or doors, this is an indicator that there are problems with the foundation and you may require foundation repair. One of the other signs could be the doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even getting stuck when moving them. Settling foundations are fairly common in the Alhambra area due to the moisture levels of the soil go up and down throughout the year. They are also caused by improper soil compaction during the building of your home. Our experts can install a network of piers under your house that will shift the load of your home to the piers and keep the house from sinking or settling in the future.More Information
If you've seen stagnant water in the basement following a large rain, this is never good. When this water is not controlled, it will prevent you from being able to keep items in the basement and even keep you from fully using the area. Excess water and humidity also has the ability harbor mold and mildew which can be a cause of life threatening health problems. If you're noticing standing water in the basement, you should contact us so one of our experts can determine the cause of the issue and help design a basement waterproofing system which will stop water coming in and prevent any additional problems from happening. This will also control the growth of mold and also enable you to be able to turn the basement into viable storage space, a media room, or even an additional bedroom.More Information
If you have a basement, it is likely being used as a place to store your excess furniture and items or it is a finished area. It does not matter how your basement is being used, if you've noticed a buckling wall problem, you need to contact an expert to keep the wall from getting worse. If the supporting walls bow too much, it is possible they can collapse into the basement. This can lead to the foundation walls not being able to support the building correctly and can cause you to have to replace or rebuild the length of wall in the basement. It is good for you that we have available a variety of different options available to repair and prevent buckling basement walls from turning into a problem in the future which will prevent the walls from collapsing.More Information
Settling or cracked concrete slabs are not only unattractive but they can be dangerous as well. Regardless of if you have an entire driveway or the patio that is cracking or a short area of a path, our concrete lifting services will help level the slab and return it to the proper height, avoiding the potential cost and hassle of removing it and replacing it. This is done using a method known as mudjacking. This process involves pumping a slurry that safely and evenly raises the sinking slab to it's original location. We are able to use this on large slabs such as garage floors or even a sinking basement floor.More Information