Available Services in Alton, IL
If you've noticed a crack in your basement wall beginning to grow or if you've got a damp basement following a intense storm, our team is here to help. Perma Jack of St. Louis is a team of trained professionals who will inspect the flooding or cracks you're having and then assist you determine the ideal options to repair the problem for good as well as prevent the issue from returning. Our experts serves the greater St. Louis area, including Alton.
It is crucial that once you've seen a problem with the foundation that you contact an experienced repair company. We recommend this due to there are a number of potentially dangerous issues that can arise with these issues including black mold, weakened structure, and even catastrophic foundation damage. It doesn't matter if you require our foundation repair services to stabilize your foundation, basement waterproofing services to prevent water damage in your home, bowed wall repair services to stop bowing basement walls from potentially caving in and causing expensive damage, or even our concrete repair services to fix your settling stairs, our professionals are here to help you.
If you're seeing cracks in your foundation or if you're seeing them at the corners of the window or doorways, this is an indicator that there are problems with your foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. One of the other signs could be your doors or windows are difficult to open or close or even sticking when opening them. Foundation problems are commonplace in the Alton area as the moisture content of the soil go up and down throughout the year. They are occasionally caused by poor soil compaction when your home was being built. Our professionals can install a network of piers under your foundation that will shift the load of your home to the piers and keep the foundation from sinking or settling in the future.More Information
When there is stagnant water in your basement following a heavy rain, this is not good. When this water is present, it can prevent 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 can also harbor mold and mildew which can lead to health problems. If you've seen standing water in the basement, you should get in touch with us so a member of our team can determine the cause of the water and help create a basement waterproofing solution which can prevent water coming in and prevent unnecessary damage from occurring. This system can stop the growth of mold and also make it so you can finally have the ability to turn the basement into viable storage space, a second family room, or even a spare bedroom.More Information
If you have a basement, they are used as either storage or it is a finished area. No matter how you are using the space, if you've noticed a bowed wall issue, it should be looked at by a professional to keep the problem from getting worse. If the foundation walls buckle too far out of alignment, they can end up failing and falling into the basement. This can lead to the foundation walls not having the ability to support the building correctly and could force you to have to replace or rebuild the whole wall of the foundation. It is good for you that we use a variety of different options available to repair and prevent buckling foundation walls from turning into a problem in the future which will help save money in the long run and prevent your walls from collapsing.More Information
Sinking or cracking concrete driveway slabs are both unsafe and make your home look worse. Whether there is a large driveway or the patio that is cracking or a short section of a path, the concrete lifting process we use will help level the slab and restore it to the proper height, preventing the potential cost and work involved with tearing it out and replacing it. This is done using a method known as mudjacking. This process features pumping a grout that safely and evenly raises the settling slab to it's original location. We can even perform this service on very large slabs such as garage floors and even a sinking basement floor.More Information