Our Services in Columbia, IL
Whether you've got a crack in your basement wall starting to form or if you have a damp crawl space after a heavy storm, our team of experts is here to help. Perma Jack of St. Louis is a team of trained professionals who are able to take a look at the situation you're having and then assist you design the optimal options to take care of the problem for good and even prevent the issue from coming back. Our team services the greater St. Louis area, including Columbia.
It is critical that if you find an issue with your basement that you get in touch with an experienced repair company. We say this due to there are a number of additional problems that will happen along with these issues including mold, reduced structural integrity, and even permanent foundation damage. No matter if you are in need of our foundation repair products to stop foundation issues, basement waterproofing products to protect your home, bowed wall repair services to prevent bowed basement walls from possibly caving in and causing permanent damage, or even our concrete lifting services to level your settling stairs, our experts are here to help you.
If you've seen cracks in your foundation or if you're noticing them at the corners of window frames or doors, this is a sign that there is a problem with your foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. An additional sign could be your doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even sticking when opening them. Sinking foundations are fairly common in the Columbia area due to the moisture levels of the soil go up and down throughout the year. These issues are sometimes caused by poor soil compaction while the home was being built. Our team can install a piering system under your foundation which will shift the load of your home to the piers and stop the foundation from sinking or settling in the future.More Information
When you have standing water in your basement after a big rain, it is not good. If this water stays around, it will prevent you from being able to store items in the basement and even stop you from being able to fully use the space. Excess water and humidity can also cause the growth of mildew and mold which could eventually be a cause of life threatening health problems. If you have standing water in your basement, you should reach out to us so one of our experts can look into the issue and help create a basement waterproofing solution which will stop water coming in and prevent unnecessary damage from happening. This will prevent the growth of mold as well as enable you to finally be able to turn the basement into viable storage space, an extra room, or even an extra bedroom.More Information
If your home has a basement, you will probably be using it as a storage area or it is used for extra space. No matter how the space is being used, if you have a bowed wall problem, it should be looked at by a professional to stop the problem from getting worse. If your basement walls bow too far out of alignment, the worst case scenario is they fall into the basement. This could lead to your basement walls not being able to support your home properly and can cause you to have to replace or rebuild the length of wall of the foundation. It is a good thing that we have a variety of different options we can use to repair and stop bowing or buckling foundation walls from turning into an issue in the future which will help save money in the long run and prevent your walls from collapsing.More Information
Settling or cracking concrete driveway slabs are both unsafe and make your home look worse. Whether the problem is an entire driveway or your patio that is settling or a short area of sidewalk, the concrete lifting process we use will allow us to get it level and return it to the correct location, avoiding the cost and work involved with removing it and replacing it. This is done with a process known as mudjacking. This process involves injecting 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 like garage floors or even a sinking basement floor slab.More Information