Home Services in Cottage Hills, Illinois
Whether you've got a crack in your foundation beginning to grow or if you have a wet basement following a big storm, our team of experts is here to help. Perma Jack of St. Louis is a team of trained professionals who will inspect the situation you're having and after the inspection, assist you design the ideal solution to repair the problems for good and even keep the issue from coming back. Perma Jack services the greater St. Louis area, including Cottage Hills.
It is critical that once you see an issue with the foundation or basement that you contact a trusted repair company. We say this due to there are quite a few potentially dangerous issues that can arise with these issues such as mildew, reduced structural integrity, and even permanent foundation damage. No matter if you're in need of our foundation repair products to stabilize your foundation, basement waterproofing services to protect your home, bowed wall repair services to stop buckling basement walls from potentially caving in and causing expensive damage, or even our concrete lifting or leveling services to repair your sinking driveway, our experts are here to help you.
If there are cracks in your foundation or if you've noticed them at the corners of the window or doors, this is a sign that there are problems with your foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. An additional sign could be your doors or windows being difficult to open or close or even getting stuck when opening them. Foundation problems are commonplace in the Cottage Hills area due to the moisture content of the soil rise and fall throughout the year. These issues are also caused by inadequate soil compaction when your home was being built. Our professionals can install a system of piers under your foundation which will shift the load of the home to the piers and stop the foundation from sinking or settling in the future.More Information
When you have stagnant water in your basement after a heavy storm, it is not good. If this water stays around, it can keep you from having the ability to store items in the basement and even stop you from turning that space into another room. Excess moisture and humidity can also cause the growth of mildew and mold which can be responsible for life threatening health problems. If you've seen standing water in the basement, you should reach out to us so one of our experts can investigate the water and help come up with a basement waterproofing solution which can control water coming in and prevent any additional damage from occurring. This can control the growth of mold as well as help so you can have the ability to turn the basement into viable storage space, a media room, or even an additional bedroom.More Information
If you've got a basement, it is likely being used as a storage area or it is used for extra space. Regardless of how your basement is being used, if you've noticed a buckling wall problem, it should be looked at by a professional to stop the wall from becoming serious. If the foundation walls buckle too far inward, they can end up failing and falling into the space. This can lead to the basement walls not having the ability to support the home safely and can cause you to have to either replace or rebuild the whole wall of the foundation. It is good for you that we use a number of different solutions available to repair and stop bowing 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 slabs can be both dangerous and a safety problem. It doesn't matter 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 get it level and return it to the correct location, avoiding the potential cost and hassle of tearing it out and replacing it. We use a process commonly referred to as mudjacking. This process features pumping a grout that safely and evenly returns the settling 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