Home Services in East Alton, Illinois
Whether you've noticed a crack in your basement wall that is growing or if you have a flooded basement after a intense storm, our team is here to help. Perma Jack of St. Louis is a team of trained employees who will inspect the flooding or cracks at your home and then assist you design the optimal options to fix the problems once and for all as well as prevent the problems from coming back. Our team serves the greater St. Louis area, including East Alton.
It is critical that once you see a problem with your foundation or basement that you reach out to an experienced repair company. We recommend this because there are a number of potentially dangerous issues that can arise with these issues such as mold, structural damage, and even catastrophic foundation damage. No matter if you are needing our foundation repair products to stabilize your foundation, basement waterproofing products to protect your home, bowed wall repair services to keep bowed basement walls from being in danger of collapsing and causing permanent damage, or even our concrete lifting or leveling services to fix your sinking patio, our professionals are here to help you.
If you're noticing cracking in your foundation or if you've seen them at the corners of window or door frames, this is an indicator that there are problems with your foundation and you may require foundation repair. An additional sign could be your doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even not moving when opening them. Settling foundations are commonplace in the East Alton area as a result of the moisture levels of the soil rise and fall throughout the year. These issues are sometimes caused by inadequate soil compaction while the home was being built. Our professionals can install a piering system under your foundation that will shift the weight of the home to the piers and prevent the foundation from sinking or settling in the future.More Information
When you've got stagnant water in your basement following a big rain, it is not good. When this water stays around, it can prevent you from having the ability to store items in the area and even prevent you from fully using the area. Excess water and humidity can also harbor mold and mildew which can ultimately be a cause of health problems. If there is standing water in your basement, you should contact us so one of our experts can look into the flooding and help implement a basement waterproofing solution which can stop water coming in and prevent any additional problems from happening. This system can control the growth of mold as well as help so you can have the ability to turn the basement into usable storage space, a media room, or even an additional bedroom.More Information
If your home has a basement, it is likely being used as a place to store your excess furniture and items or it is used for extra space. It does not matter how the space is being used, if there is a buckling wall issue, it should be looked at by a professional to prevent the issue from becoming serious. If your foundation walls buckle too far out of alignment, it is possible they can collapse into the space. This can result in your basement walls not having the ability to support your home correctly and can cause you to have to replace or rebuild the length of wall of the foundation. It is a good thing that we use a variety of different options available to repair and prevent buckling basement walls from being a problem in the future which can prevent the walls from collapsing.More Information
Settling or cracking concrete driveway slabs can be both dangerous and a safety problem. Regardless of if there is a long driveway or your patio that is settling or a smaller area of a path, our concrete lifting services can help level the slab and return it to the proper location, preventing the cost and hassle of removing it and replacing it. We use a method commonly referred to as mudjacking. This process features pumping a cement slurry that safely and evenly returns the settling slab to it's original location. We are able to use this on very large slabs such as garage floors or even a sinking basement floor.More Information