1. Help Me Understand: “Why Do Cracks Happen?”

    If you’ve ever walked down a sidewalk, you’ve seen cracks in concrete. In other words: You’ve seen cracks in concrete. Unless your 5-year-old was undertaking a particularly raucous version of “don’t-step-on-a-crack-or-you’ll-break-your-mother’s-back,” however, you probably didn’t pay that much attention to those cracks. What gets us to start paying attention to cracks in the conc…Read More

  2. 5 Signs Your Home Needs Foundation Repair

    You love your home, but even if it looks perfect from the outside, there may be underlying issues that need to be addressed. For example, when the foundation needs repair, you may not notice the signs until it is too late. That is why it is pertinent to inform yourself of the early signs of foundation repair. If you can determine the issue early on, you can potentially save thousands of dollars. I…Read More

  3. PROPER JOINT AND CRACK REPAIR

    I often get the question…What do I use to seal the cracks? All concrete cracks due to curing, expansion and contraction and temperature changes. There is no way to prevent it, however there are means to try to control where it cracks. When new concrete is poured, control joints (the lines in the concrete) are either cut or wet formed to encourage concrete to crack in designated areas. Sometimes …Read More