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High Water Table Foundation Solutions

The water table in Michigan is very high this year and it’s going to continue to rise. A high water table is notorious for causing foundation issues in homes and structures.  If...... Read More

Pier and Beam Foundation Repair

Prior to the 1960s, pier and beam foundations were the most popular type of foundation systems for homes. Also known as post and beam, these foundation types elevate homes to...... Read More

What is House Raising?

House raising involves the process of separating a house from its foundation and temporarily raising it with methods such as hydraulic screw jacks. Depending on the structure itself and the...... Read More

Causes of Foundation Failure

Foundation failure can happen to anyone – even the best of homes can experience foundation issues.  Michigan homes are no exception to the rule.  Here are some of the common causes...... Read More