Cracked Ceiling Repair

Ceiling Cracks and Your Foundation

Ceiling cracks plague many homes in Dallas, Texas. At best, they look unsightly. But at worst, they could reveal sobering facts about your home’s foundation. So what’s really causing those cracks in your ceiling? And perhaps most importantly, what should you do about them? Read More

Foundation Repair Tips

Understanding Foundation Types in Dallas

The Big D is home to beautiful mult-million dollar mansions, quaint little bungalows, and everything in between. While homes all look the same on the outside, they’re actually quite different when it comes to the architectural basis for each. If you’re looking to buy a new home in Dallas, or you’ve ever just been super interested in home construction in the area, here’s a quick guide to understanding the various foundations found throughout Texas. Read More

Hot Weather Foundation Repair

Why Hot Weather Damages Your Foundation

Texas temperatures in summer easily break 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Even when the temperature is in the high 90s, dry Texas weather wicks the moisture from the soil around your house and steals it from your foundation, which causes cracks. Dry weather day after day is a recipe for foundation disaster, and you may find yourself with lasting foundation damage that compromises the structural integrity of your home if you don’t address the problem. Read More

Spot Foundation Problems

How to Spot Foundation Problems

Your home’s foundation is one of the most important parts of its structure, but it’s one area you may not think about regularly. However, an issue with your foundation can cause trouble for the structure itself.

Usually, people look for cracks in the foundation to decide if there’s an issue. While some cracks can be caused by normal settling, major foundation issues are not only problematic, but also costly to repair. Learn about the top four most common foundation problems and ways you can spot them. Read More