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Foundations Uncovered: Exploring Types, Materials, and Longevity

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Foundations Uncovered: Exploring Types, Materials, and Longevity   Understanding the foundation of your home is essential for ensuring its stability, longevity, and overall structural integrity. From the types of foundations to the materials used in their construction and their expected lifespan, there’s much to consider when it comes to this critical component of residential architecture.  […]

My home was built on mine subsidence. Now what?

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Missouri has a history of mining dating back as early as the 1740s, where miners mined resources such as lead, iron, limestone, gravel, and coal. As a result, the state has many abandoned mines that can affect the stability of the ground. If your home was built on mine subsidence, naturally, you worry about sinking. […]

What Is Foundation Piering?

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Problems with your home’s foundation are a severe matter. Wall cracks, tilting chimneys, doors, or windows that stick, or the complete failure of the foundation itself are sure signs that your home is in trouble. It’s always in your best interest to begin repairs for foundation settlement sooner than later.