Foundation and Basement Repair Services in Alma, NY
Whether you have a damp crawl space following a intense storm or during the spring thaw if you've noticed a crack in your basement wall starting to form, our team is here to help. Midstate Basement Authorities is a team of trained professionals who are able to take a look at the flooding or cracks you've got and after the inspection, assist you determine the best method to repair the problems for good as well as keep the problem from returning. Our experts serves the entire Alma area.
It is very important that as soon as you see a problem with the basement, foundation, or crawl space that you reach out to an experienced repair company. We recommend this due to there are a number of potentially dangerous problems that can arise with these issues including black mold, reduced structural integrity, and even catastrophic foundation damage. It doesn't matter if you are in need of our basement waterproofing products to stop water damaging your home, foundation repair products to stabilize your foundation, or crawl space services to control water in the crawl space, or even our concrete lifting services to level your sinking patio, our experts are here to help you.
If you've seen water in the basement after a large rain, it is never good. When this water is not controlled, it can prevent you from being able to store items in the basement and even prevent you from turning that space into another room. Excess moisture and humidity can also cause mold and mildew to grow which could in the future lead to health problems. If you've got standing water in the basement, you should contact us so one of our experts can evaluate the leaking and help create a basement waterproofing system which can prevent water coming in and prevent any additional damage from occurring. This system can also stop the growth of mold and enable you to be able to turn the basement into viable storage space, a media room, or even a spare bedroom.More Info
If you have cracking in the foundation or if you've seen them at the corners of window or doors, this is an indicator that there are problems with the foundation and you may require foundation repair. An additional sign could be the doors or windows being difficult to open or close or even not moving when moving them. Settling foundations are commonplace in the Alma area due to the moisture content of the soil fluctuates during the year. The problems are also caused by inadequate compaction while the home was being built. Our experts can install a piering system under your foundation that will shift the load of your home to the piers and prevent the foundation from sinking or settling in the future.More Info
If you've got a crawl space, it is probably a part of the home that you only visit when there is a noticeable problem. This is because they are normally poorly sealed and are frequently unkempt, dirty, and can even have critters living in them. They are notorious for having excess moisture problems that could cause damage to the floor joists and even cause mold to grow. Our team knows an ideal way to prevent problems in this area is to encapsulate them and seal them off from the exterior. This will control excess moisture and humidity in addition to controlling the entry of unwanted pests. If you've got sagging floors above the crawl space, we will install a series of jacks to lift and stabilize them and restore the sagging floor. To further control extra moisture, we will install a specialized crawl space dehumidifier to remove the excess humidity and prevent the growth of mold.More Info
Slanting or settling concrete walkways are not only ugly but can be dangerous too. Regardless of if your large parking area or set of stairs that is starting to sink or a smaller section of sidewalk, our concrete leveling services will help repair the area and restore it to being safe while keeping you from spending the cost and dealing with the hassles of removing it and re-pouring it. We have two main services to accomplish our repairs. The first usesan expanding polyurethane foam that we injected below the sunken slab that slowly and evenly returns the section to it's proper location. This works so well, we can perform this service on very large slabs like garage floors or even a sunken basement floor slab. The second service utilizes a specialized system of epoxy and sealing to seal the problematic or breaking concrete to restore the strength and help prevent it from breaking again.More Info