Concrete, Foundation, and Basement Services in Alpine, NY
If you've got a flooded crawl space following a big rain or during the spring thaw if you're starting to notice a crack in your foundation beginning to form, our team is here to help. Midstate Basement Authorities is a team of experienced employees who will make a proper evaluation of the situation your home and after the inspection, assist you determine the ideal method to fix the problems for good and even keep the problem from returning. Our team serves the entire Alpine area.
It is critical that as soon as you see an issue with the craw space, basement, or foundation, that you reach out to an experienced repair company. We say this as there are quite a few potentially dangerous problems that will happen along with these issues including mold, reduced structural integrity, and even permanent foundation damage. No matter if you're needing our basement waterproofing products to stop water damaging your home, foundation repair services to prevent your home from sinking, or crawl space services to control water in the crawl space, or even our concrete lifting services to level your sinking sidewalk, our professionals are here to help you.
If there is stagnant water in your basement after a big rain, it is not good. If this water is not removed, it will keep you from having the ability to store items in the basement and even keep you from fully using the area. Excess water and humidity also has the ability harbor mold and mildew which could ultimately be responsible for dangerous health problems. If there is standing water in the basement, you should reach out to us so a member of our team can look into the problem and help design a basement waterproofing system which will prevent water coming in and prevent unnecessary problems from happening. This will prevent the growth of mold and also make it so you can finally have the ability to turn the basement into usable storage space, a second family room, or even an additional bedroom.More Info
If there are cracking in your foundation or if you've seen them at the corners of the windows or door frames, this is an indicator that there is a problem with your foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. One of the other signs could be your doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even getting stuck when closing them. Settling foundations are fairly common in the Alpine area as a result of the moisture levels of the soil go up and down throughout the year. These issues are sometimes caused by improper soil compaction when your home was being built. Our experts can install a piering system under your foundation that will shift the weight of the home to the piers and keep the foundation from sinking or settling in the future.More Info
If your homes got a crawl space, it is most likely a part of the home that you only worry about when there is a noticeable problem. This is because they are normally poorly sealed and are frequently unkempt, dirty, and can even have critters inhabiting them. They are notorious for having humidity problems that could cause damage to the floor joists and even enable mold to grow. Our experts know an ideal way to control problems in this area is to install an encapsulation system and seal them off from the outside. This will control excess moisture and humidity in addition to controlling the entry of unwanted pests. If you have sloping floors above the crawl space, we will install a system of jacks to lift and stabilize them and level the sagging floor. To further prevent extra moisture, we will install a specialized crawl space dehumidifier to remove the excess humidity and prevent the growth of mold.More Info
Unstable or settling concrete paths are both unattractive and dangerous. Regardless of if your big seating area or slab that is breaking up or a little section of sidewalk, our concrete lifting services will help get it level and prevent future problems while keeping you from spending the cost and dealing with the work of removing it and replacing it. We have two primary methods to accomplish the repairs. The first usesan expanding polyurethane foam that we injected below the sinking slab that carefully and safely lifts the concrete to it's original location. This method works so well, we are able to perform leveling on very large slabs such as garage floors or even a sinking basement floor slab. The second process involves a specialized system of epoxy and sealing to seal the crumbling or breaking concrete to increase the rigidity and help stop it from breaking again.More Info