Concrete, Foundation, and Basement Repair Services in Andover, NY
If you have a flooded crawl space following a big storm or in the spring during the springtime if you've noticed a crack in your basement wall that is getting worse, our team is here to help. Midstate Basement Authorities has a team of experienced employees who will make a proper evaluation of the situation you've got and after the inspection, assist you determine the optimal method to take care of the issue once and for all as well as prevent the issues from coming back. Our team serves the entire Andover area.
It is crucial that as soon as you've found a problem with the crawl space, foundation, or basement that you contact an experienced repair company. We say this as there are quite a few additional problems that will arise with these issues such as mildew, reduced structural integrity, and even permanent foundation damage. If you require our basement waterproofing products to stop water damaging your home, foundation repair products to stop foundation issues, or crawl space services to prevent mold growth in the crawl space, or even our concrete leveling services to fix your sinking driveway, our experts are here to help you.
If you have stagnant water in the basement after a big rainfall, this is never good. When this water is present, it will prevent you from being able to store items in the basement and even stop you from using that space as another room. Excess moisture and humidity can also harbor mold and mildew which could ultimately be a cause of dangerous health problems. If there is standing water in the basement, you should contact us so a member of our team can look into the leaking and help come up with a basement waterproofing system which will control water coming in and prevent unnecessary damage from happening. This will also stop the growth of mold as well as make it so you can finally be able to turn the basement into usable storage space, a second family room, or even an extra bedroom.More Info
If you have cracks in the foundation or if you're seeing them at the corners of your window or doors, this is one of the signs that there are problems with the foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. One of the other signs could be the doors or windows will be difficult to open or close or even getting stuck when closing them. Sinking foundations are fairly common in the Andover area as the moisture content of the soil fluctuates throughout the year. The problems are occasionally caused by inadequate compaction during the building of your home. Our professionals can install a network of piers under your house that will shift the load of your home to the piers and stop the house from sinking or settling in the future.More Info
If you've got a crawl space, it is probably a location that you only go into when there is a problem. This is because they are usually improperly closed off and are regularly messy, dirty, and can even have critters holed up in them. Crawl spaces are known for having excess humidity issues that could cause problems with the floor joists and even cause mold to grow. Our team knows an ideal way to control problems in this area is to encapsulate them and close them off from the weather. This will control excess moisture and humidity as well as controlling the entry of unwanted pests. If your floors above the crawl space are sagging, we will install a system of jacks to lift and stabilize them and correct the sagging floor. To further prevent extra moisture, we will install a specialized dehumidifier to remove the extra humidity and prevent mold growth.More Info
Sinking or settling concrete walkways are not only unattractive, they can be dangerous as well. Whether you've got a big parking area or patio that is starting to sink or a small section of sidewalk, our concrete repair services will help get it level and restore it to being safe while keeping you from spending the cost and dealing with the hassles of tearing it up and replacing it. We use two primary services to implement our repairs. The first utilizesan expanding polyurethane foam that is injected under the sinking slab that carefully and safely returns the slab to it's proper location. This works so well, we can perform lifting on very large slabs like garage floors or even a sinking basement floor slab. The second service uses a specialized system of epoxy and sealing to patch the crumbling or broken concrete to restore the rigidity and keep it from breaking again.More Info