Foundation, Concrete, and Basement Repair Services in Apalachin, NY
Whether you have a wet basement after a big rain or during the spring thaw if you've noticed a crack in your foundation starting to grow, our team is here to help. Midstate Basement Authorities is a team of trained professionals who are able to inspect the flooding or cracks your home and after the inspection, assist you design the best options to take care of the issue for good and even prevent the problem from returning. Our team services the entire Apalachin area.
It is critical that if you see an issue with the basement, foundation, or crawl space that you contact an experienced repair company. We recommend this due to there are a number of potentially dangerous problems that can arise with these issues such as mold, weakened structure, and even catastrophic foundation damage. No matter if you're needing our basement waterproofing products to stop water damaging your home, foundation repair services to stabilize your foundation, or crawl space services to prevent unnecessary damage under your home, or even our concrete leveling services to level your sinking sidewalk, our professionals are here to help you.
If you've got water in your basement after a large storm, this is never good. When this water is present, it can prevent you from being able to store items in the area and even prevent you from turning that space into another room. Excess water and humidity also has the ability cause the growth of mildew and mold which could in the future lead to dangerous health problems. If you're noticing standing water in the basement, you should contact us so one of our experts can determine the cause of the issue and help design a basement waterproofing system which can stop water coming in and prevent any additional problems from happening. This can stop the growth of mold and make it so you can finally be able to turn the basement into usable storage space, an extra room, or even a spare bedroom.More Info
If you've seen cracking in your foundation or if you're noticing them at the corners of your window frames or doorways, this is one of the signs that there is a problem with your foundation and you are in need of foundation repair. An additional sign could be your doors or windows are difficult to open or close or even getting stuck when closing them. Settling foundations are commonplace in the Apalachin area as the moisture levels of the soil rise and fall during the year. These issues are also caused by improper compaction while the home was being built. Our professionals can install a network of piers under your home which will shift the load of your home to the piers and prevent the home from sinking or settling in the future.More Info
If you've got a crawl space, it is most likely an area that you will only visit when there is an obvious problem. This is because they are usually improperly sealed off and are regularly unkempt, dirty, and can even have critters holed up in them. They are known for having excess humidity problems that could cause damage to the floor joists and even enable mold to grow. Our experts know one of the best ways to prevent problems in crawl spaces is to encapsulate them and close 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 the floor joists and correct the sagging floor. To further prevent excess moisture, we will install a specialized dehumidifier to remove the excess humidity and prevent mold growth.More Info
Unstable or crumbling concrete walkways are not only ugly but can be dangerous too. Whether you've got a long driveway or set of stairs that is starting to sink or a small section of sidewalk, our concrete lifting services will help get it level and restore it to being safe while preventing the cost and working around the hassle of removing it and replacing it. We use two primary services to implement these repairs. The first utilizes expanding polyurethane foam that we injected under the sunken slab that safely and evenly lifts the slab to it's proper location. This process works so well, we can even perform this service on very large slabs that include garage floors or even a sunken basement floor slab. The second service utilizes a unique system of epoxy and sealing to patch the crumbling or broken concrete to increase the rigidity and keep it from breaking again.More Info