Basement and Foundation Services in Avoca, NY
Whether you've got a damp basement following a large rain or in the spring during the springtime 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 experienced professionals who are able to take a look at the situation you've got and then help you come up with the best options to repair the issue once and for all and even prevent the issues from coming back. Our team serves the entire Avoca area.
It is crucial that if you find an issue with your craw space, basement, or foundation, that you reach out to a trusted repair company. We recommend this due to there are some potentially dangerous problems that can arise with these issues such as mold, reduced structural integrity, and even catastrophic foundation damage. If you're in need of our basement waterproofing products to protect your home, foundation repair products to stabilize your foundation, or crawl space services to control humidity below the home, or even our concrete leveling services to level your sinking patio, our professionals are here to help you.
If you have stagnant water in the basement after a heavy rain, it is never good. If this water stays around, 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 moisture and humidity can ultimately harbor mold and mildew which can in the future be a cause of health problems. If you've seen standing water in your basement, you should get in touch with 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 problems from happening. This system can prevent the growth of mold and also enable you to have the ability 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 noticed them at the corners of windows or door frames, this is one of the signs that there are problems with the foundation and you may be in need of foundation repair. Another sign could be the doors or windows being difficult to open or close or even sticking when moving them. Settling foundations are fairly common in the Avoca area due to the moisture content of the soil go up and down during the year. These issues are also caused by improper soil compaction when your home was being built. Our experts can install a system of piers under your home which will shift the load of the home to the piers and prevent the home from sinking or settling in the future.More Info
If your homes got a crawl space, it is likely a part of the home that you only go into when there is an obvious problem. This is because they are usually improperly sealed off and are regularly unkempt, grimy, and can even have critters living in them. Crawl spaces are notorious for having moisture problems that can cause damage to 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 in addition to preventing unwanted pests from getting in. If your floors above the crawl space are sagging, we can install a system of jacks to lift and stabilize them and correct the sagging floor. To further control excess moisture, we can install a specialized crawl space dehumidifier to remove the excess humidity and prevent the growth of mold.More Info
Unstable or broken concrete slabs are both unsafe and potentially dangerous. Regardless of if your large driveway or slab that is sinking or a small section of sidewalk, our concrete leveling services can help get it level and prevent future problems while preventing the cost and working with the work of breaking it up and re-pouring it. We use two primary methods to implement these repairs. The first utilizesan expanding polyurethane foam that we injected under the sunken slab that safely and evenly lifts the section to it's proper location. This method works so well, we are able to perform lifting on very large slabs such as garage floors or even a sunken basement floor slab. The second process utilizes a specific system of epoxy and sealing to seal the crumbling or breaking concrete to restore the strength and help stop it from breaking again.More Info