Foundation and Basement Services in Cicero, NY
Whether you've got a wet basement following a heavy storm or in the spring during the springtime if you've got a crack in your basement wall beginning to grow, our team is here to help. Midstate Basement Authorities is a team of experienced professionals who will make a proper evaluation of the potential problem you're having after which we can assist you design the best options to fix the problem once and for all and even keep the issues from coming back. Our experts services the entire Cicero area.
It is very important that once you see an issue with the crawl space, foundation, or basement that you get in touch with a trusted repair company. We say this due to there are quite a few potentially dangerous problems that will happen along with these issues including black mold, weakened structure, and even catastrophic foundation damage. It doesn't matter if you are needing our basement waterproofing services to prevent water from entering your home, foundation repair services to prevent your home from sinking, or crawl space services to prevent mold growth in the crawl space, or even our concrete lifting or leveling services to repair your sinking driveway, our professionals are here to help you.
If you've seen standing water in the basement after a large rain, this is never good. If this water is present, it will keep you from being able to keep items in the basement and even prevent you from using that space as another room. Excess moisture and humidity can also harbor mold and mildew which can ultimately lead to dangerous health problems. If you have standing water in the basement, you should get in touch with us so a member of our team can evaluate the leaking and help implement a basement waterproofing system which will prevent water coming in and prevent any additional problems from happening. This will stop the growth of mold and make it so you can finally be able to turn the basement into usable storage space, a media room, or even an extra bedroom.More Info
If you've seen cracking in the foundation or if you've noticed them at the corners of window frames or door frames, this is one of the signs that there is a problem 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 not moving when opening them. Settling foundations are fairly common in the Cicero area as a result of the moisture levels of the soil go up and down during the year. The problems are sometimes caused by inadequate soil compaction during original construction of the home. Our experts can install a piering system under your house which will shift the weight of your home to the piers and prevent the house from sinking or settling in the future.More Info
If you have a a crawl space, it is most likely a location that you only visit when there is a noticeable problem. This is because they are usually poorly sealed and are regularly messy, grimy, and can even have critters inhabiting them. Crawl spaces are notorious for having moisture problems that can 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 install an encapsulation system and seal them off from the weather. This will control unnecessary moisture and humidity as well as preventing unwanted pests from getting in. If your floors above the crawl space are sagging, we can install a series of jacks to lift and stabilize them and level the sinking floor. To further control excess moisture, we can install a specialized dehumidifier to remove the extra humidity and prevent mold growth.More Info
Sinking or crumbling concrete slabs are both unsafe and potentially dangerous. Regardless of if your big driveway or set of stairs that is sinking or a smaller section of sidewalk, our concrete repair services can help get it level and prevent future problems while preventing the cost and working around the work of breaking it up and re-pouring it. We use two primary methods to accomplish our repairs. The first utilizesan expanding polyurethane foam that is injected under the sunken slab that slowly and evenly returns the section to it's original location. This process works so well, we can perform leveling on very large slabs that include garage floors or even a sunken basement floor slab. The second service involves a unique system of epoxy and sealing to patch the problematic or breaking concrete to increase the strength and help stop it from breaking again.More Info