Clay soils have a tendency to absorb and retain water. When this happens, they increase in volume and weight. This expansion exerts additional pressure on your home’s foundation, which can cause it to fail inward. Conversely, when these soils dry out, they shrink. This can create voids into which your home’s foundation can sink.
Dritek Foundation Solutions offers a variety of solutions to permanently repair cracked, sinking foundations and leaning and bowing foundation walls and prevent wall failure due to the shrinking and swelling tendencies of “expansive” soils, including:
It should be pointed out that, in addition to these solutions, we recommend homeowners ensure proper drainage around their homes by grading the soil properly.
Put simply: because we can permanently repair your foundation problems on time and on budget. Don’t Settle!
Dritek Foundation Solutions has been making homes whole and restoring their owners’ peace of mind for more than 30 years. We’re a member of the Supportworks network — a group of more than 130 contractors across the United States and Canada that is committed to redefining the industry by proving that more is possible when it comes to the homeowner-contractor experience.
Honesty. Transparency. Courtesy. Respect. These are the values that drive us, from the person who first takes your call to the person who shakes your hand when the job is completed to your satisfaction. Don’t settle – call us today – you’ll be glad you did!
We proudly serve the Metro Atlanta and Athens areas, including: