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Basement Floor Cracks

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Basement floor cracks indicate that you have house settling problems, which can damage your home's foundation. If left alone your basement floor cracks will continue to grow, creating additional problems throughout your home. We are here to help you find the source of your basement cracks and recommend a solution.

You don't have to live with basement floor cracks, learn how you can save yourself time and money by requesting a professional foundation evaluation and receiving your Free Homeowner's Guide to Foundation Repair.

What Do I Need to Do First?

You need to find the source of your basement floor crack, which could be a sign that you have a serious foundation issue. Browse through the information on this page to learn more.

 

Or if you're ready to have your basement floor cracks fixed, give us a call at 866-370-4816 to make an appointment with one of our foundation repair experts. They'll take a look at your basement floor cracks, and let you know if you need repairs or if it's cosmetic.

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What Causes Basement Floor Cracks?

Basement floor cracks are the result of house settling. House settling occurs when the ground your home is built on is no longer able to support the weight of your house. Basement floor cracks are the result of house settling.The result is a cracked basement floor or concrete cracks in the walls of your foundation.

 

Basement cracks grow over time. As the cracks grow, water will seep in, creating basement waterproofing problems.

Can I Fix My Cracked Basement Floor?

Don't assume that a cracked basement floor can always be repaired with a concrete patch, caulking or sand packing. While these solutions fix the concrete crack they don't address and repair the source of the crack. Most of the time concrete cracks in your basement floor mean you have a serious foundation issue.It's best to have your home inspected by a foundation repair contractor before repairing a symptom that may be a sign that you have a serious foundation issue.

 

Most of the time concrete cracks in your basement floor mean you have a serious foundation issue. The cracks almost always get worse over time and create safety issues and waterproofing problems; all while becoming more expensive to repair.

What Do I Do Now?

JES Experts in Foundation RepairIf you have basement floor cracks, it's important to your home's safety and stability that you have a professional foundation repair contractor inspect the problem area. Give us a call at 866-370-4816 to make an appointment with one of our foundation repair experts. We'll find the source of the cracked basement wall and provide you with a customized solution that is perfect for you and your home.

The Experts at JES can Help! Free Foundation, Crawl Space or Basement Inspection

If you're not sure of the source of your home's problem, give us a call at 866-370-4816, and schedule a free inspection. We'll find out the cause of the problem and help you find the perfect solution.

Basement Floor Crack Solutions

JES Helical Piers, JES Push Piers or JES Slab Piers are some of the solutions we may recommend for your cracked basement floor and foundation problems. Everyone's home has different foundation repair needs based on the type of house settling, soil problems and ground your home is built on. We will work with you to create the best solution for your home's cracked basement floor.

JES contacted us immediately within an hour of my service posting. They provided an in-depth explanation of the problem, the cost and the next steps. ALL members of the staff are extremely helpful and supportive. All in all, we are very happy with JES's work. They installed 6 piles that are now successfully supporting our 100 year old house.

~ Barb C.

Get Your Free Homeowner’s Guide to
Foundation Repair

Free Homeowner's Guide to Foundation RepairHave you ever wondered about your bowed basement walls and what causes them? Or if that drywall crack is a sign that you have a bigger problem? Our Homeowner’s Guide to Foundation Repair is your resource for learning about foundation problems, causes and solutions. Request your free professional evaluation and receive your own copy of the e-book, as our thanks for putting your trust in JES.

 

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"I would like to praise your engineer and the construction crew for their professional approach to solving our foundation problems. In over forty years of practice in architecture, I have seldom seen such a well coordinated demolition/construction process. I would have JES back for any future foundation problems and will recommend JES to my clients and friends who need your services."

~ William M., Yorktown, VA

 
"The crew was wonderful especially the Foreman. We asked lots of questions and kept checking in and looking at the work. Each time we went to the basement, they stopped the work and carefully explained the process to us in a very friendly manner. We liked this crew and the foreman very much."

~ Suzzanne B., Culpeper, VA