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Concrete Lifting in Charlottesville, VA

Noticing cracking, uneven concrete around your Charlottesville home? Your concrete could benefit from an innovative lifting and stabilization solution only available from JES.

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Chester Local Office

JES Foundation Repair

2410 Southland Dr
Chester, VA 23831
(804) 409-2147

Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday: 7 am – 9 pm
Friday: 7 am – 7 pm
Saturday: 8 am – 7 pm
Sunday: 12 pm – 8 pm

Concrete Lifting & Repair in Charlottesville, VA

As a homeowner in Charlottesville, VA, it’s crucial to maintain the concrete around your house and foundation. Concrete is a durable substance, but it is nevertheless susceptible to damage. Structures like concrete driveways, sidewalks, and steps can crack, sink, and become uneven over time. This is largely due to Charlottesville’s problematic soil and weather. 

Without having to completely replace the concrete on your property, concrete lifting with polyurethane injections is the best way to restore damaged concrete. You can trust our team at JES Foundation Repair to evaluate the concrete around your home because our specialists are fully aware of what to look for. We are also well-versed in Charlottesville’s hot, muggy, and rainy weather as well as the silty loam and silty clay soil and how these factors impact concrete. 

THE JES PROCESS

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One of our contact center representatives will reach out to you to determine your problem and set the best time for one of our certified field inspectors to visit your home.

Consult with our certified inspector


Our certified field inspector will visit your home to observe the problems in your home and inspect other areas of your home that may have been impacted.

Installation of customized solutions


Our professional production crew installs patented, American-made solutions in each home with care and strives to leave the area better than we found it.

Concrete Problem Signs in Charlottesville

If there’s one thing that can be said about concrete damage, it’s that problem signs are usually pretty easy to spot with the naked eye. Issues you might notice with your property’s concrete include cracks, sinking and uneven slabs, an uneven driveway or sidewalk, uneven concrete steps, and pitting, flaking, or staining. Not only do these problems make your property look bad, but they can be dangerous for anyone walking or driving over damaged concrete. 

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Uneven Driveway & Sidewalk

Knowing what driveway and sidewalk settling looks like can prevent accidents and expensive repairs.

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Concrete Pitting, Flaking, & Staining

The way your concrete looks says a lot about the health of your home. Spotting the signs of concrete pitting, flaking & staining can save you a lot in home repairs.

Sinking Concrete Slab

Keeping your concrete slabs even is all about spotting the problem signs early and preventing severe damage. Here’s everything you need to know.

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Causes of Concrete Damage in Charlottesville

Concrete can sustain damage for a variety of reasons, but the most common causes have to do with concrete structures being exposed to the elements. The silty loam and silty clay soil common in the area can dry out in hot weather and swell when oversaturated. Charlottesville usually gets around 45 inches of rain every year, which is well above the national average. This can lead to soil washout and erosion that leaves concrete without proper support. 

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Soil Washout

Soil washout causes issues with your home’s concrete, such as concrete shifting and unstable concrete slabs. 

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Tree Roots

While trees are beautiful, their root systems can damage your property’s concrete. Learn what’s behind this cause of concrete damage and how JES can help.

Soil Shrinkage, Compaction, and Settling

Concrete depends on the sturdiness of the soil beneath it. When soil shrinks, compacts, and settles, your concrete gets damaged as the ground beneath it moves.

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Concrete Lifting Solutions in Charlottesville

Instead of outdated, invasive techniques like mud jacking, JES offers a state-of-the-art concrete lifting solution. PolyRenewal™ polyurethane injections are lightweight, durable, easy to install, quick curing, and versatile. We can use this solution to lift concrete sidewalks, driveways, patios, pool decks, steps, interior slab floors, and more. Once the polyurethane foam is injected under the concrete, it expands to fill any voids, and this allows for the precise lifting and stabilization of the slabs. 

Concrete Foundation Repair

Polyurethane foam injection is THE ANSWER to your concrete foundation problems thanks to its many benefits.

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Pool Deck Repair

Cracked or sunken concrete pool decks are extremely dangerous and create tripping hazards. Keeping your concrete pool decking area in good condition protects your family and your home’s value.

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Concrete Lifting System

There is a new concrete lifting system available that surpasses previous concrete lifting capabilities. Polyurethane foam injection is the answer to your sinking, cracking, uneven concrete slabs.

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Why Choose JES Foundation Repair

Homeowners around Charlottesville are no strangers to concrete problems like cracking and uneven slabs. But that doesn’t mean you have to live with these unsightly dangers. You can have your concrete lifted and restored with a repair exclusive to JES. Our locally based team knows how Charlottesville’s weather and unstable soil can take their toll on concrete, and we want to ease your mind with reliable repairs and exceptional customer service. 

JES has been helping homeowners like you throughout Charlottesville and surrounding areas repair their concrete for almost 30 years, and we are ready to help you too. Don’t let your broken concrete get the best of your home. Contact us today to schedule your free concrete inspection and repair estimate. 

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Service Areas

BALTIMORE

1250 Reames Rd
Middle River, MD 21220

CENTRAL VIRGINIA

2410 Southland Dr
Chester, VA 23831

HAMPTON ROADS & NE NC

2569 Quality Ct
Virginia Beach, VA 23454

NORTHERN VA & DC

8122 Bethlehem Rd
Manassas, VA 20109

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA/ROANOKE

2033 Cook Dr.
Salem, VA 24153

WESTERN VIRGINIA

456 Old Courthouse Rd
Appomattox, VA 24522