New Houses: Spotting Foundation Issues

Buying a new home is definitely an exciting process, but can also be stressful.

We want to help make that process a little smoother.  Whether you’re a first time home buyer or buying another house, you’ll definitely want to be on the lookout for any possible signs of foundation issues.  The most important part of a home is a strong, secure foundation.

Foundation problems don’t always have to be a deal breaker.  If you know about these issues ahead of time, you can renegotiate for a better price and then call a trusted foundation repair expert for a foundation inspection and foundation repairs.  You might be able to catch a few of these foundation issues on your own, but make sure you CALL Adams Foundation Repair!

Below are just some of the common foundation problems home buyers face.  Remember, while tiny cracks or even leaks might seem insignificant, they could very well turn into larger issues.  Take care of these issues (even minor issues), upfront and save money.  Catch these foundation problems early on.

Common Foundation Issues:

  • Brick or foundation cracks
  • Cracks in drywall, ceiling, and floors
  • Gaps around windows or doors
  • Sagging floors
  • Bowed walls
  • Moisture in basement/crawlspace
  • Stair step cracking in interior or exterior walls
  • Stuck windows and doors … Are your windows or doors tough to open and close?  (This is often caused by foundation settling or sinking.)
  • Sources of mold
  • Water damage
  • Leaning chimneys
  • Stair-step cracking

Are you questioning what foundation repairs your new home needs?  From waterproofing and sump pump installation, to fixing cracks and structural problems, Adams Foundation Repair will get the job done.  Let our qualified professionals handle your foundation issues.  While you’re not a foundation repair expert, we are.  CALL Adams Foundation Repair, your St. Charles County and St. Louis County foundation repair experts.

CALL TODAY — 636-485-8018!


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