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Glossary

Exterior Drainage Pipes

Exterior Drainage Pipes

Installing an exterior drainage pipe should help you protect your basement and foundation from outside water. But these systems are not without their faults.

Weep Holes

Weep Holes

Weep holes are an important aspect of drainage as they allow water to escape from walls before damage occurs.

Porous Concrete Wall

Porous Concrete Wall

Concrete walls tend to be porous and may let water into the basement. There are systems that you can put in place to compensate for this.

Downspouts

Downspouts

Downspouts are an essential part of any building’s drainage as they move water off the roof and away from the foundation.

Joists & Band Boards

Joists & Band Boards

The rim joists are an integral part of any subfloor framework and contribute to a home’s structural integrity.

Crawl Space

Crawl Space

Crawl space foundations are cheaper than basements and work well in areas with drier weather.

Yard Grading

Yard Grading

One of the primary purposes of yard grading is to spruce up your property’s curb appeal. But did you know that grading is also vital for the health of your home?

Poured Foundation Walls

Poured Foundation Walls

The joint-free nature of poured foundation walls equals increased strength, water resistance, and drastically reduced basement moisture issues.

Basement

Basement

Basement waterproofing is crucial to protecting the structural integrity of your home. But how much do you know about basements?

Foundation Recovery Systems Service Map

Our Service Areas

Des Moines Location

2401 SE Creekview Dr.
Ankeny, IA 50021

Kansas City Location

7280 NW 87th Terrace, Suite C-210
Kansas City, MO 64153
(816) 774-1539

Lee's Summit Location

211 SE State Route 150
Lee's Summit, MO 64082
(816) 774-1539

Moberly Location

1401 US-24
Moberly, MO 65270
(660) 202-8662

Springfield Location
1820 N Barnes Ave
Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 612-8286
St. Louis Location

1625 Larkin Williams rd.
Fenton, MO 63026
(314) 207-9995