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Foundation Problems and Wall Repair Solutions

Foundation Problems and Wall Repair Solutions Learn More

How much time do you take to think about the foundation of your own home? It is important to take time to care for your home’s foundation the same way you would care for the lawn or the interior structure. If your home begins experiencing foundation problems then you, your family, and your home will […]

Your Foundation and Snow

Your Foundation and Snow Learn More

The stress of the holidays are behind us! However, the safety of your home may still be in danger during these next winter months. The more it continues to snow, the more at risk your home is in. Yes, snow is beautiful at first glance; however it can be damaging to your home and without […]

Cold Weather and Foundation Problems

Cold Weather and Foundation Problems Learn More

During the colder months of the year, your home will be subject to foundation problems as the cold weather affects the ground beneath and around your home. One example of this is shrinking soil. This happens when there is no water in the soil surrounding and beneath your home. The cold weather creates a dry […]

5 Terms to Know Involving Foundation Problems

5 Terms to Know Involving Foundation Problems Learn More

You see cracks in your home. You know that your foundation is failing. You know you should probably call somebody to inspect it, but beyond that, you don’t know much else. Foundation repair can be an investment, and not understanding what is causing the problem can leave you uneasy. We understand. The good news is […]

5 Ways Foundation Repairs Make Your Life Better

5 Ways Foundation Repairs Make Your Life Better Learn More

Out of sight, out of mind. The crack isn’t that bad. It probably won’t get that much worse in the next couple of years. It’s just a little bit of settling, it’s normal. These are all things you may tell yourself when it comes to facing foundation issues in your home. Settling is normal, and […]

University of Missouri-Kansas City – Oak Hall

University of Missouri-Kansas City – Oak Hall Learn More

Challenge Oak Hall is a five-story building on the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) campus. Up to three inches of differential settlement was observed between the building’s western exterior walls and their adjoining interior corridor walls. UMKC wished to stabilize and potentially lift the settled portion of the structure, which would include underpinning 160 feet […]

Wainwright Hall Push Piers Project

Wainwright Hall Push Piers Project Learn More

Challenge Wainwright Hall at the Fort Riley Military Reservation in north central Kansas was constructed in 1889. A 50-foot-long by 10-foot-wide porch in the southeast corner of the south wing was later enclosed using the same native cut limestone block as the original structure with the exterior walls and columns supported by a continuous concrete […]

Mid-Continent Public Library

Mid-Continent Public Library Learn More

Challenge The 70-foot-long by 40-foot-deep “bump-out” section of the library experienced differential settlement relative to the main structure and along its exterior wall lines. Cracks were observed in the block and stucco interior and exterior wall finishes, respectively, as well as in the interior floor slab. The bump-out also included an architectural feature (window awning) […]

Hot Enough to Hurt the House!

Hot Enough to Hurt the House! Learn More

The hot, dry weather plaguing the Midwest has taken a toll not just on crops and livestock, but on houses as well. Scorching temperatures, combined with a lack of precipitation, have dried out the soil around and beneath building foundations. Soil desiccation during drought conditions becomes even more of a problem as trees and shrubs […]

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Our Locations

Central Illinois Location

2064 N Woodford St.
Decatur, IL 62526

Des Moines Location

2401 SE Creekview Dr.
Ankeny, IA 50021
(515) 373-8491

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
3020 N. Martin Ave.
Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 612-8286
St. Louis Location

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