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Crawl Space Support Jack Installation

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Dealing with floors that sag, dip, or shake because of insufficient support in the crawl space—crawl space jack installation may be right for you.

If you live in Kansas City, St. Louis, or another area we serve, Foundation Recovery Systems is the answer. We know how frustrating it is, and our area of expertise is repairing floor issues with superior crawl space repair solutions.

The crawl space jacks we install are engineered to support your floor joists, ensuring the stabilization of your home’s flooring and, by extension, your whole home.

What Are Crawl Space Jacks? 

crawl space jacks installed in a crawl space.

Crawl space jacks are designed to address issues like sagging and uneven floors. These durable steel supports are installed beneath floor joists, creating strong support for the beams above and providing stability to your floor’s structure. 

With a load capacity exceeding 24,000 pounds per jack, our supports offer reliable stability, putting an end to bouncing floors.

The design of our IntelliJack™ system focuses on flexibility, allowing for fine-tuning and sustained stability, which is crucial for your home’s long-term health. This repair solution is part of a comprehensive approach.

Signs You Need Crawl Space Jack Installation

To ensure your home remains in excellent condition, it’s critical to identify any signs of crawl space damage quickly. Early detection minimizes the extent of the damage and lowers repair costs, helping to keep your crawl space in optimal condition.

Look out for: 

These symptoms indicate structural concerns that should be addressed promptly to avoid further damage and to ensure your home remains safe and comfortable. 

Are Crawl Space Jacks Necessary? 

Yes. Ignoring crawl space issues can lead to serious structural damage, escalating repair costs, and safety hazards. Avoid temporary fixes, as they often fail to resolve the root cause of crawl space problems.

Foundation Recovery Systems’ exclusive IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks offer a definitive solution, effectively addressing these issues, preventing additional damage, and maintaining your home’s structural integrity. 

What Are The Benefits of Crawl Space Jack Installation? 

Investing in crawl space repair with IntelliJack™ brings several benefits: 

Jacks being attached to new steel beam.
  • Unmatched Structural Support: Our jacks provide superior reinforcement, solidifying your home’s foundation. 
  • Reduced Floor Movement: Installing these jacks minimizes disruptive squeaks and vibrations by strengthening underlying joists. 
  • Opportunity for Floor Realignment: Our system aims not just to stabilize but also to potentially lift and level your floors to their original position. 
  • Prevention of Worsening Damage: Sturdy joists help prevent growing gaps, sticking doors, and cracking walls. 
  • Durable Solution: The IntelliJack™ system’s galvanized steel construction ensures a long-term fix for your home’s structural concerns. 

Choosing Foundation Recovery Systems ensures you receive custom solutions and expert service, ensuring your home’s safety and longevity.  

How We Install Crawl Space Jacks 

Foundation Recovery Systems’ installation approach involves the following steps: 

  • An exhaustive inspection of the crawl space to pinpoint the jack placement. 
  • Excavating the crawl space earth to create a hole. 
  • Establishing the base footing by positioning it in the hole and reinforcing it with engineered fill. 
  • Sizing steel tubes appropriately for the height of the crawl space. 
  • Fastening the assembled structure to the base footing and either the support beam or floor joist. 
  • Making precise adjustments to the jack to stabilize and potentially elevate the floor. 
  • Setting up regular maintenance checks to ensure the durability of the jacks. 

Selecting Foundation Recovery Systems for installation means your home benefits from accurate and skilled craftsmanship, guaranteeing premier support. 

Why Our Crawl Space Jacks are Ideal for Your Home 

Our IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks stand out for their supreme structural support, guaranteeing your home’s long-term safety and integrity.  

Here’s why our product is superior: 

  • Exceptional Load Bearing: Our jacks deliver formidable stability, capable of supporting over 24,000 pounds each. 
  • Versatile Adjustment: Our jacks’ adjustable nature allows for a custom fit to your home’s specifications, ensuring precise support. 
  • Robust Build: Made from galvanized steel, our jacks resist wear and corrosion. 
  • Verification and Testing: The IntelliJack™ system undergoes thorough testing and meets all necessary certifications for industry compliance. 
  • Comprehensive Home Solution: When combined with our other solutions, our jacks provide complete floor stabilization, with regular maintenance to maintain it. 

Contact Foundation Recovery Systems for Crawl Space Repair Today! 

Customizing jacks for a crawl space.

Don’t let sagging floors turn into deeper structural problems at your home. Foundation Recovery Systems is your dependable partner for homeowners in Kansas City, St. Louis, and other areas we serve. We stand ready to strengthen your home’s foundation with IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks. 

Waiting can only worsen the situation. Contact us for a free, no-obligation inspection and begin the journey to a more secure foundation, guided by our expertise at every turn.  

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    FAQs

    Indeed, post-installation adjustments are feasible with our jacks. Entrust Foundation Recovery Systems for any adjustments; our team is equipped and trained to handle your needs safely and proficiently. Our annual maintenance service includes regular check-ups to inspect and adjust as necessary. Reach out to us for further details.

    The installation timeframe varies, depending on the extent of damage, the size of the crawl space, and the repairs needed. Typically, the IntelliJack™ setup can be completed in a day or two, promising a prompt remedy for your flooring problems. Our team ensures minimal disruption and will provide an exact timeline during your free inspection

    The price is contingent on the crawl space condition, the area of installation, and the need for additional repairs. Foundation Recovery Systems prioritizes your budget and your home’s safety, offering personalized repair plans, free inspections, straightforward pricing, and flexible payment options

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