Are foundation cracks normal?

Answer Since foundation cracks can be found in about 66 percent of homes within the first year, they tend to be considered fairly normal. Foundation cracks can be caused by too much water in the concrete,... Read More »

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How to Fix Cracks in the Foundation of a Home?

While highly durable and versatile, concrete is often susceptible to cracking caused by movement in the surrounding ground. The cracks do not alter the integrity of the foundation, but some homeown... Read More »

How do I fix cracks in a concrete foundation?

Small CracksHave any foundation cracks inspected by a professional to ensure that they are not a sign that the foundation's integrity is in danger. Fill smaller cracks with siliconized latex caulk.... Read More »

How to Fix Cracks in a Concrete Block Foundation?

Many older homes have concrete block foundations, and time, weather and other elements may cause damage. An expert inspector can tell whether cracks visible in your concrete block foundation are da... Read More »

How to Repair Slab Foundation Cracks?

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