Reasons Why Foundation Inspection Is Important
Are there cracks in your foundation? Have you noticed a musty smell in your basement? The first step to having your foundation repaired is a foundation inspection. Foundation inspections can also benefit your home in other ways. Here are some reasons why a foundation inspection by Ohio State Waterproofing is so essential.
1. You can prevent further damage from occurring in your home
Have you noticed signs and symptoms of foundation damage such as cracks in basement walls? Not attending to foundation problems as soon as possible can result in extensive foundation damage. Foundation damage can also cause problems in the upper levels of the home. You may experience cracks around door frames, buckling floors, uneven floors, cracked kitchen counters, and much more. Not only will it be more expensive to repair extensive damage to your foundation but you will also have to spend more on repairing other parts of your home.
Foundation inspection can help you identify problems early. You will be able to apply a solution that will prevent further damage.
2. Inspection will keep your family safe
The structural integrity of your home’s foundation is crucial for the safety of your family. Your family’s safety will also be compromised if the foundation is compromised. Failing to repair the foundation will expose your family to variousdangers including compromised indoor air quality and dangers relating to structural issues.
Foundation inspection will help to identify issues early. You can then find a solution to the problem and ensure the structural integrity of your home is restored.
3. You can avoid throwing money to the wind
Failing to inspect the foundation of the property you want to purchase could result in you wasting your money. You may end up buying a property with extensive foundation damage which could be very expensive to repair. Foundation inspection can help you avoid making a bad purchase. It can also help you negotiate for a better price. You can get the house at a lower price if you identify foundation issues that need attention.
If you’re in need of foundation inspection services, get in touch with the Ohio State Waterproofing team. We’d be happy to help you identify foundation issues and offer solutions for your long-term benefit.
Ohio State Waterproofing has provided quality service with over 80,000 successful waterproofing and foundation repair installations and satisfied customers since our inception in 1978.
Ohio State Waterproofing’s philosophy for success is to provide honest, courteous and guaranteed service to every customer. Our reputation reflects this. Our well-trained waterproofing technicians are dedicated to complete customer satisfaction. This is achieved through fast, efficient processes as well as teamwork throughout this organization. You will always find a friendly representative willing to meet your needs at Ohio State Waterproofing.
We are a full service company that handles problems ranging from patching cracks to rebuilding basements. In addition, we hold three patents related to waterproofing that make us unique in the industry. These patents and our experience allow us to be able to do what every other waterproofer can do, but no one else can do what we do.
We are actively involved in the industry and community, including the National Association of Waterproofing Contractors, BHA, NARI, NAHB, NHIA, the BIA, the FHA and a number of consumer advocacy groups, as well as playing leading roles in a number of charitable functions.
But, most importantly, our highest degree of praise comes from the thousands of referrals we get from satisfied customers. Together they’ve made us a leader in the basement waterproofing and foundation repair industry.