Common Symptom: Bowing Walls

Common Symptom: Bowing Walls

Bowing walls are a common symptom of foundation issues in Wichita, Kansas. When rain or melting snow soak into the soil, hydrostatic pressure can build up on your foundation walls causing them to crack, lean, or bow. Poor drainage, poor waterproofing, and foundation cracks can make the problem even worse. Due to the possibility of collapse, […]

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Do Not Weep: Understanding the Effects of Hydrostatic Pressure on Your Home

Do Not Weep: Understanding the Effects of Hydrostatic Pressure on Your Home

How Hydrostatic Pressure Can Harm Your Basement or Crawlspace You may have never even heard the term “Hydrostatic Pressure”. In our daily lives, we do not often think about technical terms, much less understand them! However, hydrostatic pressure could at this very moment be affecting your home. Even worse, it could be damaging your basement […]

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