Basement Moisture Symptom
When moisture is present in a basement or crawl space, they become an ideal environment for mold, rot, corrosion, and damaging pests. As the support deteriorates, it can no longer support the weight of the home, leading to structural damage.
As a result of excessive moisture in the basement, the customer's support posts rusted and weakened.
Ciderblockers are used as a makeshift support.
Out With The Old
And in with the new... SmartJack Support Posts can support vertical loads exceeding 60,000 pounds, which is far stronger than conventional concrete repairs.
SmartJack Support Posts
For permanent stability and to restore the original position of the floors above, a steel supplemental beam and SmartJack Support Posts were installed.
Damaged Joists with Poor Support
If you have a support system in your basement or crawl space that looks like this, it's time to call your local foundation repair professionals at Keystone Basement Systems