Should I worry about sloping floors? Everything you need to know now

February 6, 2024

Uneven, sagging, or sloping floors can cause a homeowner a great deal of stress. Sloping floors can develop in any age home, but it is especially common for older houses in the Metro Vancouver area.  When a floor begins to slope away from the wall, sag in areas, or become uneven, it could be for […]

Basement Leak Repair Vancouver – Quick Fixes and Real Solutions

January 16, 2024

We’re all too familiar with the term “Rain-couver” when it comes to surviving the winter Vancouver weather. Although the Vancouver rain keeps our trees green, it can also cause a great deal of stress if your basement begins to leak. It is common for homeowners in the Lower Mainland to begin to panic about basement […]

Quick Easy fix concrete stairs – Repair or replace 

December 13, 2023

Looking for a quick, easy method to fix concrete stairs? Concrete steps are prone to developing cracks, chips, gaps, and voids, especially on home’s in the Vancouver and Lower Mainland Area. Sure, broken steps add an eyesore to your home, but they are also a safety hazard. It is best to fix the problem sooner […]

How to repair wide cracks in concrete 

November 23, 2023

It is best to repair wide cracks in concrete with a concrete patching compound that will fill and seal the cracks. Find a concrete patching compound that has a texture similar to the concrete you’re repairing. Smaller cracks that are less than ¼ inch wide can be repaired with a concrete caulk.  Concrete patching compounds […]

Thinking of home renovation? Do this first to avoid hidden expenses.

November 15, 2023

Home renovations are a great way to update your home and add value to your investment. But where do you start? So many homeowners begin renovations without knowing what to expect and then end up with costly issues and setbacks. Without a comprehensive understanding of your renovation plans, how it will affect your home, and […]

How much foundation settlement is too much? 

November 8, 2023

Whether you are in a newly constructed home or building, or have been living in your home for years, you’ll know that settlement is inevitable. Sometimes you’ll hear a creak, notice a crack in the wall, or maybe your concrete looks like it’s sinking. It’s true that all of this is simply the house settling, […]

Can a sinking foundation be fixed? Everything you need to know to fix the issue.

October 27, 2023

How do I know if my foundation is sinking? Why is my home foundation settling? Can a sinking foundation be fixed? Having any foundation issues can be stressful, especially when you don’t know much about it. And at this point, you might have many questions about your damaged foundation. You clicked the right link. Here […]

You need to know about these 5 signs of structural problems

October 23, 2023

How to fix structural problems in a house. Fact: A home can be a brand new build, or over 50 years old and still develop structural issues.  Being a homeowner comes with many responsibilities. Wanting to maximize your home’s value and protecting your investment are typically top priority. Ensuring that your home is structurally sound […]

Does foundation repair increase home value?

October 10, 2023

When it comes to maintaining and improving your home, a crucial aspect that is often overlooked is the foundation. With a fair size project and a moderate price point, you might be wondering does foundation repair increase home value? Your home’s foundation plays a major role in its overall structural integrity, and its condition can […]

How to fix foundation cracks – the fast and easy way.

October 10, 2023

Your home’s foundation is the concrete walls surrounding your basement, crawl space, and base for your home. The foundation essentially supports the entire weight of your home so, it is valid to be concerned about how to fix foundation cracks.  Different types of cracks can appear in your foundation. Cracks that are less than 1 […]