Archive for October, 2011

Signs of Foundation Failure in Chapel Hill

Brackett Foundation Repair has been repairing foundations for almost four decades, so we’ve been in thousands of neighborhoods in the Triangle area of North Carolina. This home in Chapel Hill showed signs of foundation failure through cracks on the inside walls near t .... Read more...

October 28th, 2011 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

Foundation Failure and Repair in the Back of a Durham Home

No one is ever ready to see the damage that foundation failure causes. If you’re lucky you see it when it starts and can watch it to see if it’s serious. Sometimes, life keeps us busy, and when we notice, there’s a crack like this one, in an older Durham h .... Read more...

October 21st, 2011 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

Six Causes of Foundation Failure

Chimney leaning away from the house Wide gap between the steps and the porch  What causes foundation failure? Do you know what makes foundations weaken? We know what the signs are: cracks in walls and floors; doors and windows that won’t open; stairs that come awa .... Read more...

October 14th, 2011 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

Answers to Your Questions

Brackett Foundation Repairs has listed 25 questions and answers on the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) tab. Additional questions have been added here also. We’ve grouped the questions to make it easy for you to find what you’re looking for.   Three helical .... Read more...

October 3rd, 2011 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

Ben Brackett, President of Brackett