Archive for May, 2012

Identifying Foundation Settlement Problems in Cary NC

You may have asked yourself “What is the meaning of that crack in the side of my home or foundation?” Most foundation failure results from soil-related problems: poor compaction, overloading, excessive organic materials, erosion or expansive soils that expand an .... Read more...

May 28th, 2012 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

Extend the life of your Garner NC Home’s Foundation with Regular Inspections

Brackett Foundation wants to stress the importance of annual routine foundation inspections to ensure your Garner home’s safety. Regular inspection of your Garner foundation, can extend the life of your foundation plus save you time and money. Foundation problems can not .... Read more...

May 21st, 2012 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

5 ways Geology affects your Raleigh Home’s foundation future

Foundation problems in Raleigh North Carolina are sometimes caused by unstable soil.   Many houses are not built firmly on bedrock or high-load compacted dirt. Instead, they are built on expansive soils that expand and contract as they absorb water and dry. Unfortunately, .... Read more...

May 14th, 2012 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

Ben Brackett, President of Brackett