Archive for September, 2012

First Time Home Buyer Beware of Foundation Problems

Buying your first home is a very big deal.  No matter what your life experiences may have been, this can be a trying experience.  The impact of this life-changing purchase affects different people in different ways, but after the dust clears, there is one emotion we never .... Read more...

September 18th, 2012 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | 1 Comment »

Home Inspection Identified a Foundation Problem

Dear Realtor, So you have a home under contract and the home inspector performed his inspection.  The buyers and you are sitting down to review the report.  You notice immediately in his summary section a huge potential problem with the sale. The home inspector has identi .... Read more...

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

Midwest Drought Shows How Important Water is to Your Foundation

The major drought that has taken hold of the Midwest is causing many problems.  One of the unexpected issues from the lack of rain is houses are shifting and becoming uneven due to the soil contracting. Homes are becoming casualties of the weather. Some of the recent news .... Read more...

September 12th, 2012 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

Foundation Repair Cost in Raleigh

How much does it cost to fix a failing foundation? Some foundations that are in need of attention do not require much. They can be fixed more as a preventative measure than a reactionary one. If the foundation problem has been ignored, however, then costs quickly escalate b .... Read more...

September 6th, 2012 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | 1 Comment »

Ben Brackett, President of Brackett