Bracket Foundation Support Systems Blog

Why Hire Brackett Foundation Repairs as your Foundation Contractor?

Durham North Carolina resident, Eric Brackett, founded the business in 1972 and has over 40 years of experience. We’re locally founded, owned and managed. We know foundation repair so well that we designed, manufacture and distribute the key pieces of equipment natio .... Read more...

June 18th, 2014 by Brackett Foundation Repairs | No Comments »

French Drain Solves Foundation Failure

French Drain with Pier to Repair Foundation Problem – slideshows Water is the biggest culprit of most foundation failures. When water is allowed to settle next to the foundation of a home for an extended period of time, the foundation can shift. You will notice crac .... Read more...

May 28th, 2013 by Ben Brackett | No Comments »

Durham NC Home Problem Could Have Been Avoided with This Simple Fix

Rotten wood, sagging driveways, peeling paint those are the first signs that something has gone terribly, terrifyingly wrong. One house in Durham, NC we saw recently was experiencing all of those warning signs when they called us, and unfortunately theirs turned out to need .... Read more...

May 13th, 2013 by Ben Brackett | No Comments »

Pre-Construction Causes of Foundation Failure

There are many causes of foundation failure. Here are some of them that will help you understand the problem. Under sized footings or grade beams that don’t support the building Inadequate depths of foundation components that haven’t reached solid enough soil P .... Read more...

March 19th, 2013 by Ben Brackett | No Comments »

Foundation Repair Experts in NC

Since the foundation of your house significantly effects your comfortable home, the repair cost cannot be neglected under any circumstances. Your foundation is like the roots of a tree, supporting the entire structure above ground. Strengthening the roots of your house stre .... Read more...

March 18th, 2013 by Ben Brackett | No Comments »

Ben Brackett, President of Brackett