Common Foundation Problems

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Do you know the signs of foundation repair? In order to keep your home safe, it is important to watch for signs and symptoms of foundation failure. The image below shows different areas of your home that can be affected by foundation failure. You may see signs of foundation failure on the interior and exterior of your home:
Common Foundation Problems

Inside of House

  • Sticking doors/windows
  • Floor, wall, or ceiling cracks
  • Torn or wrinkled wallpaper
  • Sloping or uneven floors
  • Fascia board pulling away
  • Leaning or bowing walls
  • Water damage
  • Mold and mildew

Outside of House

  • Gaps around doors/windows
  • Leaning chimney
  • Foundation or masonry cracks
  • Gaps between doors/windows
  • Foundation settlement
  • Crumbling foundation
  • Uneven concrete slabs
  • Depressions in yard
  • Pool and pool deck problems
  • Seawall or beach erosion

Solutions for Common Problems

Be sure to check out our glossary of industry terms if you have questions about any repair methods mentioned for these issues. If you see any of these issues in your home, it could indicate that your foundation has settled or moved. Unfortunately, the longer you wait, the worse these issues will become. Call Foundation Professionals of Florida today for expert foundation repair in Florida.