Case Studies - Page 5

Frost Heave in Aurora
Customer had bought a home and there were some small minor cracks prior but nothing compared to what they were now seeing.This past winter being so cold and the fact that...
Failed Drain Caused Damage to Finished Basement, Aurora, ON
A homeowner in Aurora, Ontario, had a full perimeter of sub-floor seepage of groundwater due to a failing footing drain (weeper). The scope of work was discussed with the...
Frost Protection In Aurora
The dense, elastic clay of the Oak Ridge Moraine surrounding the foundation of this house with no below-grade drainage or insulation has caused the garage of this house to...
Garage Frost Damage Repair And Protection in Newmarket, ON
 The dense, elastic clay of the Oak Ridge Moraine surrounding the foundation of this house with no below-grade drainage or insulation has caused the garage of this house...
Cracked Wall in Mount Albert, ON
A home in Mount Albert, Ontario, added larger window for more light in the basement. The added Rockwell window was installed in 2013 and it ended up being a below grade requiring...
Indoor and Outdoor Foundation Work, Peterborough, ON
The Simpson Residence is a bungalow-style home built in 1999 on a poured concrete foundation.  The home was built in a newer subdivision where fill soils were put in...
Sinking Concrete Floor in Peterborough, ON
After removing the carpet in the basement, the Peterborough customer noted that the basement floor had been sinking as much as an inch in areas. It was also noted that the...
Bowing Block Wall in Peterborough
After doing routine maintenance to the basement the home owner found that the block foundation wall had bowed in to the basement by 1". The concern was that the wall would...
Foundation Repair in Peterborough
After doing some minor drywall removal, the homeowner discovered that his 40 foot block wall was not only buckling inwards but had also sheared along the bottom course of...
Peterborough 2 Storey Apartment
A multi unit apartment building had been built on a fill soil and was experiencing settling due to the weight of the structure. In order to excavate, rear staircases had to...
Sump Pump Failure in Keswick, ON
Our customer purchased their home, and a few weeks after moving in their sump pump failed. The issue was caused by the float getting hung up in the existing liner in the pit....
Crawlspace Encapsulation In Keswick, ON
A crawlspace in Keswick, Ontario had a dirt floor which was allowing moisture to seep upward into the living space of the house, causing mold, allergens, etc. The customer...
Wet Basement in Cookstown, ON
The home owner had struggle for years with a wet basement. The water was coming in through several areas and they had previously tried to put in an outside sump pit in to...
Wet basement wall in Lindsay, ON
Our customer was worried that his basement space was unhealthy to live in. A family member was planning on living in the finished basement space, but there was a history of...
Leaking basement in Lindsay, ON
The foundation of a small apartment building was leaking during every spring melt. The customer wanted a permanent fix because they did not want to worry about flooding and...
Total Case Studies: 164

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