What is Basement Excavation?

Some people may regard basement excavation as a simple “dig in the dirt” project. But it is much more than that. It’s a job for the pros.

Learn More About Bay Area Excavation Work? 

Some people may regard basement excavation as a simple “dig in the dirt” project. But it is much more than that. It’s a job for the pros. 

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Limited Access Shouldn’t Limit Your Options

Having limited access during construction should not limit your options. Finding a reputable Sacramento limited access drilling company can help.

You Get to Have What You Want!

Sometimes a construction project comes along that looks like it can’t be done due to limited access conditions for the project. If this is the case, it is critical to select professional Sacramento limited access drilling experts that will have the experience, skilled workers, and equipment to get the job done right. So, limited access shouldn’t limit your construction options. 

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Why Deep Foundations Are So Important in Construction

A structure’s foundation can’t be an afterthought because it is the very thing that supports and keeps the structure above it solidly together. Learn more from Bay Area excavation experts.

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A structure’s foundation can’t be an afterthought because it is the very thing that supports and keeps the structure above it solidly together. A foundation bears the load of the building, anchors the structure against the forces of nature including wind, earthquakes, and movement of the soil itself and it protects the structure from moisture in the ground. The load of the building includes the “dead weight” of the structure itself and the “live” load, consisting of people in the building and the building’s other contents. To protect a structure and its contents from damage and to create a long life for a structure, it is critical to choose an expert Bay Area deep foundation drilling company. 

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5 Things to Ask About Your Pool Excavation

Here are some questions to ask an expert Bay Area pool excavation specialist when considering having your pool removed. Getting acquainted with the process can help.

What to Ask About Bay Area Pool Demolition

For either swimming pool demolition and removal, or new swimming pool excavation, it is critical to have a professional Bay Area pool excavation company do the work to achieve reliable quality and peace of mind. 

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Signs You Need Deck Repair

A deck can be a beautiful addition to a home and outdoor living space. Our Bay Area deck piers company offers some advice on how to know if it needs repairs.

Signs You Need Deck Repair

A deck can be a beautiful addition or extension to one’s home. But having a beautiful deck goes well beyond nicely decorating it. Rather, keeping a deck in good shape is critical to continuing to enjoy it safely. And a safe deck structure requires solid footings and piers that are properly placed and installed. When a deck experiences structural problems, it is time to call an expert Bay Area deck piers company.

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Piles and Footers: Types of Foundations

Foundations vary in structure relative to the depth to which the foundation must be established in the ground. Small structures might only require a shallow foundation, which involves excavating between three and eight feet into the ground, before pouring a concrete footing by an expert Bay Area foundation drilling company.

Commercial Building Foundations

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Importance of locating Utilities Before Excavating or Drilling

To avoid any injuries, damage to utilities, and or interruption of service, it is necessary to locate where these Utilities before beginning any excavation work. Here are some tips on the process.

How to Locate and Identify Underground Utilities

Many public utilities have underground piping which is used to deliver services to all the residents and businesses of a given community. To avoid any injuries, damage to utilities, and or interruption of service, it is necessary to locate where these Utilities before beginning any excavation work.  There are some hefty fines which can be levied against individuals or companies who damage utility lines.

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Spotting and Repairing a Sinking Foundation

Spotting and addressing foundation issues can help with keeping costs down. Here are some pointers from a Foundation Piers company in the Bay Area.

Keeping an Eye on Your Foundation is Important

A strong foundation is critical for the structural integrity of a building and for the safety of its occupants. Only with a strong foundation can a building remain standing for decades. When foundation problems become evident it is time to call an expert Bay Area foundation piers company promptly.

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5 Ideas for Your Backyard After Removing Your Pool

Ready to remove that pool from your backyard? Here are some ideas of what you can do with the space in your new dream backyard.

There are many who believe that when you remove a pool, your backyard will simply be left with unwanted and unappealing space. However, this doesn’t have to be the case. To illustrate, the following list represents some of the best ways to make use of your backyard after a pool removal project: Continue reading “5 Ideas for Your Backyard After Removing Your Pool”

What to Consider When Using Drilled Shaft Construction

Drilled shafts are an economical way to support large axial and lateral loads. Learn more about the advantages of using drilled shafts from experts in foundation drilling.

Learn More About Drilled Shafts

Drilled shafts, also called drilled piers, bored piles, or caissons are deep foundation solutions created by excavating a deep hole and pouring fluid concrete into the hole. If needed, reinforcing steel can be installed in the excavation prior to pouring the concrete. An expert Bay Area foundation drilling company will have the equipment and the expertise to reliably perform this critical foundation work.

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