Tips to Avoid the Need for Foundation Repair

Foundation piers in the Bay Area help support a building. There are other things you can do to avoid costly foundation repairs. Use these tips.

Avoid Costly Foundation Repairs with these Tips

The purpose of a home’s foundation is to provide a level, flat base for construction and support the entire weight of the structure. Foundations also separate materials containing wood from direct contact with the ground since contact would increase the risk of termite damage and rotting wood. While concrete is the most common material used when creating a foundation, the foundation for your home could contain brick, concrete block, poured concrete, or lumber treated with preservatives.

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