Welcome to my blog post titled Problems With Coretec Flooring. Now, I’m no Fred Astaire, but let me tell you, my relationship with Coretec flooring has been a journey filled with both triumphs and, well, let’s just say missteps. Coretec, the sleek and durable flooring option, has entered my life with promises of beauty and practicality. And while it has delivered on those fronts, I must admit that our attempts at dancing have been nothing short of… let’s just say, rather entertaining. So, join me as I share the tale of how Coretec and I became reluctant partners in crime, […]

These foundations are not as common as concrete foundations, however, they are still relatively popular in certain geographical locations and climates. As with anything that has been around for awhile, pier and beam foundations can become outdated, leading to problems that can be costly to fix. One of the most common problems associated with pier and beam foundations are cracked beams. When this happens, the foundation can become unstable, creating an unsafe living environment. Cracked beams can be caused by ground movement or a defective installation. If you spot any cracking in your foundation, it is best to contact a […]

After purchasing a new home, it’s important to familiarize yourself with common plumbing problems that can impact your new house. First and foremost, inspect the water pressure in your home. If there’s not enough water pressure or the water pressure is too strong, this can cause damage to your plumbing system over time. Check for any clogged drains or leaks when inspecting the quality of your water pressure. Any obstructions or loose connections can be easily fixed with DIY techniques or by calling a plumber to inspect the issue. Secondly, inspect the hot water heater in your new home. This […]

Not only is the smell of natural gas hazardous if inhaled, but leaks can also cause fires or explosions. It is essential to stay vigilant whenever you think you may have a gas leak and take immediate action. Here are some steps to follow if you suspect a gas leak in house: Leave the house If you smell natural gas or hear a hissing sound, immediately evacuate the premises and call the gas company. Do not try to fix the leak yourself and don’t turn on any lights or spark-producing appliances as they could set off an explosion. Locate the […]

Mold in crawl spaces can be a real health hazard and must be addressed immediately. Thankfully, treating mold in crawl spaces is possible with the right products and precautions. In this blog post, we’ll discuss how to remove mold from your crawl space and keep your home safe from future mold growth. Overview of Why a Crawl Space Can Become Moldy Poorly-ventilated crawl spaces, coupled with leaky plumbing and inadequate drainage, can create an atmosphere conducive for mold growth. By controlling the moisture levels in your crawl space, maintaining adequate ventilation, and performing routine inspections of your plumbing lines, you […]

Rain water leak into the house? It’s a common problem, but it doesn’t have to be. By taking proactive steps to identify and address potential issues, you can protect your home from the damaging effects of rainwater. In this article, we’ll discuss the basics of rainwater leak prevention and give you the tools you need to keep your home safe and dry. Don’t wait until it’s too late – start protecting your home now and save yourself the headache and expense of dealing with a rainwater leak! Understanding the Causes of Rainwater Leakage No one wants to experience water damage […]

You probably don’t think much about your foundation until there’s a problem. But if you start to notice cracks in your walls or doors that won’t close properly, it could be a sign that your foundation is shifting. One of the most common foundation problems is bowing walls. Bowing walls occur when the soil around your foundation starts to expand and contract due to changes in moisture. This can cause the walls of your home to bow inward or outward. While bowing walls are usually not a structural concern, they can be unsightly and can cause cracks in your drywall […]

Do you have a loud vibrating noise in your house? Unfortunately, this is a problem that many homeowners face on a daily basis. This is a common problem that can be caused by a number of different things. We’ll take a look at some of the most common causes of loud vibrating noises in houses and how to fix them. What Causes a Loud Vibrating Noise in My House and How Do I Fix It? We all know the feeling. You’re trying to relax in your home, but there’s an annoying, loud vibrating noise that just won’t stop. It’s enough […]

If you have ever come home to find water coming out of your overflow pipe on the side of your house, you may be wondering what has caused this and how to fix it. While this can be a sign of a serious problem, it is often caused by a simple issue that can be easily fixed. In this blog post, we will take a look at the most common causes of water coming out of your overflow pipe and how to fix them. This is a common occurrence and is usually nothing to worry about. In most cases, the […]

If you have a cracked sewer pipe under your house, it is important to repair it as soon as possible. A cracked sewer pipe can lead to serious problems, including sewage leaks and flooding. It can also cause damage to your foundation and lead to expensive repairs. Fortunately, there are a few ways to fix a cracked sewer pipe, and we’re here to help you find the best solution for your situation. Cracked Sewer Pipe Under House: What to Do and How to Prevent It If you have a cracked sewer pipe under your house, you may be wondering what […]

Do you ever hear a loud banging noise in your wall at night? It’s enough to make you jump out of your skin! But what is it? And why does it happen? Most of the time, these noises are nothing to worry about and can be chalked up to the house settling or the wind blowing. But sometimes, these noises can be indicative of a bigger problem. It could be something as simple as your furnace kicking on, or it could be a sign of a more serious problem. Either way, it’s not something you should ignore. Here are a […]

Concrete is a strong and durable material that is often used in construction due to its ability to withstand high amounts of stress and weight. However, concrete is not impervious to damage and one type of damage that can occur is a radiant heat leak. Radiant heat leaks happen when heat escapes through cracks or holes in concrete, and they can be a big problem if not addressed quickly. Not only can radiant heat leaks cause discomfort for people in the area, but they can also lead to higher energy bills. There are a few things that can cause radiant […]