1. Maintaining Your Home’s Foundation

    While you may not give your home’s foundation much thought, its condition is critical to the structural integrity of your home. If the foundation has any damage, not only will the value of your house depreciate but you and the safety of your loved ones is at risk. This is true even for small damage like cracks. If ignored the damage will only get worse the longer that it is neglected. Luckily, t…Read More

  2. Buying a Home With Foundation Damage

    Buying a home is an exhilarating time, but it can also be pretty stressful. Not only is it a big financial decision to make, but it’s incredibly difficult to find the right home. People go into the homebuying process imagining that they’ll find their dream home, but the fact of the matter is that no house is going to be perfect, whether it’s the design, the neighborhood, too few windows, etc…Read More

  3. Preventing Summer Foundation Damage

    The winter is behind us now and we can start enjoying the summer sun! It’s time for days by the pool, barbeques, picnics, and the like! While summer is one of our favorite seasons, your foundation isn’t much of a fan. Here at American Structure Inc., we find ourselves rather busy during the summer season. This is for a few reasons. First, people have more free time to get their home improvemen…Read More

  4. Frequent Home Foundation Mistakes

    As the popular idiom states, home is where the heart is. Your house is where you build unforgettable memories with your loved ones, where you relax after a long day, where you feel the most comfortable. It’s a reflection of your life and your personality. Yet, no matter how important your home is to you, it’s common to forget important responsibilities relating to its well-being. This is espec…Read More

  5. Choosing American Structure Inc.

    We know how frustrating it can be to first spot an issue with your home that can’t be ignored. Whether you’ve noticed cracks in your foundation, your basement or crawlspace flooding after heavy rainfall, your floors suddenly uneven, and the like, it’s very unlikely that you saw these problems as a sign for celebration. Home improvement projects are intimidating to homeowners due to cost and …Read More

  6. The Best Season for Foundation Repair

    Your home is your sanctuary. It’s where you relax after a rough day at work, where you share stories and laughter with your family and friends over the dinner table, it’s where you watch your children grow. As the classic adage states, home is where the heart is. So, it goes without saying that you want to take proper care of your house so that it can provide you with safety and comfort for ye…Read More

  7. The Foundation and Your Home’s Value

    If you’re currently in the process of selling your home, or can see yourself selling sometime in the future, the condition of your home’s foundation is not to be overlooked. Even if you plan on it being your forever home, we all know that life can throw a surprising curveball and you may have to move. No matter the situation, it is always important as a homeowner to pay attention to the value …Read More

  8. Common Foundation Damage

    As they say, home is where the heart is, and so it’s important to ensure that you're protecting it. While general upkeep and minor repairs are important, the entire structure depends on the integrity of the foundation. If your foundation is damaged, the value of your home and your safety is in jeopardy. While many homeowners don’t give the foundation a second thought, it’s crucial to keep yo…Read More