FIXING BUILDING FOUNDATIONS

Foundation Crack Repair

When water begins to enter into a basement floor and or walls, immediate attention is needed to access the resources of the water breach into the structure.

FOUNDATION REPAIR

Wall Straightening

Your basement walls have a high amount of pressure exerted on them from the soil here in Ottawa and the surrounding areas. This is the reason that all basements will eventually suffer from cracks and shifting.

Foundation Repair Ottawa is a professional basement and building foundation repair company.

Our foundation contractors specialize in solving common foundation problems like foundation cracks, wet basements, slab settlement and more.
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Crack Repair

Warranted Methods For Foundation Crack Repair.

When water starts to leak through your basement walls or floors, it can quickly lead to a very serious flood in your home. At Foundation Repairs Ottawa, we provide a variety of repair products and techniques — each designed specifically to take on a different source of leaks in their foundation walls and basement’s concrete floors.

Wall Repair

Repairing & Straightening Tilting Walls.

Basement walls that are showing signs of bowing, buckling and tilting can only get worse over time. Any foundation walls that are showing these signs should be addressed before finishing the basement. At Foundation Repair Ottawa, we recommend correcting damage done to failing foundation walls with the GeoLock™ Wall Anchor System.

Settlement Repair

Looking for Tell-tale signs.

Foundation settlement problems and settlement house movement are surprisingly common, mainly because buildings are heavy and some types of soil have poor load-bearing capability. Foundation settlement typically occurs when soil compresses (settles) or is washed away because of heavy rain or a water leak.

French Drains

Moving water away from your home. 

This is a perimeter drain, or a French drain, found quit often in Ottawa and it is the best way to stop a basement from flooding. This type of drain is a trench filled with rock or gravel that guides water running on the surface away from the area it surrounds.

Window Well Installation

Stop water from entering your home. 

A window well is the area outside a basement window, which both retains the surrounding dirt and drains rainwater away. Window wells are required when any portion of a basement window is below grade and may be a source of water penetration.

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Foundation Repair Expert

At Foundation Repair Ottawa (CP & Son), we have years of experience dealing with building foundation and basement repair issues. It’s important to deal with any issues quickly as they may get worse with time.

Call us today at (613) 903-4924

Foundation Repair Articles

Leading Basement Waterproofing Methods

Leading Basement Waterproofing Methods

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How to deal with spring leaks

How to deal with spring leaks

With the last month of winter arriving, it is time to begin preparing for Spring. This season brings with it flowers, warmer weather and, of course, snow melting. As the temperature gradually rises above freezing, the snow turns into water, making Spring the season...

Foundation Problems in Winter

Foundation Problems in Winter

Winter can be a bugger. The days are shorter; your skin gets incredibly dry; the floor is slippery; you can't go out if you don't shove the way or scrape/defrost your car. But these are not the worst that can happen in winter. Things can get worse if you have...