Your basement walls have a high amount of pressure exerted on them from the soil here in Ottawa and the surrounding areas. This is a natural phenomenon. Accordingly, this is the reason that all basements will eventually suffer from cracks and shifting. Other signs are buckling, tilting, and bowing from this pressure. This translates into wall straightening fixing issues that manifest because of the poor state of repair the foundation is in.
Drainage plays a role in keeping a basement dry
The process for applying this system in Ottawa is as follows,
Excavating the perimeter of the foundation
Positioning the anchors into the stratum for support
Preparing the foundation walls
Mounting the wall plates that are attached to the anchors
Straightening the foundation walls
Cleaning up & preparing for basement finishing
If you have bowed walls or wall that lean
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