There are several reasons that you may have experienced foundation failure. Some of the most common causes are the surrounding environment, a differential settlement shifting in the underlying earth, or inadequate support soil.
Proudly serving Lafayette, Baton Rouge and Alexandria, Louisiana
Soft soils that were not properly compacted when the foundation was made can cause the dips and sinking leading to foundation failure.
You may also be experiencing foundational failure due to your drainage system. Plumbing leaks in the underlying earth can lead to excess water and moisture can result in more shifting beneath the structure. Louisiana is a swampy, rainy state. Adequate drainage is paramount in ensuring a sound structural foundation.
Whatever the cause of your foundation failure, Accurate Shoring and Foundation has the years of knowledge and expertise needed to diagnose and level your situation. If you think you may be experiencing foundational failure, don’t hesitate to reach out to as your response time is paramount in preventing further damage to your structure.