Foundation Failure: Is Your Soil To Blame?

Foundation failure can be caused by many different problems, but the number one most common issue is the soil surrounding the home. Like wood, soil expands and contracts throughout the year. This is because of the moisture in the ground and how it’s affected by temperature levels. How does expanding and contracting soil affect your…

Your Foundation Winter Prep List

Download as PDF While we are still enjoying a very nice, subtle, almost non-winter here in Texas, we know better. So while the weather is nice, we thought it’d be nice to bring you a winter prep list – some things you can do to protect your foundation from the cold. WRAP EXPOSED PIPES External…

We Need To Talk About Human Trafficking

  Part of the problem of human trafficking is that no one wants to really talk about it. That’s understandable, it’s a pretty unsavory topic that forces one to acknowledge that there are people out there that still hold to the idea of slavery, that still exploit children and the disadvantaged, and force them –…

Perma-Pier Profile: Jeff Crannell, Certified Structural Engineer

  We at Perma-Pier pride ourself on our relationship with top professionals throughout the state of Texas. We recently had the chance to catch up with one of our longtime collaborators, licensed engineer Jeff Crannell of CCM Engineering, and ask him some questions about foundation failures, the differences between a home inspector and structural engineer,…

Perma-Pier Partners With The NCMEC

At Pema-Pier, we’ve always placed a premium on giving back. Whether helping to rebuild homes after Hurricane Harvey hit Houston or helping a disabled veteran get his house back after a devastating fire – we understand there are more important things than our day-to-day business operations. After much discussion and careful consideration, we decided our…

Your Windows and Your Foundation

These 50 degree nights and 70 degree days are meant for enjoying – not just outside, but also inside your home.  If you’re like us, you 1) enjoy the fresh air and 2) the naturally available air conditioning (time to give the old HVAC system a rest). Those cool morning breezes feel that much better…

Transferable Warranty

Learn about Perma-Pier’s transferrable warranty, and why our history in Texas makes our warranty worth so much more than most warranties out there.

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