How We Measure Your Home’s Elevation

We get a lot of questions from property owners when it comes to foundations and foundation repair. One of the most asked is the title for today’s blog: How do we measure the elevation of a home? First off, when we say “elevation” we aren’t talking about your home’s position relative to sea level –…

5 Myths You Might Believe About Your Foundation Repair Warranty

One thing that sets Perma-Pier apart from other foundation repair companies is our lifetime transferable warranty on the majority of our slab foundations. This means that we do not charge our warranty customers for inspections, adjustments, or claims. However, having a warranty is only good if you understand it. Do you know exactly what is covered?…

When Should I Water My Foundation?

In all the years we’ve been repairing foundations this is probably the most asked question. The advice varies greatly: “You should water every day for 40 minutes.” “Every other day for 30 minutes.” “3 times a week.” “4 times a week.” “Use a drip line.” “Use a soaker hose.” “No, your sprinkler system is good…

7 Overlooked Home Maintenance Hacks

You replace your air filters every month. You know to check your smoke and CO2 detectors annually. You even get up there and de-muck the gutters every year. Kudos to you, proactive homeowner! However, there are some lesser-known tips that can ensure the efficiency, longevity, and safety of your home. Here are a few you…

Repairing More Than Just Foundations

We at Perma-Pier have worked with several charitable organizations to offer help for those in need, and we love every minute of it. Recently, we were contacted by a contractor who was working with the Veterans Association on a project that needed our expertise. It started with a fire on the coldest day of 2017…

10 Things First-Time Homebuyers Often Miss

Shopping for your first home signals the first step towards a great achievement, and usually represents the largest investment an individual will make in their lifetime. However, with all the excitement of selecting that place you will call “home”, objectivity can sometimes fall by the wayside when you lock eyes on that “perfect” property. In…

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