Frequently Asked Questions

How long should I wait to get my foundation fixed?

Well, if you’re buying or selling a property, you won‘t be able to wait at all for your foundation repair. Lenders are requiring repairs like this to be done and validated by a licensed structural engineer before closing the sale. Besides, it’s the right thing to do. If you are already living in the property, it’s important to consider the collateral damage that can be caused by ignoring foundation repair problems. Such problems include slab leaks, interior cracking, gas line leaks, the overall structural integrity of the house. We offer FREE CONSULTATIONS for existing homeowners to assess the current foundation repair situation as well as suggesting a remedy. We will educate you on what to look for.

Will I have to be out of the house while the foundation repair is being done?

In most cases NO. In fact, it is our goal to treat your home as if it were ours. We attempt to leave things just as we found them in terms of cleanliness and survival of any vegetation that would need to be temporarily removed.

How long does the foundation repair process take?

Normally, it will only take 1-2 days to repair your foundation.

How should I pick a foundation repair company?

1. Get multiple bids… YEP, you heard me. Get multiple bids. Then ask yourself, “Did they take time to explain EVERYTHING to me? Were they courteous? How is there pricing in relation to the others? Do they carry insurance to protect me and my family?
2. Check out everyone through the Better Business Bureau. Really inspect how they handle complaints and how long they have been in business with the BBB.

3. GET REFERENCES – In fact, get plenty of references. Any legitimate foundation repair company should be able to provide you with a lengthy list of references that doesn’t solely include their relatives and family. You need to know what people really think about the process. It can be a mess if left in the wrong hands. At the end of the day, you’ll ALWAYS make the right choice. We love competition. They make us look better and better every day! We provide a Lifetime, Transferable warranty on the work we do. Our combination of price and service simply CAN’T be beat. Make sure that you get at least 3 bids and that Dallas Foundation Repair is one of them.