Norris Foundation Blog

January 30th, 2017

Posted In: Foundation Piers, Foundation Repair

There are several types of home foundations, poured concrete, cinder block, slab, etc. In Kansas and Missouri, most home foundations are made up of concrete poured over steel rebar to form a slab. The steel is in place to keep the concrete from moving and to assist in holding it together. The combination of steel […]

December 1st, 2016

Posted In: Basement Waterproofing, Foundation Piers, Foundation Repair

The Winter Season is closing in and the change in weather conditions can effect your home’s foundation. In Kansas City, the cold winters can cause foundation problems. We created a list of things to lookout for. Foundation Cracks Small hairline cracks in your home’s foundation are a common occurrence in most homes. However, the freezing […]

November 3rd, 2016

Posted In: Foundation Piers, Foundation Repair

Most homeowners will likely need foundation repair at some point. But most homeowners do not know much about foundation repair until they need it. There are many foundation repair companies, but not all offer great service. Since you will be repairing your home, which is your biggest investment, it is important to make the right […]

September 27th, 2016

Posted In: Mudjacking

Most homeowners know that in time most driveways, walkways, patios and porches will settle, become uneven and crack. At Norris Foundation Repair, we want to inform homeowners of some of the causes of settlement and when to repair it. Most concrete slabs can be repaired with mudjacking. What Causes Concrete Slabs to Settle? What causes […]

August 15th, 2016

Posted In: DynaPier, Foundation Piers, Foundation Repair

The tough Kansas and Missouri soils can cause problems for home foundations. The soil combined with the climate can cause foundations to crack and settle over time. At Norris Foundation Repair, we use DynaPier® foundation piers to repair home foundations. The DynaPier® has several distinct advantages over the competition that they just can’t match. The DynaPier® works […]

July 12th, 2016

Posted In: Basement Waterproofing, Foundation Repair

There are several warning signs that your home might need foundation repair. It’s important to pay attention to your home and watch for anything unusual. These are a few signs that every home owners should know about. Cracks in the Foundation & Dry Wall At Norris Foundation Repair, we get a lot of phone calls […]