3 Things Buyers and Sellers Need to Know About Foundation Repair

If the home you are looking to buy or sell needs foundation repair, is it a deal-breaker? Not necessarily. The foundation needs to be in great condition or in great repair with warranties. If you have your heart set on the house as a buyer, or you are willing to make repairs as a seller, […]

What Causes a Foundation Wall to Buckle?

If you are like most Kansas City homeowners, you probably don’t give much thought to the foundation your home sits on. However, no matter if you have a slab house sitting on a basement floor, a rock foundation, block, and mortar foundation, or the more modern concrete foundation, all these forms are susceptible to damage.

Foundation Settling for Real Estate Professionals

Hello and welcome to the Kansas City Real Estate Industry Leaders podcast. I’m your host, John Linquist. And with me today, I have Eric Lancaster. And today we’re going to be talking about foundation settling and homes specifically from the point of view of a real estate agent. So just to sort of kick things […]

Foundation Wall Pushback in Bucyrus, Kansas!

Hey, this is John Lindquist with KC Pier, and today I’m out in Bucyrus, Kansas, where we’ve got a wall pushback on a home where the yard’s just been pushing up against the poured foundation, just pushing it into the home. So you can see in this big wide open flat area that we’re in, […]

How KC Pier Saves Failing Foundations with DynaPier

So today we’re going to go over the piering system that KC Pier uses, called the DynaPier System. It is a concentrically loaded pier, which means that we don’t have to break the footing of the foundation. We go directly under the foundation wall, under the footing. So as we’re pushing, we use the weight […]

Footings and I Beams in South Kansas City

How’s it going, everybody? It’s Lucas Scheele with KC Pier and Kansas City Property Guys. And today, we’re actually out in South Kansas City, going to be looking at a foundation job that we’re doing out here and installing footings. And lucky for us, we got our Director of Operations, Brian Dufour, here on site […]