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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.

Supporting a Commercial Property in Overland Park with the KC Pier Method!

Today we’re in Overland Park. We’re on a commercial property project. What we’re doing is we’re doing some foundation piering under the crawl space area to recover the foundation that’s dropped. It’s dropped about three-quarters of an inch. As you can see behind us where everybody is excavating the individual holes that we’re going to […]

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 […]