Concrete Step Repair
Having a dependable way in and out of your house is essential. Damaged exterior concrete steps create hazards to your family’s well-being.
Sinking and cracking in outdoor concrete steps don’t just negatively impact the look of your home, they can also be a significant safety hazard. Fortunately, concrete lifting offers a dependable and long-lasting solution.
Innovative Basement Authority, a leader in concrete lifting, possesses the knowledge and expertise to efficiently and safely lift your concrete steps. Our innovative concrete leveling solution, PolyRenewal™, addresses the issues promptly, causing minimal disturbance to your daily life and home.
This page provides an in-depth exploration of a solution designed to provide stability and peace of mind.
What is Concrete Step Repair?
Concrete step repair is the process of raising, stabilizing, and fixing outdoor concrete steps.
Traditional repair methods such as mudjacking, or complete replacement, may not offer lasting results, as they fail to address the underlying issue of unstable soil.
Contemporary methods like concrete lifting with polyurethane foam injections offer a superior alternative. Innovative Basement Authority utilizes the PolyRenewal™ technique, ensuring long-term durability and safety for your steps.
Concrete lifting is crucial for a comprehensive home maintenance strategy, securing your home right from the foundation.
In certain scenarios, incorporating foundation piers into the repair plan might be necessary, depending on the severity of the damage.
Signs Your Exterior Concrete Steps Need Repair
Addressing concrete step repair needs promptly can help avoid further damage. Signs that your steps might need attention include:
- Steps sinking into the ground
- Steps pulling away from the foundation
- A sinking porch
- Hollow sounds beneath the steps
- Issues with water pooling or draining
- Crumbling edges or corners
- Pitting, flaking, or staining on the concrete surface
Catching these early signs of damage can be more economical in the long run. Contact a concrete repair specialist like Innovative Basement Authority at the first sign of trouble.
Is Concrete Step Repair Necessary?
Yes, neglecting concrete step repair needs can pose safety risks, limit your repair options, and potentially lead to higher repair costs down the line. Addressing the issue promptly ensures long-lasting stability and safety.
Steer clear of temporary fixes like re-pouring, mudjacking, or ready-made solutions from hardware stores. These methods don’t solve the underlying problem of unstable soil beneath the concrete slab.
Concrete step repair is a seamless part of Innovative Basement Authority’s whole-home approach to home maintenance, helping to preserve the integrity and value of your property.
Our team of experts will thoroughly assess the damage and repair your steps promptly and effectively.
What Are the Benefits of Concrete Step Repair?
Repairing your concrete steps offers several benefits to you, your family, and your property:
Damaged steps can pose tripping hazards. By stabilizing and lifting your steps, we significantly reduce these risks, ensuring the safety of your loved ones and guests.
Prevent Further Damage
Addressing sagging steps and sealing cracks helps prevent additional damage to your steps and the foundation of your home.
Restored steps enhance the curb appeal and value of your property. Our specialized lifting method leaves virtually no trace once the repair is complete.
Our exclusive PolyRenewal™ method extends the life of your steps beyond what traditional methods can offer.
Investing in our top-tier products and expert installation is crucial for durable repair. The PolyRenewal™ concrete lifting solution is environmentally friendly, sets in 15 minutes, and ensures years of stability for your steps. Relying on our expertise guarantees a job done right the first time.
How Concrete Step Repair Works
Innovative Basement Authority’s professionals conduct concrete step repairs through a series of critical steps:
- Accuracy: Providing unmatched precision in lifting and stabilizing the steps.
- Minimal Disruption: No need for large equipment or extensive excavation.
- Lightweight: The foam used is much lighter than traditional mudjacking or concrete.
- Quick Curing: The material sets in just 15 minutes, minimizing downtime.
- Durability: Highly resistant to environmental factors, ensuring longevity.
- Adaptability: Suitable for various concrete surfaces.
- Eco-Friendly: Made with sustainable materials.
- Discreet: Repairs are almost invisible, blending seamlessly with existing concrete.
- Guaranteed Maintenance: Our annual maintenance plans ensure ongoing quality.
Our team has the necessary skills and experience to ensure a successful repair, providing lasting results.
How Concrete Step Repair Works
Innovative Basement Authority’s proficient team will meticulously carry out the concrete step repair procedure through these crucial stages:
- Drill small holes into sunken areas of your steps.
- Insert injection ports into the holes.
- Mix a two-part, closed-cell polyurethane foam.
- Inject high-density polyurethane foam underneath the concrete.
- The foam expands, filling voids and lifting the steps.
- Allow foam to cure (approximately 15 minutes).
- Remove the injection ports and fill the holes.
- Seal cracks and joints with protective sealant.
- Schedule regular maintenance to monitor your steps.
Being the foremost authority in concrete restoration, Innovative Basement Authority’s crews possess the expertise to seamlessly navigate this procedure, guaranteeing enduring outcomes
Choose Innovative Basement Authority for Concrete Step Repair Today
Don’t let damaged concrete steps compromise the safety and aesthetic of your home. Choose a lasting solution with Innovative Basement Authority and our advanced PolyRenewal™ technology. Contact us today to schedule a free, no-obligation inspection.
Our experienced technicians are ready to restore the safety and stability of your outdoor steps, ensuring confidence in the longevity of your repairs.
External factors such as shifting soil, water accumulation, freeze-thaw cycles, and tree root growth can contribute to issues with concrete steps. Innovative Basement Authority identifies the root cause of your concrete step issues and provides an effective solution during a free inspection.
The holes are small, about the size of a penny, and are filled afterward. They might be noticeable up close but tend to blend in over time.
The duration of the PolyRenewal™ process depends on the specific repair location and the extent of the damage, but generally, concrete step repairs can be completed within a day. The repaired area is ready for regular use just 15 minutes after the procedure is finished. We will provide an estimated timeline after our free inspection.
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