Winter is Here: How to Check for Winter Weather Damage
- Look for areas where water collects: This could be a problem area where water pools the soil becomes saturated and expands.
- Check your gutters: Make sure your gutters are clear of all debris. A key component to keeping a healthy foundation is having a sound drainage system to divert water away from the home or business.
- Monitor for signs of damage: Cracks in the foundation, cracks in bricks, uneven floors and sticking windows and doors all point to foundation problems.