About Foundation Repair

Posted by tedmark on July 21st, 2013

Who are we?  We are A-1 Engineering and we offer you services such as Austin Foundation Repair. A company mainly composed of Graduates of the University of Texas, Austin and San Antonio. Our staff has over 20 years experience in domains of the Structural Engineering. Our experts can assist on any needed situation that might appear as per the type of building that our clients have, depending on the necessity, that being industrial buildings, warehouses, residential buildings, commercial buildings, offices, medical, retail etc.

No matter the type of service you need, structural design for Foundation Repairs, structural inspections, wall bracing or any other operation in connection with structural engineering we can provide you fully with the best service there is in San Antonio and Austin, Texas. This is why you can choose between San Antonio or Austin Foundation Repair, whichever is closed to your home. We work with a variety of banks, realtors, insurance companies, builders and owners, lawyers, contractors etc. So contact us today and find out more about Austin Foundation Repair.

Everyone knows that, not only in business, time is money. Thus by choosing us you, as our client, save them both so that the more important things are within your grasp from business to family. Besides timeliness and affordability we offer our customers an impeccable customer service and affordable solutions regarding Foundation Repair.

We have the BBB Accreditation which on a scale from A to F puts us on A- position. We hold the grading since 2/7/2012. We are constantly committed to make an effort in good faith in order to resolve any consumer complaints that might arise in the course of business. We are open for our clients from Monday to Friday, but given timely scheduling, also on Saturday and Sunday, because our clients are important. It is common for buildings of all types to need foundation repair at one moment or another. Even earlier if the foundation is not done as per code standards.

More than a few agree, including structural as both as geotechnical engineers, with our opinion that a Press Pile or Push Pile is almost always a useless type of foundation repair.

  You would ask why so many of them agree so easily or why in so many numbers? That would be easy to explain and even without the use of complicated mathematical calculus. Due to the fact that the pres/push pile consists in pushing a 6” in diameter x 12” in length concrete pile below the existing foundation and into the soil. The building code is clearly not respected, due to the fact that the code stipulates that the diameter is to be 8” and should be enacted as law. And the piles are pushed until driving until refusal that is until a harder soil is reached and after that the hydraulic jack will lift the existing foundation of the building.

Do you want a “healthy” and sound foundation for your building? We offer you Foundation Repair information at our website and the best solution for this at Austin Foundation Repair.

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