Tag Archives: foundations

Foundation Repair 101 – Slab on Grade

JD from A&E’s ‘Flip This House’ takes you on site to discuss slab on grade foundations and discusses some tips when your looking at repairs needed, and what you should leave to the professionals.

Vote This Post DownVote This Post Up (+9 rating, 9 votes)

The Black Hole of Renovations

JD gets in over his head…literally, as he shows an advanced foundation repair, in progress, at another CT Homes project. He explains why licensed, mature contractors are an absolute must when dealing with big jobs like this one. Foundations is not the type of job where you can cut corners. There is a right way to do foundation repairs. Anything outside of the right way will create delays and problems for your project.

Vote This Post DownVote This Post Up (+7 rating, 4 votes)

House Foundations- Don’t fear the beast! Slab on Grade Foundations- Part 2

What is a slab on grade foundation and how do you know when and if your rehab has one
Learn what the major causes are of foundation problems and how to inspect for them
How do you repair slab foundations and prevent further problems for your buyers
Who are the key team members you need on your team to inspect and repair foundations
What types of documentation and permits do you need
How does JD install small foundations in his shoes to make him look taller on TV
Learn why JD looks like Ralph Macchio from the Karate Kid days

Vote This Post DownVote This Post Up (+3 rating, 2 votes)

House Foundations- Don’t fear the beast! Slab on Grade Foundations- Part 1

What is a slab on grade foundation and how do you know when and if your rehab has one
Learn what the major causes are of foundation problems and how to inspect for them
How do you repair slab foundations and prevent further problems for your buyers
Who are the key team members you need on your team to inspect and repair foundations
What types of documentation and permits do you need
How does JD install small foundations in his shoes to make him look taller on TV
Learn why JD looks like Ralph Macchio from the Karate Kid days

Vote This Post DownVote This Post Up (+19 rating, 11 votes)