Jackcrete in The News: High Profile Projects

Jackcrete in The News: High Profile Projects

When world-wide industrial pump fabricator, RuhRPumpen, expanded their Virginia facility to better serve the nuclear industry, the company had no idea their new state-of-the-art facility was sinking. But, once the building was complete and their equipment arrived from Germany for assembly, the floor began to...

Solution Spotlight: Pool Deck Repair

Solution Spotlight: Pool Deck Repair

Pool decks are one of the most common concrete structures to settle, usually caused by improper soil compaction following the placement of a pool. Over time the soil settles, bringing the concrete down with it creating… (read more)

Frequently Asked Questions About Foam Lifting

Frequently Asked Questions About Foam Lifting

The size of a slab does not matter for our foam systems; the only change is our method of injection. For large slabs such as warehouses or garages that are sunken on multiple sides we would inject using a grid formation, while smaller slabs that are settled on one side would receive only one or two... (read more)

How To Pick A Reliable Contractor

How To Pick A Reliable Contractor

Before choosing a suitable contractor, the problem at hand must be thoroughly understood. The strongest defense a customer can have against a immoral contractor is knowledge, so taking the time to fully understand what is causing the problem is paramount to a good decision. Research is key, and... (read more)

Solution Spotlight: Interior Slab Stabilization

Solution Spotlight: Interior Slab Stabilization

Settlement issues with poured slab homes and warehouses are relatively common, and can result in hefty price tags to fix. Luckily, some options exist that can make the process significantly more affordable with a whole lot less hassle… (read more)

Recognizing Common Concrete Problems

Recognizing Common Concrete Problems

Due to its weight, concrete slabs are prone to causing the soils and subsoils beneath them to shift and settle. This causes the slab to lower, leading to tripping hazards, ADA non-compliance, and a potential loss in property value… (read more)

Raising a Neighborhood: HOA Partnerships

Raising a Neighborhood: HOA Partnerships

The reasons to preserve the beauty and safety of a community are extensive. Sunken and broken concrete can pose a danger to residents and be an eyesore for prospective buyers… (read more)

The History of Concrete and Concrete Repair

The History of Concrete and Concrete Repair

Polyurethane foam may be a recent technology, but concrete has been around in different capacities for thousands of years. Civilizations have been built on it, and some of the greatest engineering feats of mankind have been accomplished through… (read more)

The Many Uses of JACKCRETE

The Many Uses of JACKCRETE

There doesn’t have to be settlement for infrastructure problems to surface. By reinforcing an area before other signs of damage begin to appear, a long-term project can be reduced to an afternoon stabilizing... (read more)

Solution Spotlight: Garage Floor Repair

Solution Spotlight: Garage Floor Repair

Having to replace a section of sidewalk can be costly and inconvenient, but it is nothing compared with having to replace a sunken or damaged garage slab. In addition to the hefty price tag, homeowners have to remove everything from the garage for... (read more)