Is your chimney or smokestack tilting and separating from your home? This could be a sign of a serious foundation problem that needs to be repaired. At TerraFirma, we specialize in providing high-quality foundation repair solutions for all types of foundation problems.
If you have a leaning or tilting chimney, cracks where the chimney foundation meets the home foundation, damage to the roof where flashing meets the chimney, or gaps between the chimney and home walls that have been filled in with mortar, foam, or caulk, we can provide you with a permanent chimney repair solution.
Call us today at 1-844-311-8051 or click below to get a free estimate on chimney repair for your home. We offer all our foundation repair services in Portland, Eugene, Medford and nearby areas in Oregon and Washington.
(Top) A chimney is tilting away from the home foundation by about 1".
(Bottom) The chimney repaired with a helical pier system, used in conjunction with a push pier foundation repair on the main house foundation.
One of the most shocking and dramatic signs of settlement is a chimney separating away from the rest of the home. We will be able to assess the damage and identify the cause and extent of the problem. Because this is often one symptom of a potentially serious foundation issue, we recommend checking the rest of the house for problems as well.
At TerraFirma, we recommend stabilizing a tilting chimney with a helical pier system. These foundation piers include a helical blade that allows the piers to be driven (or "screwed") deep into the ground to stronger supporting soils.
Once driven into the ground, a bracket is attached to the helical pier and mounted on the footing of your chimney's foundation. Once installed, the helical pier can even be used to attempt to return your chimney to its original position.
At TerraFirma, we have expert solutions to all types of foundation problems, including damaged chimneys. Call us today at 1-844-311-8051 or contact us online for a free quote on foundation repair services in Portland, Eugene, Medford, Seattle, Tacoma, Salem, Renton, Hillsboro, Gresham, Roseburg and the nearby areas.
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