What Causes Sagging Floors?
More likely than not, a structural problem is caused by weak soil or poor footing. This basement did have supporting beams which were insufficient.
What is the Best Solution?
The SmartJack System is the only product that addresses the problem of soil directly. In four easy steps, the SmartJacks can be installed with little disruption.
How do SmartJacks Work?
The SmartJacks are customizable and support vertical loads exceeding 60,000 lbs. To address the problem of poor soil, each jack distributes the weight of the home through a precast concrete footing and a base of engineered fill material. Since this system has an adjustable design, the floors can be stabilized and in many cases be restored to its original position.