Wall Anchor System For Street Creep & Concrete Pavement Repair in Florida & Georgia
The GeoLock® Street Creep Damage Repair System
The GeoLock® Street Creep Repair System provides a permanent, reliable solution for any home.
Street creep is a problem that is caused by thermal expansion and contraction of exterior concrete pavement that surrounds a home. As this concrete expands against a driveway with inadequate expansion joints, the driveway is pushed against the garage slab, which in turn pushes against the foundation, causing damage.
While this is a slow process and can take many years to develop, the damage can be very serious when it manifests on your foundation walls.
The GeoLock® Street Creep Repair System will prevent future damage with new expansion joints in your concrete driveway as well as a steel wall anchor system that reinforces and straightens your foundation walls.
At Alpha Foundations, we solve problems like street creep every day! Call us for a free street creep repair quote today! We serve Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Orlando, and many nearby areas in Florida and Georgia.
Street creep repair in two steps
- Year-round installation
- One-day installation for most jobs
- Potential to straighten bowed walls
- 25-Year Manufacturer’s Warranty
At Alpha Foundations, we address street creep repairs with the GeoLock® Street Creep System. This innovative foundation repair product solves the problem in two ways:
Step 1: Creating New Driveway Expansion Joints
There’s no way to stop the normal expansion and contraction of concrete slabs that occur with temperature changes. But it is possible to eliminate the damage caused by this movement.
The foundation repair contractor will install one or more new expansion joints in your driveway to allow individual slabs to move without pushing against the garage slab and your foundation wall.
Each joint is filled with a resilient backer rod and a durable, flexible polyurethane sealant.
Step 2: Installing Foundation Wall Anchors
Once the expansion joints have been created, we install the GeoLock® Wall Anchor System. These wall anchors will stabilize foundation walls that have been pushed in, cracked or otherwise damaged by street creep.
Thanks to the GeoLock®’s adjustable capability, it may be possible to go beyond wall stabilization and even use the system to restore wall straightness.
During installation, holes are cut through the garage slab floor, and soil is augured out to allow for earth anchor placement. Next, holes are drilled through the foundation wall so that a long threaded steel rod can connect each earth anchor to a steel plate that applies clamping pressure against the wall.
Once the earth anchors, rods and steel plates are in place, nuts are tightened on the rods to stabilize the wall and (if possible) pull the wall back towards its original position. The holes in your garage slab are carefully patched and your worries about street creep damage are over.
More about Street Creep Causes & Repair
Get started on street creep repair today
Installing new expansion joints, combined with the Geo-Lock™ Wall Anchor System, is exactly what you need to stabilize foundations that have been damaged by street creep! Alpha Foundations is experienced in applying the right techniques for your home.
Call or contact us online to restore your foundation today! We serve homeowners in Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Orlando and areas nearby.
Looking for a price? Get a no cost, no obligation free estimate.
word for it
They did everything they said they were going to do. Everything turned out wonderful; they met my expectations. We're very happy with the outcome.Pamela DeLand, FL
Alpha Foundation was professional from the beginning. From their sales rep, to the actual labor crew that came in and did the work. The crew was very informative a...Troy Orlando, FL
I have had many home repair jobs done over the years, by many contractors, in many locations in different states, and Alpha Foundations is the best one by far. Fir...Leonard St. Augustine, FL
I am extremely satisfied with the work done on my home. The work crews were professional, friendly and did a great job. My cement is level now and my lanai is secu...Marsha Gulf Breeze, FL
I chose your company after my talk with the design tech and assessment of his analysis of my problem and your solution. Also, the fact that he didn’t try to use ...Thomas Jacksonville, FL
The wealth of honesty and knowledge far exceeded my expectations. My appointment was completed successfully in a professional and timely matter. I now feel much be...William Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Alpha Foundations, is the company to call if you have foundation issues at your home or office. They are very knowledgeable, courteous, and professional. They are ...Roy Valdosta, GA