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How Can Alpha Foundations Help My Failing Seawall? 12/03/2021

Florida has lots of great waterfront property. A well-constructed seawall is a major tool in keeping your property safe from erosion caused by tidal swings and battering storms. While your seawall keeps the force and pressure of the tides from dam...

Florida has lots of great waterfront property. A well-constructed seawall is a major tool in keeping your property safe from erosion caused by tidal swings and battering storms. While your seawall keeps the force and pressure of the tides from dam...

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Sinkhole or Foundation Problem? How Can I Tell?

Florida experiences more sinkholes than any other state due to the composition of the ground, which is primarily made up of a limestone substance called karst. This ground type is full of fissures and cracks. As slightly acidic rainwater eats away...

Florida experiences more sinkholes than any other state due to the composition of the ground, which is primarily made up of a limestone substance called karst. This ground type is full of fissures and cracks. As slightly acidic rainwater eats away...

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How To Prevent Mold in Your Crawl Space 11/22/2021

No one wants to spend a ton of time on their hands and knees in their home’s crawl space. After all, it’s dark and often damp—yet that’s exactly why you should give it some attention periodically. If left uninspected, crawl space...

No one wants to spend a ton of time on their hands and knees in their home’s crawl space. After all, it’s dark and often damp—yet that’s exactly why you should give it some attention periodically. If left uninspected, crawl space...

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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Your Home’s Foundation Repair? 11/17/2021

Your home is one of the biggest purchases you’ll ever make in your lifetime. That’s why it’s in your best interests to maintain it regularly. Homeowners insurance is a great way to protect your property from potential losses or d...

Your home is one of the biggest purchases you’ll ever make in your lifetime. That’s why it’s in your best interests to maintain it regularly. Homeowners insurance is a great way to protect your property from potential losses or d...

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Self-Leveling Concrete 101: Can It Be Used to Repair a Garage Floor? 11/12/2021

Trying to do garage floor repair yourself can be difficult. If you’re not an expert, it can be hard to decide what the underlying floor needs and how to level it out properly. One of the tools experts use to make things easier is self-leveli...

Trying to do garage floor repair yourself can be difficult. If you’re not an expert, it can be hard to decide what the underlying floor needs and how to level it out properly. One of the tools experts use to make things easier is self-leveli...

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Should You Block Crawl Space Vents in the Winter? 11/09/2021

To close or not to close the vents in your crawl space over the winter? It’s a choice that has sparked many opposing discussions over the years. A quick search online reveals good arguments on both sides, so it can be difficult to determine ...

To close or not to close the vents in your crawl space over the winter? It’s a choice that has sparked many opposing discussions over the years. A quick search online reveals good arguments on both sides, so it can be difficult to determine ...

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Alpha Foundations Awarded as One of the “Best Companies to Work for in Florida” 11/02/2021

At Alpha Foundations, our award-winning business is built on the belief that hard work and commitment to our craft are the keys to our future. Our dedication to every detail and ensuring that our team members are the best in our field are the reas...

At Alpha Foundations, our award-winning business is built on the belief that hard work and commitment to our craft are the keys to our future. Our dedication to every detail and ensuring that our team members are the best in our field are the reas...

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Has My Slab Foundation Moved? 11/01/2021

There are several aspects to your home that you probably don’t think about regularly, but they become the main focus once they fail or stop working. Your slab foundation is one such feature. It serves the important purpose of giving your hom...

There are several aspects to your home that you probably don’t think about regularly, but they become the main focus once they fail or stop working. Your slab foundation is one such feature. It serves the important purpose of giving your hom...

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Top Causes of Foundation Cracks on a House 10/27/2021

Foundation cracks can happen on any home, at any time, and for any number of reasons. At Alpha Foundations, we can quickly identify the cause of the crack and apply the appropriate repair. For homes in Florida and Southern Georgia, the following a...

Foundation cracks can happen on any home, at any time, and for any number of reasons. At Alpha Foundations, we can quickly identify the cause of the crack and apply the appropriate repair. For homes in Florida and Southern Georgia, the following a...

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7 Common Signs of Mold in Your Crawl Space 10/25/2021

Homes built on a crawl space foundation are prevalent throughout Florida and Georgia — especially in neighborhoods with homes built before the 1970s. With the high humidity and moisture content in these areas, it’s not uncommon for crawl spa...

Homes built on a crawl space foundation are prevalent throughout Florida and Georgia — especially in neighborhoods with homes built before the 1970s. With the high humidity and moisture content in these areas, it’s not uncommon for crawl spa...

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Is PolyRenewal More Effective Than Spray Foam And Mudjacking? 10/20/2021

Have you heard of PolyRenewal? Maybe not. But, if you are a homeowner in Georgia and Florida, you have probably experienced foundation problems, such as sunken concrete slabs. These problems are caused by weak and loosely packed soil that moves qu...

Have you heard of PolyRenewal? Maybe not. But, if you are a homeowner in Georgia and Florida, you have probably experienced foundation problems, such as sunken concrete slabs. These problems are caused by weak and loosely packed soil that moves qu...

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Is It Okay To Buy a House With Foundation Problems? 10/15/2021

Finding the perfect home can seem nearly impossible at the best of times, and it’s even more challenging when the market is tight. When you’ve done all the groundwork to secure a loan and finally found the home that feels right, it can be crushing...

Finding the perfect home can seem nearly impossible at the best of times, and it’s even more challenging when the market is tight. When you’ve done all the groundwork to secure a loan and finally found the home that feels right, it can be crushing...

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