This foundation crack extended over 12 ft long and was down over 1 inch.
After the piering project is complete, the soil is tamped and the foundation is benchmarked for warranty.
The pier holes were excavated and push pier system was installed to depths exceeding 12 ft in depth. The pressures exceeded nearly 2800lbs.
Crack opening prior to lift.
After the installation, the cracks were closed and foundation movement documented.
Installing the Push Pier System
This modell 288 FSi push pier is locked and documented for future monitoring for customers. All paperwork on the pier is delivered before the completion of the project.
Structural Repair in Edmond, OK
Many times when customers have a home built on a slope the foundation cracking can go unnoticed for years. In this case, the customer did not realize the foundation was moving over 1 inch because the movement was out of sight and out of mind. The Vesta team discovered the movement after performing a thorough evaluation and examining the soil. It was determined that the proper repair would be a Foundation Supportworks Push Pier System. The repair took about 2 days and the cracks were nearly closed!