Northland Foundation Supportworks (NFS), based in Pine Island, MN has been repairing the foundation and stabilizing commercial building since 1991. Commercial properties such as condos, office buildings, and parking garages pose different challenges to repairing and stabilizing a foundation than a residential property. Commercial properties are generally larger (therefore heavier) requiring heavy-duty equipment to raise, support and repair the foundations. These building also need to be accessible to customers and employees while the repairs are being performed.
NFS specializes in commercial foundation repair, by partnering with foundation repair specialists like Foundation Supportworks, NFS is able to fix the foundation issues on even the largest buildings.
Minnesota, as with many northern climates can wreak havoc on an old or poorly constructed foundation. The constant freezing and thawing over years puts stress on the walls and pinnings of your buildings' foundation and can cause them to shift or crack over time. Older buildings may have shallow footings, or loosely compacted dirt, as equipment to perform these operations were not as widely available.
Signs of a cracked or damaged foundation include:
Should you see any of these warning signs, your first call should be to a professional foundation repair contractor. Northalnd Foundation Supportworks has helpful and knowledgable staff ready to answer your questions. Remember: waiting to repair your foundation will cost you more later.