Do foundation cracks make you nervous? Cracks in your foundation – whether it be brick, concrete, or masonry – can be daunting. You might immediately jump to thoughts of expensive repairs, structural damage, and a decrease in the value of your property. Before you worry, remember that not all foundation cracks are bad. In fact, […]
One of the biggest issues that we see in Virginia Beach and Hampton Roads is wet and damp crawl spaces. Many times, homeowners do not even realize that they have crawl space moisture issues in need of repair. Some common household problems that you might regard as normal are actually indicators that your crawl space […]
Prevent Dangerous Mold From Entering Your Home Finding mold in your home is any homeowner’s worst nightmare. Not only does it give off an awful, musky smell, but it can be dangerous to the health of your family. Mold growth is known for causing various respiratory issues and diseases, and destroying personal belongings and damaging […]
By implementing these simple steps in your home this year, you can save money on your energy bills and stay cozy all winter long. Take care of your home by acting now before the snow, ice, and cold take over. Here are some tips we have for you on winterizing your home: Turn Down Your […]
Team Atlas installed new deep foundation helical piles at a residence in VA Beach. This area is referred to as Chic’s Beach. New FEMA regulations call for new deep foundation piles for any new construction within a certain distance from bays, rivers or oceans.
Come see the Atlas Hydraulic Push Pier full scale mockups at our showroom! We are located at 5552 Raby Road Norfolk, VA. Our structural experts will teach you about the reinforcing principles behind the ECP Hydraulic Push Piers which are used exclusively at Atlas Master Companies for foundation repair. We look forward to seeing you!
In the picture above, Team Altas is holding our weekly team meeting to brainstorm quality control and production issues, as well as scheduling for the coming week. Above is Team Atlas standing in front of our new Norfolk Corporate Office. Our new Corporate Office is 10,000 square feet and houses our warehouse that holds $100,000 […]
Some of the physical signs of foundation stress are things like floors that are suddenly uneven, pictures beginning to hang askew where they used to hang straight. The soil density under many houses is not uniform, and therefore settles differently in different places, causing the foundation to have more stress and potential damage in some […]