Looking for foundation repair in Topeka KS?

If so, don’t hit that back button because you’re in the right place! We’re Epp Foundation Repair and since 1994 we’ve been hard at work helping both homeowners and business owners in Topeka (and the surrounding area in Shawnee County) with their foundation problems.

steel push piers under foundation slab

At Epp Foundation Repair, we know all too well that foundation problems can cause homeowners to lose sleep. The good news is that almost all foundation problems can be repaired. If you have a problem with your home’s foundation, contact us today for a free inspection and estimate.

Common signs of foundation problems include:

  • Bowed and/or cracked basement walls
  • Foundation cracks
  • Wet basements or crawl spaces
  • Sloped floors
  • Windows and doors that stick
  • Leaning chimneys
  • Cracks in ceilings
  •  and more…

Foundation Repair In Topeka KS

Most foundation problems in Topeka are caused by drainage issues and expansive soil. Expansive soil is soil that swells considerably when it absorbs water and then shrinks by that same amount when it dries out. This is usually seasonal and it puts a lot of stress on a foundation. Epp Foundation Repair can fix your home’s foundation problems via underpinning and various basement wall repair solutions.

Our foundation repair solutions include:

  • foundation leveling via heavy duty push piers or helical piers
  • basement wall repair
  • pier and beam foundation repair
  • crawl space encapsulation
  • basement waterproofing
  • and more

If you have a foundation problem, contact us today for a free inspection and estimate.

What is foundation underpinning?

foundation underpinning with steel push piersA foundation that’s settling into the soil unevenly can cause considerable structural damage. Signs of uneven settlement include sloped floors and doors and windows that stick.

Foundation underpinning is a procedure that takes the building’s weight and transfers it to load-bearing soil. Heavy duty steel piers are drilled deep down into the soil under your foundation and once they’re in place, hydraulic jacks lift the foundation up.

What are the different types of foundations in Topeka?

The most common types of foundations in Topeka, Kansas are:
  • Basement foundations
  • Crawl space foundations
  • and slab-on-grade foundations (also known as concrete slab foundations)

Slab foundation problems

c-channel wall anchor in basement

  • Cracked floors
  • Cracked walls
  • Cracked ceilings
  • Bulging walls
  • Windows and doors that stick
  • and more…

Basement foundation problems

  1. Bowing basement walls
  2. Crack near basement window
  3. Window well not draining
  4. Pipe-wall penetration leaking
  5. Cove joint leak (where wall meets the floor)
  6. Sump pit not draining
  7. Crack in basement floor
  8. Basement floor drain overflowing
  9. Water coming in over basement wall
  10. Water seeping through basement wall
infographic of common causes of a wet basement repair

Basement Wall Repair in Topeka

Wet basements, and cracked and/or bowed basement walls are common problems for homeowners in the Topeka area. Our basement repair solutions include one or more of the following: basement wall anchors, basement vapor barriers, basement drain tile, egress windows, basement crack repair , basement waterproofing and more. If you have a wet basement or a cracked basement wall, contact us today for a free inspection and estimate.

Crawl space foundation problems

crawl space encapsulation

  • Sagging, sloping floors
  • Sticking windows and doors
  • Water in crawl space
  • Mold in crawl space
  • Gaps between floors and baseboards
  • Deteriorated crawl space support posts

Crawl Space Repair in Topeka

Dark, damp crawl spaces are the perfect “petri dish” for things like mold, creepy crawlies, rodents and their droppings, and various allergens. That’s bad enough. However, it gets worse. Some of the air in your damp, moldy crawl space makes its way up and into your home. In other words, you’re breathing it in. Therefore, you want your crawl space to be dry and clean. Our repair solutions include crawl space encapsulation and dehumidification, crawl space french drains, drain tile,  and crawl space support jacks.

Contact Epp Foundation Repair for Your Free Inspection and Quote

If your home in Topeka, KS has bowed and/or cracked basement walls, unlevel floors, sticking doors and windows, or something else, we can help.

We’ve been helping homeowners and business owners in Topeka with their foundation problems since 1994. Contact us today to schedule your free inspection and estimate.

Check out our reviews to find out why your neighbors rely on Epp to fix their foundation issues in Topeka, KS.