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There different types of foundations; made from different materials and ratios depending on the intended use of the building, the funds available, the height in storey intended to be achieved, other facilities to be included as parking and terrain of the area. Poor foundation will obviously reflect on the strength of the structure now or later. The foundation type is pre determined by the designer of the house considering the above factors but always should go for the best. In many countries the building requirements are regulated by the government or specific bodies appoint to act on the behalf of the government. So in many case depending on the structure you are constructing the there are set standards that must be met or else your house will be deemed unsuitable for use. FurnitureDisplaying 1-9 of 9 result(s).Over Digging Creates Foundation ProblemsPosted by Greg Vandenberge. Published on Oct 13, 2009 If you’re planning on building a new home, make sure that you or your contractor does not over dig the foundations. This can create big problems in the future and many homes today suffer from these types of problems. Basement Waterproofing By The Drained Cavity Method – How To Avoid The Problem Of Limescale Build UpPosted by Raymond Foulkes. Published on Sep 08, 2009 This article advises on a few simple ways that this problem can be eliminated, or at least minimised. Limescale comes from two main sources – it is naturally present in hard water areas where there is a lot of chalk in the ground and from new concrete, which is present in large quantities in cellar conversions, which have new underpinning and / or a new concrete slab. Big Problems Using Concrete Foundation Piers – Building RepairsPosted by Greg Vandenberge. Published on Aug 03, 2009 A concrete foundation pier can be purchased at almost any lumber yard and home improvement center around the world. They are usually about 12 inches tall and their base is usually about 12 inches wide and works its way up, to a 6 inch square at the top and this usually has two metal brackets sticking straight up out of it. These metal brackets can be nailed onto the post that will be supporting the floor framing. Ignoring Foundation RepairPosted by Jeff Tully. Published on Jul 04, 2009 Foundation repair is not something most of us like to think about. We tend to ignore it and hope that fixes itself. Foundation problems can be a stressful, potentially costly endeavor, filled with uncertainty, particularly if not done under the direction of a professional contractor or foundation engineer. Benefits Of Using Basement Waterproofing ProductsPosted by Casey Torren. Published on Jun 10, 2009 The basement is your haven away from the world and you need to keep it safe by using a basement waterproofing product. The worst enemy a basement could have is the potential moisture that could find its way inside your basement. Finishing A Basement Sure Beats MovingPosted by Billings Farnsworth. Published on May 30, 2009 In the midst of the economic fluctuations in the markets some Albany, NY homeowners that have been looking to buy a larger home to accommodate the whole family are instead turning their sights on remodeling or finishing basements to fit their needs. Purchasing a home with a finished basement in Albany, NY is a high ideal, but many homeowners find that unfinished basements work just as well for their families. Ventilation Is Crucial For A Dry Basement – Whole House Air Exchangers Help Waterproof Your BasementPosted by Matt Gallo. Published on May 18, 2009 Damp basements can create health and structural issues in your home. Ensure optimal function of your basement waterproofing system with a whole house air exchanger! Foundation Repair – Bottle Jacks Are Bad!Posted by Jeff Tully. Published on May 10, 2009 For many people foundation repairs are a necessary evil when they are having settling or heaving problems with their home. Most are not up to speed on the technical aspects of structurally repairing their homes basement or foundation, so they look through the phone book or go online and look for a repair expert in their area. With little knowledge or research a foundation repair contractor is chosen based on price or convenience. Damp Basement – Make It BetterPosted by Saptam Karmakar. Published on Apr 04, 2009 One of the most important features of a good, healthy and long-lasting home is a tough and sturdy basement. However, basement-related problems are not uncommon, and, if not attended to quickly, can grow serious. Thus, basement remodeling is an important issue, which homeowners have to consider from time to time. This is particularly so in case there are certain definite problems affecting the basement area. One of the most common problems in this context is a damp basement. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of the Terms Of Use and Privacy Policy | User published content is licensed under a Creative Commons License.Copyright © 2007 – 2010 by, All Rights Reserved.