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  YEAR TO DATE PRECIPITATION Louisiana Surplus/Deficit Texas Surplus/Deficit Alexandria -0.05” Abilene +2.95” Monroe +1.84” Austin +12.27” Shreveport +13.16” Dallas/Ft. Worthth +11.52” Longview +14.35” Kansas Lufkin +13.56” San Antonio +10.40” Kansas City +3.07” Tyler +14.16” Salina -0.48” Waco +6.27” Topeka +1.85 Wichita Falls +11.86” Missouri Joplin -0.76” Springfield -3.77” St. Louis -1.18”  

One of the most common questions being asked of us is, “why is my foundation having a problem?”  The answer is that while there can be many reasons for a foundation problem, the most common is that the sub-grade beneath the slab has developed an uneven moisture content.  That is to say that some of…

Precipitation is a major factor in foundation performance.  Too much precipitation in expansive soils can result in a variety of problems such as foundation or basement wall heave issues.  Too little precipitation can cause foundation settlement issues to worsen dramatically.  In an effort to keep our customers informed, we are posting year to date precipitation…

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In 2011, a Shreveport, LA homeowner called Power Lift to advise him regarding a significant foundation problem.  An elevation study was performed which indicated the slab had settled as much as 2” along the perimeter.  An underpinning repair plan was generated, but the owner elected to delay the project.  Subsequently, the owner re-contacted us in…

Precipitation is a major factor in foundation performance. Too much precipitation in expansive soils can result in a variety of problems such as foundation or basement wall heave issues. Too little precipitation can cause foundation settlement issues to worsen dramatically. In an effort to keep our customers informed, we are posting year to date precipitation surplus/deficit totals…

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