Sticking Windows & Doors
Whenever you have windows and doors in your home that are difficult to open or close, it is likely a warning sign of an underlying structural problem. If you have noticed this in your home, it will be important to act fast and not put off getting the problem looked at and taken care of. The longer you wait, the more likely it becomes that additional damage will be done to the structural integrity of your home. Other problems that you may notice along with the sticking would be interior and exterior cracks along window and door frames.
Warning signs of a problem include:
- Noticeable sagging of certain spots on the first floor of the home
- Certain sides of the foundation appear to be pushed further into the earth
- Chimney is tilting or pulling away from the home
- Walsl are leaning into the basement
How We Fix Windows or Doors That Are Stuck
To take care of this common problem, we make use of our patented foundation piering system. Typically, when a homeowner notices this problem, it is caused from settlement. This can be taken care of by lifting, leveling, and stabilizing the home through the use of our repair products. They can be installed quickly and will be able to shift the load of the home off of the weakened foundation and onto the piers themselves.