Perimeter Foundation Strengthening and Stiffening
newsimg Type: Recent Projects

Client: Danville, CA

Services: Perimeter Foundation Strengthening and Stiffening


The right front corner of the home was experiencing foundation movement as a result of the underlying expansive soils.  A 3-foot deep, heavily reinforced, concrete grade beam was installed to strengthen and stiffen the perimeter foundation where the movement had occurred along the front and right side of the house.

Job Duration: 9 days

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Foundation movement at the front of the house
The perimeter trench is excavated
The perimeter trench is ready for steel
Heavy cage of reinforcement steel installed
Concrete is pumped into the trench
The finished concrete needs to cure
Soil cap is installed over the grade beam