Polyurethane foam is a way to repair foundation in a non-invasive way. The injection is used to fill in holes in the soil to prevent collapse. The foam is environmentally safe and lasts for a long time. The polyurethane foam is dense enough to completely fill in all the gaps below the foundation surface. Our foundation repair experts have been fully trained to inject polyurethane foam injections into the earth’s surface to support your home’s foundation.
Polyurethane Foam Pros
There are many positive reasons to use polyurethane foam to repair foundation cracks. The materials used in the foam last for a long time, so you can be sure that your foundation will be in great shape for years to come. It is also lightweight and does not impact the soil around the foundation greatly. All of the fissures below the declining foundation will be completely filled. The material also mixes well with the soil, strengthening the surrounding soil and creating a more solid foundation. Our foundation repair experts will inject the polyurethane foam using small injections which are aesthetically more pleasing.
Polyurethane is a material that helps to repair foundation crack. It’s a method that is used by foundation repair experts when looking for a fast, noninvasive solution. Polyurethane foam is flexible, so it works well to fill in cracks and works well with changes in soil. It’s also economically friendly and budget friendly because not a lot of materials are needed to fill in cracks in the foundation. Polyurethane works well in areas that have high moisture. It also has wait time as far as the foam being “ready”. The foam is ready for service within 15 mins of injection. The foam also preserves its structure over time and remains strong.
Polyurethane Foam Injection Process
The foundation repair experts at San Angelo Foundation Repair Experts have experience performing Polyurethane Foam Injections. The foam is inserted into the soil under the concrete. The foam does not crack over time which is why our professionals choose to use it. It is also a way to stabilize the foundation without using an invasive method such as piles. Small, penny-sized holes are drilled into the foundation which is where the foam is injected. This is when the foam begins to expand raising the foundation. This chemical reaction is not toxic and creates a solid barrier that is long lasting.
Our foundation repair experts are extremely experienced in using Polyurethane Foam Injections to repair cracked foundations. At San Angelo Foundation Repair Experts, we support using Polyurethane Foam Injections due to the noninvasive procedure and the environmentally friendly aspect. Polyurethane Foam Injections are the best option environmentally because of its nontoxic aspect, and it’s contained to where it’s injected. Our professionals also prefer using Polyurethane foam injections because it’s created to withstand moisture meaning that it works to resist wet conditions helping to form a solid barrier for your home’s foundation.