How to Keep your Basement Dry

December 17th, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

Just because we are no longer in thunderstorm season and rainfall has stopped, doesn’t necessarily mean your basement is guaranteed to stay dry. Now we need to focus on snowfall and what steps to take to prevent this melting snow … Continue reading

3 Steps to Prevent Water from Destroying your Home

November 18th, 2019 by Daniel Tate

Kansas City has expansive clay soil. It’s just an unfortunate fact for homeowners in this area. Why is expansive clay such a problem? Our structural engineers say expansive clay soil poses several threats to your homes foundation and its ability … Continue reading

Landscaping Tips with Your Home’s Foundation in Mind

October 12th, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

Most people don’t know, but the landscaping around your house can affect your home’s foundation. Both the type of plant and the plant’s location can play a major role in the health of your foundation. So the next time you … Continue reading

What To Expect When the Soil Dries Out From A Drought

September 27th, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

How Droughts Can Affect your Homes Foundation The thought of a drought in the Kansas City metro seems impossible with the amount of rain we’ve had lately. Usually, the weather in August is hot and dry, which causes the ground … Continue reading

2 Practical Tips to Avoid Sump Pump Disasters

August 22nd, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

Did you know a typical sump pump can remove 1,000 – 2,200 gallons of water an hour? Thus keeping your basement or lower level dry and your belongings safe. However, we’ve seen what happens when your sump pump fails. Sometimes … Continue reading

The Results Are In! PierMagic Is Consistently Highly Recommended.

July 24th, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

PierMagic® has been correcting foundation problems, waterproofing leaking basements, correcting poor drainage and more for homeowners since 2007. No matter the project, we strive to deliver the best service while minimizing disturbance to your home which includes landscaping, decks and … Continue reading

3 Signs Your Basement Walls Need Some Attention

June 20th, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

Basements are great additions to most homes throughout the United States. Yet, certain areas of the country rest upon clay soil which can cause all sorts of problems. Why is clay soil such a problem? Because clay soil shrinks and … Continue reading

Is Your Home the 1 in 4 That Will Need Foundation Repairs?

May 29th, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

Photo courtesy of Are you a homeowner? Look at your neighbor’s house to the left and to the right of your home. Now, look at the neighbor across the street. Statistically speaking, one of the four of you will … Continue reading

The Best Foundation Repair (with a Lifetime Warranty to Prove It)

April 22nd, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

If you thought this was going to be some boring list about how to choose a foundation company…you’re wrong. This is an exciting, brain-boggling, barely believable, eye-opening story about the BEST foundation repair company on the planet. We know, we … Continue reading

4 Ways to Keep Spring Rains Out of Your Basement

March 8th, 2019 by Danielle Jenkerson

Water in your basement is never a good thing. We see it all the time and we have ways to make your basement waterproof. However, there are some problems that can be fixed simply by paying attention and making small, … Continue reading