Sticking Windows & Door Repair in South Florida
Solving foundation problems that lead to sticking windows & doors
While there are many issues that can lead to sticking windows and doors, the two most common foundation-related causes are settlement and crawl space supports that have settled, shifted or deteriorated.
If your windows or doors are sticking, jamming or your doors have non-functioning locks, you could have a foundation problem. Other common signs include diagonal cracks at top corners of window and door openings, uneven floors as well as window and door openings that aren't square.
If these sound like familiar problems, call the experts at NSquare, Inc. today to get an expert evaluation and foundation repair solution.
Identifying problems with windows & doors
Any problem with a home can be distressing and even more so when there's a problem with your foundation. Foundation problems related to sticking windows and doors are among the most obvious and inconvenient of them all.
Cracks that extend along window and door openings can be a symptom of a much larger foundation settlement issue. If ignored, it's possible that the foundation problem that caused these cracks will get worse, potentially leading to more severe damage to your home.
Window and door cracks that are connected to foundation problems have two common sources:
Which is which?
When pinpointing what kind of foundation repair you'll need, it's important to note whether the visible problem in your home is centered around the interior of the structure or the exterior.
If you have exterior cracks, jamming doors and windows, then the problem is most likely not sinking crawl space supports. These cracks are most often caused by foundation settlement.
Identifying the source of window & door issues & it's potential cause
|Structural Problem||Crawl Space Structural Issue||Foundation Settlement|
| Jamming Exterior
Or Entryway Doors
|Jamming Interior Doorways|
| Cracks Along Windows
& Entryway Doors
|Cracks Along Interior Doorways|
|Sinking, Sagging Floors|
Your local foundation repair experts in FL
While a problem with your home's foundation can be daunting, it's good to know that a foundation contractor can have the damage quickly and permanently repaired -- restoring value and stability to your home.
If you have a problem with your foundation, we can help. At NSquare, Inc., we offer free, no-obligation foundation repair quotes within our Florida service area. Each free quote includes an on-site inspection, personal consultation and written estimate.
To schedule your free quote, call or e-mail us today! We proudly serve Sarasota, Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Glades, Hendry, Monroe, Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach.