Foundation Crack Repair Kitchener, London, and Surrounding Areas

Exterior crack repair

Depending on the age of your poured concrete foundation and the severity of the foundation or basement wall crack, we may recommend an Exterior Crack Repair as the best method of waterproofing. This treatment requires excavation down to the weeping tile so that we can also check the weepers. Of course this only tells us their condition at that location. If a problem with the weepers is found, a weeper flush may be required. In some cases, a video inspection is required for visual confirmation. If you are in need of foundation crack repair services in Kitchener, count on us. We also specialize in other services, such as exterior excavation and crack stitching.   

If the problem is confirmed to be plugged weepers, flushing is only a temporary fix. A permanent fix requires identifying how the tile became plugged and correcting it to prevent future blockages from occurring.

It’s rare for an Exterior Crack Repair to fail rapidly. Rather, the material injected into the crack will begin to weaken over time from the movement of the foundation. By cross-stitching concrete crack repairs with carbon fibre staples, this slow creep is eliminated and the long-term performance of the repair is guaranteed.

Short Summary

  • The area is first excavated, usually by hand, down to the weeping tile

  • Weeping tile inspection is performed

  • The cracked is identified

  • A Bentonite Mastic is applied

  • A flood boot is installed

  • An air-gap membrane is applied as an additional waterproofing shield and to relieve hydrostatic pressure

  • Drainage stone is added

  • Native soil backfill is replaced and compacted

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How will I know that my foundation needs structural repair?

Horizontal or offset cracks are just a few indications that your foundation is damaged. Speak to our experts to mend it.

  • Can a crack in concrete grow?

A small crack can grow due to expansive soil and changes in the moisture content of the soil around your home.

  • How long does a foundation crack repair take?

The time taken to repair the crack depends on the level of damage caused to your foundation.

Contact Us Today

If there are obstacles in the way, our estimator can arrange to have the area cleared. Every effort is made to avoid damage to more of the surrounding area than is necessary. Utility locates will handled by our office. An exterior crack repair is considered a permanent repair and as such is backed by our transferrable Written Lifetime Warranty. Call for more details about our foundation crack repair services in Kitchener.

Information Ltd.

Box 20124

Woodstock, ON Canada

N4S 8X8

Phone: 1-866-DRY-BSMT (379-2768)

Other Phone Numbers
London/St. Thomas: 519-473-0561
Stratford: 519-271-0331
Woodstock: 519-421-0852
Brantford: 519-759-0997

Fax: 226-782-0131


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Saturday - Sunday Closed

Service Area

  • London

  • St. Thomas

  • Stratford

  • Woodstock

  • Brantford

  • Kitchener

  • Waterloo

  • Cambridge and surrounding areas


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