Free estimates on foundation repair services
Southeast Wisconsin basement contractors
The Ihn Company offers free estimates on all foundation repair services & a 20-year transferable warranty on all foundation work. Foundation repairs can be expensive and time-consuming but our basement contractors have the expertise & equipment to provide you with a stable foundation.
Signs you need a foundation repair specialist
Structural/Foundation Wall Concerns:
- step cracks
- vertical cracks
- shearing (blocks sliding or moving away from one another)
- block caved in or movement where the I-beam is
- movement in corners
- heaving basement floor
Water/Moisture related concerns within the basement:
- leaking, seepage, and water stains
- efflorescence growth (white powdery substance)
- paint peeling and chipping
- root growth in sump pump crock
- palmer valve stuck
Our team can evaluate the state of your foundation quickly & give you options to fix it quickly.
How often do I need a foundation inspection?
This depends on the quality of soil around your house if you’re selling your house and the quality of the soil around your house. Wisconsin cities such as New Berlin, Menomonee Falls, Milwaukee, Waukesha, Whitefish Bay, and Pewaukee have poor soil quality that means the foundation should be checked more often than other cities.
Can I sell a house with basement foundation problems?
You can sell a house with foundation problems but it must be disclosed to the seller and there must be mutual agreement that the buyer is accepting the foundation "as-is." It can be difficult to sell a house with foundation repairs as it may seem costly to the buyer. To help speed up selling a house with foundation problems, the Ihn Company offers basement services to sellers in Southeast Wisconsin.
What problems can serious foundation issues cause?
Serious foundation problems can put the stability of your home at risk. Continuing to ignore signs that your foundation needs repairing can lead to the floor of your home to start deteriorating and become insecure.
Are home foundation repairs worth it?
- you're planning on living in your home for the next 4-8 years..
- you're planning on refinancing your home to reduce interest rates..
- never want to worry about the foundation of your home and water seeping through into your basement..
...then you SHOULD schedule an appointment to repair your foundation.
Other basement services:
Our basement contractors offer a variety of services for residential & commercial basement/foundation work, including:
- Basement waterproofing
- Sump pump installation and repair
- Drain tile testing, installation and repair
- Egress window installation
Foundation repair services
Our main foundation repair services include:
- Foundation stabilization
- Support beam installation
- Slab jacking
- Foundation helical anchor installation
We will tailor our services depending on your home and the extent of foundation damage.
Support Beam Installation
The Ihn Company uses 3" x 5" steel reinforcements unless otherwise specified.
Now serving Milwaukee & Waukesha counties including Whitefish Bay, Menomonee Falls, New Berlin & Pewaukee.
Selling your house? Call our expert contractors
Selling a house is hard work and if there are foundation or plumbing problems it can be even more of a headache. The Ihn Company specializes in inspecting & fixing foundation and plumbing. We also offer a 20 year transferable warranty on all foundations and a 1 year warranty on our plumbing. You can sell your home without worrying about a potential lawsuit.