Foundation Repair In The City of Fountain Valley
Fountain Valley has an interesting history, starting with its name which comes from the area’s shallow water tables. These water tables, though, often don’t play well with the surface soils present throughout the city. As with most of Orange County, Fountain Valley’s surface soils consist mostly of clay loam and loamy sand. Loam is basically organic matter, which means the clay soils in Fountain Valley are especially expansive.
Expansive clay soils and a shallow water table have led to havoc being wreaked on the home’s foundations even before the city was incorporated in 1957. Close to 50 homeowners have trusted our team with their foundation repair project and we’ve become quite familiar with the common signs and symptoms that are typically present in a home needing foundation repair: