Foundation Repair In The City of Laguna Niguel
Like most of Orange County, Laguna Niguel has surface soils consisting of expansive clay, loamy sand, and even some silty loam. Although it shares similarities to other OC cities, it has a very interesting history! Did you know the name Laguna Niguel was derived from the Spanish word Laguna, meaning Lagoon, and Niguili which is the name of the Native American village located near Aliso Creek?
Although Laguna Niguel may have been one of the first master planned communities in California, the surface soils seem to have never been planned for. Expansive clay soils can wreak havoc on a structure’s foundation leaving homeowners in potentially tricky situations. We’re in Laguna Niguel quite often for foundation repair projects, and these are some of the most common signs & symptoms of a settling or compromised foundation in Laguna Niguel: