Tip of the Day: When Not to Use Helical Piers, Part 2

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Tip of the Day: When Not to Use Helical Piers, Part 2

Tip of the Day: When Not to Use Helical Piers, Part 2

Today Brian explains another scenario where using helical piers may not be in your project’s best interest. This could happen when the soils are too soft. See Brian’s reasons why using helical piers in soft soils may not work best for your foundation repair project. Call Dalinghaus Construction today for all your foundation concerns. We […]

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Tip of the Day: When NOT to Use Helical Piers

Tip of the Day: When NOT to Use Helical Piers

We are back from our little Christmas hiatus…and in today’s tip of the day, Brian discusses when NOT to use helical piers when stabilizing or lifting a foundation. Soil condition is key to this decision. When you have soil conditions where large rocks and boulders are present, it makes helical installation difficult or even impossible.¬† […]

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Tip of the Day: Rotating Failed Retaining Walls

Tip of the Day: Rotating Failed Retaining Walls

What happens when your retaining walls have failed? Do you have to completely replace that wall, which would mean a huge bill? Or is there a cheaper yet still effective way to fix it? Believe it or not, helical piers can help you fix a failed retaining walls by rotating it back into place. Rather […]

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Tip of the Day: When to use Helical Piers

Tip of the Day: When to use Helical Piers

Helical piers are probably one of the most popular and widely used foundation repair products, but when is the right time to use one? In what situations should you use a helical pier versus another foundation repair product such as a push pier? Brian tells us that helical piers are often used in situations with […]

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Tip Of The Day: Helical Wall Anchors

Tip Of The Day: Helical Wall Anchors

Helical Wall Anchors In the Tip Of The Day for October 23rd, Brian talks about helical anchors and retaining walls. Check out the tip of the day to see a scaled down model of how the helical anchor looks once it is installed. A helical pier or helical anchor is a steel pier that contains […]

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San Juan Capistrano Foundation Settling

San Juan Capistrano Foundation Settling

Customer: Michael Voss San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 Why did the customer contact Dalinghaus Construction? Mr. Voss contacted Dalinghaus Construction after having both a geotechnical and structural engineer inspect his beautiful 4000 sq ft San Juan Capistrano home. His home was settling and it showed most of the tell-tale signs we see in the Orange […]

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San Clemente Wall Cracks

San Clemente Wall Cracks

Customer: Diana Kelly San Clemente, CA 92673 Why did the customer contact Dalinghaus Construction? Mrs. Kelly contacted Dalinghaus Construction after multiple cracks became visible throughout her beautiful three bedroom home in San Clemente. There were multiple cracks visible in the drywall in four different areas of the home, including two bedrooms, the living room, and […]

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