Serving Kansas and Missouri

The F1 Team Gets Interviewed – KC Foundation Repair
 
Fri Feb 23

In February of 2018, twelve team members at Foundation 1 were interviewed for some company promotional videos. While only a few comments made in the interviews ended up in the final video, there were a lot of really strong comments. These were unscripted responses and they give you a glimpse...

The First F1 Concrete Job! – Kansas City Concrete Repair
 
Fri Feb 16

Foundation 1 has recently added concrete flatwork to our mix of services.  We find the two services to be extremely complementary of each other, as many foundation repair projects end of leading to the need for concrete work.Recently we had an opportunity to acquire the production equipment from Carder Concrete,...

Tips on Comparing Foundation Repair Bids
 
Wed Dec 27

Getting multiple bids is a smart part of selecting a vendor to complete a foundation repair bid for your home or business. We do have some suggestions on how to evaluate the bids and some questions you should consider asking. Here are some things we suggest: Look beyond the “bottom...

Happy Holiday Greetings from Foundation 1
 
Fri Dec 15

We firmly believe there is no better place to be during  the holidays than in Kansas City. From the Plaza, to ice skating in Crown Center, to the variety of community festivals, watching the Chiefs finish their season (and hopefully continuing onto the post season!), and the hundreds of community...

Apples Aren’t Always Apples
 
Thu Nov 16

Evaluating foundation repair bids is never an easy task. Typically there can be very different approaches, leaving the customer to decipher which approach is the best. (And, of course, we all believe our approach is the best!) Even more common, things that look somewhat similar on the surface can have...

Freeze / Thaw Cycle Impact on Foundation Damage
 
Mon Oct 30

Being in Kansas City, a factor to consider relating to the health of your foundation is the freeze / thaw cycle. This is one reason that small basement cracks tend to become large ones. In addition to many other weather related impacts, water tends to move into cracks. With the...

Mudjacking – The Delicate Balance
 
Wed Oct 11

  We’ve all heard the children’s story about Goldilocks and the Three Bears where the porridge is “too hot” and “too cold” then “just right.” We can relate this to many things in life where we are looking for the correct balance. Not too much, not too little, but that...