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4 Signs Your Home Needs Concrete Repair

Like many homeowners, your home is one of your most significant investments. Maintaining it is crucial, and concreter shouldn’t be overlooked.

Despite its durability, concrete isn’t immune to damage. Over time, it may exhibit signs of wear such as cracks or sinking. Addressing concrete issues quickly with a trusted concrete repair company can prevent minor problems from escalating, saving you both time and money. Here are four key signs that your concrete needs attention.

1. Cracks in the Concrete

Concrete inevitably cracks over time due to various factors, including soil expansion and contraction or poor construction. Concrete cracks hurt the aesthetic appeal of your property and they will only get worse if left unattended. Not to mention, they can create tripping hazards that cause injury to you or loved ones.

Fortunately, most cracks are can be repaired with concrete leveling techniques. If you notice any cracking, it’s best to consult a professional concrete company like us rather than attempting a DIY fix.

Cracked concrete driveway.

2. Sinking Concrete

If concrete structures on your property are sinking, it signals underlying soil issues like erosion or expansion. Ignoring uneven concrete can lead to further damage, increased costs, and safety hazards. Sinking concrete will only get worse over time, so don’t delay.

Concrete slab sinking.

3. Pooling Water

Do you see puddles on your driveway or sidewalks after it rains? This could mean the ground under the concrete is washing away, making the concrete sink and become uneven.

When water doesn’t drain properly, it collects in low spots. Not only are these puddles annoying, but they also make your property look less appealing. Plus, if water sits on concrete for too long, it can turn the surface moldy, dark, and cause stains that don’t go away.

Water pooling under a downspout.

4. Signs of Aging

Concrete is durable, but it ages due to weather and time. Eventually, the surface will showing signs like pitting, flaking, and staining. These issues indicate it’s time for a refresh to restore its appearance. Remember, the state of your concrete significantly affects your home or business’s curb appeal; worn and damaged surfaces detract from its overall look.

If you see the signs of aging on concrete surfaces around your home, you may need professional repair services for the job. It may be possible to lift, stabilize and seal rather than replace your existing concrete. Find out how our PolyRenewal™ compares with the alternatives

Flaking concrete with stains.

Work With Foundation Support Specialists for Leading Concrete Repair Services

Your home or business is a major investment, and you want to take care of it. Your concrete surfaces may not be on your mind every day, but they’re a critical aspect of your structure and its stability. If you’ve been putting off addressing your concrete issues, you may be surprised by how quickly and affordably your concrete can be repaired. 

Newly stabilized concrete structures enhances the look of your home or business and may even increase the property’s value. At Foundation Support Specialists, we’re dedicated to providing quality concrete repair services to our valued customers. Contact us today to see how we can help.


Costs vary depending on your patio’s size and the damage’s extent. We provide free inspections, no-obligation estimates, transparent pricing, and financing options so you know exactly what to expect

The duration of repair projects varies depending on the scope and scale. FSS prioritizes quick service to ensure your business can resume normal operations as soon as possible. 

Absolutely. Our team is experienced in managing and executing large-scale concrete repairs with efficiency and minimal disruption to daily operations.

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Phillip Mazzotta

Phillip Mazzotta

*Disclaimer: “Concrete leveling” means the process by which cracked, uneven concrete is stabilized, and in many cases lifted, by means of PolyRenewal™ polyurethane foam. Foundation Support Specialists does not guarantee that PolyRenewal™ can make your concrete perfectly level.

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