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How to Easily Repair Sunken Concrete by Lifting Concrete

In Poly Foam Grout, Residential Blog Posts by John Topa

Florida soil can be treacherous. Famous for its clay minerals, it absorbs moisture. For the building owner, this means that their structure is built on ground that shrinks or swells, depending on the water content of the soil. The visual results are uneven concrete floors, cracks in a concrete pool deck, and a gradual worsening of structural problems. Concrete lifting …

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Moorings Condominiums, Tarpon Springs, FL

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Compaction Grout, Featured Projects, Ground Improvement, Poly Foam Grout, Residential Projects by John Topa

Moorings Condominiums Tarpon Springs, FLCLIENT: Moorings Condo HOA ENGINEER: Basic Engineering MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICES: Compaction Grout, Injection Pins, Chemical Grout  Ground Improvement for a 12 building condominium complex.Over 1,400 cubic yards compaction grout, 765 injection pins, and over 18,000 lbs of chemical grout utilizedProject PDFProjectThe project is a 12 building condominium complex located on the waterfront in …

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Concrete Slab Cracks Can Lead to Foundation Problems

In Ground Improvement, Poly Foam Grout, Residential Blog Posts by John Topa

Concrete is both affordable and durable, so it is a common building material that is used to construct driveways, patios, and home foundations in Naples, Orlando, and other Florida communities. While its exceptional properties make it strong enough to endure the tremendous forces of Mother Nature, significant weight, heavy traffic, and more, concrete is prone to a few problems that …

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Discover A Superior Seawall Drainage Solution – Jet Filters

In Commercial Blog Posts, Ground Improvement, Poly Foam Grout, Residential Blog Posts by John Topa

Living directly on the waterfront in Tampa, Sarasota, or other Florida cities can be idyllic most of the time. However, to continue enjoying the complete living experience that your home’s location provides, you will need to protect it from the damaging forces of powerful elements. The concrete seawall that supports the ground that your home sits on will eventually be …

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Poly Foam: Luxury Apartment Complex Pool Deck, St. Petersburg, FL

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Featured Projects, Poly Foam Grout by John Topa

Inlet Bay Luxury ApartmentsSt. Petersburg, FLCLIENT: UDR Inc. MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICE: Poly Foam  Soil stabilization for a luxury apartment complex pool deckOver 1,200 lbs of poly foam grout injected underneath pool deckProject PDFProjectThe project is a luxury apartment complex pool deck in need of soil stabilization and ground improvement.Challenge• Soil conditions with large voids underneath pool deckSolutionThe …

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Underpinning and Poly Foam Foundation Lift: Lutz, FL

In Featured Projects, Poly Foam Grout, Residential Blog Posts, Residential Projects by John Topa

Henry Fontanills ResidenceLutz, FLCLIENT: Henry Fontanills MARKET: Residential SOLUTION: Foundation Repair SERVICE: Underpinning and Poly FoamFoundation repair for a two-story residential homeUnderpins utilized in a simultaneous lift procedure resulted in an 8 inch foundation lift13 grout injection points on the outside corner of buildingProject PDFProjectThe project is a two-story, wood frame, residential home. The building has undergone subsidence in a …

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Polyurethane Chemical Grout: Concrete Slab Lift, St. Petersburg, FL

In Commercial Projects, Featured Projects, Ground Improvement, Poly Foam Grout by John Topa

Maximo Marina ProjectTampa, FLCLIENT: Maximo Marina MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICE: Poly Foam Chemical GroutingGround improvement for marina2,451+ pounds of chemical grout injected73 grout injection pointsProject PDFProjectMaximo Marina is a marina located in St. Petersburg, Florida. The structure is comprised of a one-story commercial office building with amenities located on the water. The office building was experiencing settlement from soil …