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Our goal is to provide clients with the best service from start to finish. CRC Concrete Raising & Repair is dedicated to fulfilling client needs and providing quality workmanship. From your first call to our office to your project's completion, you will find us to be knowledgeable, helpful, professional, fair, and honest.

CRC Concrete Raising & Repair specializes in raising, leveling, and stabilizing sinking and settled concrete slabs at residential and commercial properties, including sidewalks, patios, stoops, steps, pool decks, driveways, garage floors, and industrial floors.
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We've been a local, family-operated business since 1957, and we continue to grow our business one satisfied customer at a time. We have a full line of interior and exterior methods that enable us to select the most practical and permanent solution for your unique situation. We don't believe in offering a one-size-fits-all solution.

U.S. Waterproofing specializes in polyurethane concrete raising, which is a dependable and long-lasting solution for sunken concrete.

About Chicago Concrete Leveling & Raising Companies

Chicago concrete leveling and mudjacking companies provide solutions for sinking and cracking in concrete slabs and foundations. If you’ve found yourself tripping over that uneven spot in your front walkway for the zillionth time, it’s time to bring in the pros to see what’s going on.

Concrete leveling and mudjacking professionals fill gaps underneath concrete using a hose connected to small injection holes. A mortar-based or synthetic material is injected into the holes to fill the gaps and support the slab.

The holes are patched and sealed once the slab is level. Synthetic foam materials typically cure faster than mortar-based materials.

Concrete Leveling and Mudjacking in Chicago

Why Concrete Cracks and Sinks

Over time, the soil underneath concrete can settle or wash away. If the earth underneath a concrete structure wasn’t properly prepared and compacted to begin with, soil erosion may happen after a disappointingly short period of time. Uneven soil settling or erosion leaves some parts of the concrete unsupported, leading to sinking and cracks.

During wet weather, particularly during Chicago’s spring and summer rains, keep an eye out for soil washout and drainage issues near your foundation and other concrete areas. Improper drainage can also cause soil to settle unevenly, leaving gaps underneath concrete.

In the Chicagoland area, snow melt poses a danger to your concrete foundation, driveway, and other areas. Protect your home from snow melt to avoid soil erosion and foundation issues.

Stay ahead of major problems by checking for any unsupported areas of concrete after periods of extremely wet (or dry) weather. Inspect the edges of your concrete driveway, patio, foundation, sidewalks, walkways, and steps for any voids or gaps in the dirt.

If you notice any sinking or cracking or areas of concrete that are unsupported and may sink or crack in the future, call a concrete leveling or mudjacking company to address the issue as soon as possible. As time goes by, these problems will only get worse and more expensive to fix.

Preventing Concrete Sinking and Cracking

Once a concrete leveling or mudjacking professional has fixed any sinking or cracking in your concrete slab, take steps to prevent similar problems in the future.

Water that collects where it shouldn’t due to improper drainage needs to be addressed. Take a stroll around your property after a rainstorm to look for area of puddled water or obvious erosion. Contact a drainage system professional, and don’t forget to point out those specific problem areas.

If your yard slopes towards your foundation or driveway, this grading issue must be corrected. Landscaping techniques can be used to direct water to catch basins or street drains; adding, redirecting, or lengthening downspouts can also help move water away from your home. The pros will give you the best advice personalized for your home and yard.

The Best Picks for Concrete Leveling and Mudjacking Companies in Chicago

At Best Pick Reports, we have researched quality concrete leveling and mudjacking companies and compiled a list of the best professionals in Chicago, based on our interviews with homeowners in the area.

These interviews give us a picture of the most experienced, timely, and competent mudjacking and concrete leveling companies in the Chicagoland area, and we are proud to present that information formatted for easy consultation by homeowners. We conduct our objective research annually, and it is our guarantee that we are confident that the companies we present to you are truly the best of the best in your area.

Chicago Service Areas

Best Pick Reports serves the Chicagoland metropolitan area across several counties including Cook County, Dupage County, Lake County, and Will County. Best Pick contractors serve many localities within this region including Chicago city proper, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Milton, Hanover, Maine, Skokie, Evanston, Arlington Heights, and Highland Park. To find the best listings for your home, enter your ZIP code in the prompt above the company listings.

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