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How do you repair a crack in your foundation?

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November 04, 2008 2:50PM

The majority of cracks in concrete foundations are a result of shrinkage in the concrete. Shrinkage is a normal occurence and should not be a cause of great concern. Fixing cracks yourself can be done through a process called low presssure crack injection. Urethane is forced into the crack sealing the crack all the way through the wall. The process takes about one hour and a typical kit costs about $100. DIY kits can be purchased at www.thebasementoasis.com or contractor can be found through contacting www.cmemanufacturing.com.