Foundation Repair Costs
There are no two foundation repairs alike, so trying to average or estimate the cost for Foundation Repair is difficult. All foundation repair projects are unique in there own way due to site conditions, soil conditions, the type of structure and the original footing design that cant bee seen because its underground, there are simple two many variables.
These are some typical Foundation Repair cost and methods.
How much does Foundation Repairs Cost
The typical foundation repair for a sinking foundation is underpinning, hydraulic piering, helical piers and concrete piers, price range is about $1,200.00 - $1,800.00 per underpinning unit at a 4- to 6-foot spacing. The average Foundation Repair cost for piering is $7,000.00 - $15,000.00.
A leaking foundation crack repair in a poured concrete wall is usually in the $600 to $1,200 range per crack. These crack repair martials can be bought on our website, saving you hundreds or thousands of dollars.
For concrete lifting or slab-jacking work, the typical cost is $1.00 sq. and up depending on the amount of settlement.
Hiring a Civil Engineer or Structural Engineer to inspect and provide a written report it typically cost $300 to $500. For a set of engineered drawings $600 - $1,200.00.
If you need soil borrings and a soils report prepared by a geotechnical engineer or Civil Engineer, It cost $2000 to $3,000, depending on site conditions.
All foundation repair projects require obtaining a local building permit, building permit fees are based of the cost of the project, permits are usually around $100 to $250.
All foundation repair cost are substantial, your home is often your biggest investment and these repairs (properly done by a reputable contractor) can be essential to protecting your equity and keeping your property marketable.