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Foundation walls move inward primarily due to expansive soils and hydrostatic pressure on the walls from outside. However, foundation walls may also crack due to many oth...

Monday, March 12th, 2018

A foundation repair is a big job -- something you definitely only want to do once! When you're repairing your foundation, beware of expensive options that will not actual...

Monday, March 12th, 2018

Typical crawl spaces are moldy, foul-smelling spaces that homeowners avoid at all costs. Many of them flood, and they're often filled with debris left over from when the ...

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

At The Foundation Guys Inc., we understand that a basement can represent a very large portion of your living space. If you live in a one-story home, your basement could b...

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Different problems call for different tools to fix them. In the same way that we wouldn't use a hammer to drive in a screw, we do not use the same drain system for every ...

Monday, February 5th, 2018

If your home shows signs of foundation settlement of any kind, The Foundation Guys Inc. can help. We have a variety of warrantied foundation repair products that solve al...

Monday, January 29th, 2018

Typical crawl spaces are moldy, foul-smelling spaces that homeowners avoid at all costs. Many of them flood, and they're often filled with debris left over from when the ...

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

We are excited to announce that we will be at the 2018 Home and Remodeling Show at the EY centre, running January 18-21. Stop by our booth!

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

While many foundation problems are similar, each one demands a customized solution to provide the best value and performance. At The Foundation Guys, we take pride in mak...

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

When a floor slab settles, the damage can manifest itself in many ways. Along with cracks in the concrete, the floors can separate from the walls as they sink downwards. ...

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Basement windows are most often made using inexpensive steel or wood frames. As these materials age, they will begin to break down, showing signs of rust, corrosion, and ...

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Crawl space insulation is important. A number of comfort and energy problems are caused by inadequate or incorrect crawl space insulation. Any crawl space can be wet a...

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

The CarbonArmor® Wall Reinforcing System, developed by Foundation Supportworks, is a state-of-the-art solution used to fix cracked and bowing foundation walls. Carbon...

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

We are excited to announce that we will be at the 2017 Ottawa Fall Home Show at the EY centre, running September 28th - October 1st. Stop by our booth!

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Humidity and condensation in a crawl space is a recipe for disaster. Excess moisture leads to mold growth, wood rot, and foul odors, causing issues for your home's health...

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Most foundations come in three pieces: walls, floor, and footing. Other foundations (called monolithic foundations) come with the floor and footing as one piece, and the ...

Monday, May 29th, 2017

Is your home showing signs of foundation settlement of any kind?The Foundation Guys can help! We have a variety of warrantied foundation repair products that solve all ty...

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Foundation cracks vary in severity from a simple cosmetic issue to a major structural problem with your home. However, even serious foundation problems, when addressed ea...

Friday, April 28th, 2017

We are excited to announce that we will be at the 2017 Home and Garden Show at the EY centre, running March 23-25. Stop by our booth!

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

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The Foundation Guys Inc.
184 Forward Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Y 1L2
1-613-702-9139
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