House Leveling is a process to bring the house in the original position. It is a part of foundation repair process. Home may need house leveling if you have a foundation problem. Unstable soil, drainage, tree roots or poor construction can create an uneven floors/ sinking home. There are various reasons, which need to be addressed in time.
Reason behind the uneven floors
Home may settle due to unstable soil and water. They are the enemies of the foundation, which can cause severe foundation problem. You will start noticing uneven floor, cracks in the wall, moisture in the basement or sagging floor when both work together. Excessive water beneath the slab will settle the soil, which will cause settling the house.
What is Cost of House Leveling?
Cost of the House Leveling is depended on the kind of foundation you have. Cost of slab foundation can be different from Pier and beam foundation. However, the general cost for house leveling is $2500 to $7000.
Cost is calculated on condition of the house, how much damage is done, what amount of material will be needed to repair and what is the reason behind the problem. Price will be different from company to company, so it is advisable to ask three to four contractors before finalizing any repair company.