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At Foundation Systems of Michigan, our goal is to educate customers to help them better understand the problems they are experiencing at their home, and what approach is necessary to solve the problem permanently. Please explore this resource center for helpful information on a variety of problems that could be affecting your foundation.

Power Outages Can Happen at Any Time!  It’s a wise idea to have batteries, flashlights, bottled water, candles, and a transistor radio...

Let’s talk about Mold.  I know…it’s gross!  But the fact is, mold is a very dangerous substance that can mean big pro...

Would you buy a New Vehicle and not protect it with insurance?  Of course not!  Then why would you finish your basement without protecti...

If your basement currently suffers from a dampness or wetness, you're not alone. According to studies performed by The American Society of Home In...

Storms during this first week of July have damaged homes across many counties in Michigan. Some areas received record amounts of rainfall, resulti...

Sump pumps are mechanical devices, therefore prone to malfunction, and they need a source of power to work. They can also be improperly installed,...

Crawl space encapsulation is a generic term used to describe a crawl space area which is protected from moisture by using a crawl space vapor barr...

A dirt crawl space under a home is a very bad idea. The earth has very high humidity in the soil and this water vapor moves easily into the crawl...

Ever since poured concrete has been used to form foundation walls, cracks have been a main source of wall seepage. There are different types of c...

Crawl space vents have been identified as a major contributor of moisture and mold buildups in many homes. Several building codes require there to...

There has been much debate over the effectiveness of vented crawl spaces in recent times. They have been blamed for contributing to high moisture...

Mold has emerged as a major issue for the building industry as of late 1900s. Homeowners and tenants have filed thousands of lawsuits and insuranc...