FAQ

Here are some answers to the most frequently asked questions.

What is slabjacking/concrete lifting?

Slabjacking or concrete lifting is a specialty concrete repair technology. We attempt to lift a sunken concrete slab by pumping grout through the concrete, pushing the slab up from below.

Is slabjacking a new technique?

No, slabjacking has been around since the 1930’s, though advancements have been made. We only use the latest technologies for your projects.

Is polyurethane foam dangerous?

Yes, Polyurethane Foam is a toxic byproduct of crude oil. It’s main ingredients, polyois and diisocyanate, are carcinogens listed by the EPA as toxic substances. These chemicals can cause breathing problems from mild asthma to severe asthma attacks. They can irritate skin, the mucus lining the throat and the lungs. They have also been shown to cause cancer in animals.

How much can concrete leveling save me?

The savings depend on the job. It’s typically half of the cost of replacement with some jobs up to 75% or more in savings.

What causes concrete to sink?

There are many factors when it comes to why concrete can sink. Concrete settles from improper soil preparation, erosion, poor grading, compaction, and too much of a load.

How long will my project take?

Most jobs are done within 4 hours and your concrete can be used almost immediately. We always offer FREE ESTIMATES to ensure your quote is accurate. Visit our Contact Us page to get your quote started.

What type of material will you use?

We only use materials in our grout that are state approved for concrete.

Concrete Solutions DMC can work in Missouri and Illinois, giving us a wide service area. Concrete Solutions DMC can perform slabjacking and concrete leveling services in Central Illinois, Lake of the Ozarks, and Central Missouri areas. Visit our Contact Us page to get in touch.

 

 


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