8 Signs Your Home Needs Foundation Repair

Cracks in the Walls

Large or expanding cracks in the walls, especially around doors and windows, could indicate a foundation problem.

Uneven floors

If your floors are sloping or uneven, it may be due to foundation settling.

Doors and windows that won't close properly

When a foundation shifts, it can cause door and window frames to become misaligned, making them difficult to open or close.

Gaps around doors and windows

If there are gaps between the frames and the walls, it may be due to foundation issues.

Sticking doors and windows

Doors and windows that stick or are difficult to open or close may indicate foundation problems.

Sagging or bowing walls

This is a serious sign of foundation problems and requires immediate attention.

Cracks in the foundation itself

If there are cracks in the foundation, it is a sign that the structure has shifted or settled.

Chimney leaning or tilting

A leaning or tilting chimney may indicate a foundation issue.

Water in the basement

Water in the basement may be caused by foundation problems that allow water to seep in.