Root Barriers

Root Barriers

The act of cutting off the roots of trees that are growing near a building and installing a barrier to prevent their reestablishment in the area where they are not desired is called installing a root barrier, a root wall, or root capping. The need for root barriers is...
Cracks in Post Tension Slab?

Cracks in Post Tension Slab?

I had a call this morning from a prospective client who was concerned about cracks in the concrete foundation of the home they were building.  Most often the cracks extend across the entire foundation and occur prior to tensioning of the tendon cables.  This is a...