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Category: Concrete Repair

Mr. Level Talks Concrete Repair on New Day Cleveland

By Mr. Level
July 03, 2019 Category: Concrete Repair

Get your home in summer shape by repairing your concrete patio, driveway, sidewalk, and more. Mr. Level owner Joe Work talks about his various concrete repair services and the benefits of polyurethane foam on New Day Cleveland. Learn more about the concrete repair services featured in the New Day Cleveland segment: Waterproofing Your Home At Mr. Level, one of our most important jobs is preventing water from leaking into someones home. Especially with the amount of rain we get in Cleveland, weve helped both customers who already have water in their basement as well as people who see the water outside of their homes that hasnt made its way into their house yet. We can fill voids and lift your sunken concrete patio, sidewalk, or driveway to stop and prevent water from leaking into your house. ADA Compliance for Sidewalks The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has a set of guidelines to ensure that sidewalks are constructed to a set of standards that ensures accessibility for the

The Importance of a Commercial Concrete Inspection

By Mr. Level
July 03, 2019 Category: Concrete Repair

As a business owner, safety and budgets are two things that are likely always top-of-mind. When was your last concrete inspection? A commercial concrete inspection reveals underlying problems, that if repaired, can prevent customer and employee injury, and more expensive concrete replacement projects down the line. Why Regular Concrete Inspections Are Necessary Your sidewalks, steps, parking lots, and more are likely made of concrete. Eventually, wear and tear from regular use and exposure to certain weather conditions can cause cracks and uneven surfaces, leading to flooding and trip hazards. While your insurance policy will likely cover claims, slipping on a wet surface or tripping over a concrete crack may cause your premium to spike, leading to years of increased costs. You may even be violating ADA regulations, which could slap your business with additional fines. The more you prolong your concrete repairs, the faster these issues can escalate. This is where a concrete inspection

Protect Your Home with Concrete Protective Systems

By Mr. Level
June 26, 2019 Category: , Polyurethane, Concrete Repair

Mr. Level offers a complete concrete protective system service to anyone who has concrete on their property, which is almost everyone! With this preventative measure, your home and outdoor areas will look great, and create a safe environment for a very long time! Do You Have Unleveled Concrete? More often than not, we provide our concrete protective service to homeowners who have an unleveled driveway. As seen in the photo below, sunken concrete can cause a dangerous tripping hazard. Or sometimes an uneven driveway can cause water to flood into your home. What Can I do if I have an Unleveled Driveway, Sidewalk, or patio? Polyurethane Foam Lifting The solution is quick and painless! Mr. Level comes to you, we lift the sunken concrete with our fast-drying polyurethane foam, leaving behind minimal holes in the concrete where we inserted the foam. We then fill those holes. Concrete Stabilization We also offer concrete stabilization. We check your concrete to see or hear voids underneath

Concrete Slab Stabilization

By Mr. Level
May 21, 2019 Category: Concrete Repair, Concrete Stabilizing

With any home and property projects, it is always easier to catch an issue before it turns into a bigger and more expensive problem. The same is true for stabilizing your concrete. Many people do not know that there is an issue with their driveways until it is too late afterthe concrete has settled. However, the solution is quick and painless! What is Concrete Stabilizing? Often, if your driveway has a void underneath the concrete, you can hear the drive shifting when you are parking, or your kids are playing on it. The sound is typically a thud. If you hear this thudding sound when youre on your driveway, it is important to call us right away so we can stabilize the concrete as soon as possible. To stabilize your driveway, all we have to do is drill a dime-sized hole into the concrete, and then we pump our polyurethane foam into the hole. This foam will fill the void underneath your driveway and allow it to become stable and safe from settling. In this example, the customer had

Debunking 6 Concrete Repair Myths

By Mr. Level
May 21, 2019 Category: Concrete Repair

There are a lot of misconceptions about concrete repair. Maybe youve heard its costly or invasive. Or, perhaps you think uneven or cracked concrete is a cosmetic repair or that different methods of leveling concrete are better than others. Below, weve debunked common myths youve heard about concrete leveling and repair. Concrete repair jobs are expensive. Concrete replacement can be expensive. However, for half the cost, you can repair concrete with polyurethane concrete leveling foam. With Mr. Level, our concrete leveling services are guaranteed to last a lifetime, which you wont find anywhere else in Ohio. Concrete crack repair is 100% cosmetic. While cracked concrete is unattractive and an excellent place for grass and weeds to grow, its more than just a cosmetic repair. Its also damaging to vehicles and can create unsafe conditions for pedestrians on your property. Concrete repair takes days to complete. Concrete leveling and repair is fast when you use polyurethane. Rather