Case Studies

Case Studies

Camp Verde, AZ Home Suffering from Foundation Issues
This 1979 brick home was displaying symptoms of a foundation issue, including windows sticking, cracks in the exterior walls, drywall cracks and both interior & exterior...
Apache Trail Retaining Wall Stabilization
The FHWA solicited a repair for the historic Apache Trail near Apache Junction, AZ.  This repair called for, among other things, compaction grouting underneath the existing...
Arizona Foundation Solutions helps save F. Residence $25,000!
Home with multiple levels had slab cracks and broken tiles on main floor.  The client hired a geotechnical engineer, who reported that the home was suffering from slab...
MoistureLevel® System installed in Scottsdale home
Home showed signs of structural stress, contractors had advised this client that her home was settling, and that she should be prepared for an expensive repair quote from...
Moman Residence—Scottsdale
Existing subsurface soil conditions facilitated the foundation movement of the existing residence. Previous grouting and subsurface rocks made driving grout tubes impossible...
Desert Storm Elite Dance Studio
The foot print of this new structure was too close to an existing retaining wall to allow for excavation of the footing to the required depth without compromising the wall.    Providing...
McCarley Residence Stabilizing Foundation with Helical Piers
At time of purchasing a new home the new owner discovered minor cracks on his porch columns. After 2 years in the property the columns settled bringing the porch slab with...
Cornerstone-Grouting and underpinning to rehabilitate building.
We received a call from a client about a vacant unit that had settlement.  When we went out to look at the unit, we found out that it had actually sunk 24’’...
Stem Wall Repair in Phoenix
Single story home with a conventional 3 pour slab on grade foundation system with reinforced concrete.  The rebar used to reinforce the concrete stem wall was corroding...
Push Pier and Crack Stitching to Stabilize Foundation
At time of selling a home the owners knew of a foundation problem but did not understand its seriousness. After lifting the flooring they notices foundation cracks. This problem...
Case Study: Post Tension Foundation Failure Repair   In my last blog, I discussed in general some common things we are seeing in post tension foundation failures. In...
Saving a Catastrophe - Raising a Sunken 300,000sf. Industrial Building 15
For the last 12 months, we have had the opportunity to work on an industrial building that was severely distressed. Several parts of the building had sunk 15”, or...
Dry Cleaner Perchlorates Remediation Case Study
It seems fairly common the many dry cleaners end up have some amount of VOC’s accidentally spilled below the slab on grade. While this poses obvious environmental risks,...
Moisture Level System reduces vapor transmission through floor slab in Phoe...
The Donor Network of Arizona Building in Phoenix, AZ was experiencing the transmission of moisture vapor through several areas of the interior floor slab. Arizona Foundation...
Gabion Wall Reinforcement Using Micro Piles in a Soil Nailing Application
A previously installed Gabion Wall was showing indication of instability and move-ment. Copper State Engineering was brought in to assess, and recommend a so-lution. An obvious...
Total Case Studies: 17

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We serve the following areas

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  • Apache Junction
  • Black Canyon City
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  • Cottonwood
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  • Overgaard
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  • Peridot
  • Petrified Forest Natl Pk
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  • Whiteriver
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  • Young
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3841 E Superior Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Arizona Foundation Solutions service area