Remedial Services Near Pittsburgh

Matthews Structural Solutions has services that include soil remedial services. This includes preparing new Remedial services in Pittsburgh, PAindustrial and commercial sites for soil stabilization. Soil stabilization when preparing to build a large industrial or commercial building is important. If the soil beneath a foundation is not stabilized from the beginning, the foundation of the structure will settle and become damaged. This means that the entire structure will have damage throughout.

Foundation soil problems are significant. That is why it is important to have an experienced team come and do a soil remedial services before pouring the foundation. The professionals at Matthews Structural Solutions has the experience and equipment to get the soil prepared properly so that the foundation will be level and structurally strong.

Matthews Structural Solutions understands the different types of soils in certain regions and knows how to get the soil prepared for a foundation. The different types of soils include:

  • Gravel
  • Sand
  • Silt
  • Clay

Different soils predominate in certain regions. However, all types of soils can be found in all regions, even at the same building site. That is why it is important to have an experienced team that has the knowledge of these different types of soils and how to prepare the soil for construction.

Unstable Soil and Foundation Problems

The ability of the soil to support the foundation is important. Certain conditions can cause foundation movement, which causes structural damage.

  • Granular soil – Movement often results when there are too many voids between the particles.
  • Silt soil – These soils may collapse when exposed to too much moisture.
  • Expansive soil – This type of soil expands when it gets too wet and shrinks when too dry.

Matthews Structural Solutions has the experience to properly compact the soil and prepare it for constructions. We will make sure that there is no organic material such as tree stumps or construction debris in the soil.

We also have quality civil engineers that look at the design, construction, and maintenance of your commercial building with regards to the environment, the expected stresses or wear and tear that the building will go through, and the use you intend for the building. This allows us to give you a building with adequate support and the most convenient and efficient design.

Avoid costly foundation repairs by letting Matthews Structural Solutions prepare construction with and do soil compaction so the foundation will be stabilized from the beginning. We are your specialist in soil remedial services in the Pittsburgh, PA area. We have over 25 years of experience and take pride in the outstanding reputation we have established. Preparing the construction site properly before pouring the foundation can prevent costly repairs in the future. Contact Matthews Structural Solutions today for all of your remedial services in the Pittsburgh, PA area.