finding a foundation repair contractor

Best Foundation Repair for Brenham, Caldwell, Madisonville & Navasota

You live in Small Town, Texas with a population of less than a lot. You’re probably used to not being totally sure where to find services that you need as your town may or may not have what you are looking for, particularly in the world of foundation repair. You don’t want to run into problems hiring a foundation repair contractor.

Anchor Foundation Repair

Anchor Foundation Repair has been serving Brazos Valley communities for the past 35+ years and we are familiar with who else serves your area, also known as “our competitors.” 

But really, these companies all do things a little differently and provide different types of services. So in a way, they are not our competition at all and we’re not afraid to refer you to them if they can meet your needs better.

We will start with a few facts on foundation repair methods available in our area to get you started. Then we list 4 foundation repair contractors that serve not only larger towns like Bryan, College Station, and Brenham, but also cover Caldwell, Madisonville, Navasota, and other Brazos Valley communities. 

Types of Foundation Repair Available in the Brazos Valley

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Not every method of foundation repair is available in our area of Central Texas. Each of the companies listed below specializes in different methods of foundation repair. 

We live in smaller communities and don’t have a great number of choices in each repair method type. Sometimes, there’s only one choice available in a particular method. So really when you are choosing a foundation repair contractor around here, you are also choosing a specific repair method in many cases. 

We know that a home is a huge investment and sometimes you only have one chance to get your foundation repair done right. You want to choose the contractor with the method that best works for you and the goals of your home. And some people want to get second opinions on foundation repair too. We say go for it and feel free to check around and ask questions.

Foundation Repair for Brenham, Caldwell, Madisonville & Navasota

R&R House Leveling & Foundation

Year Founded: 1972

Owner: Robert Becker (father) and Travis Becker (son)

Headquarters: College Station

Service List: house leveling, pier and beam repair, block and base repair, mobile home leveling

Company Profile: R&R specializes in older homes with a crawl space underneath such as pre-1940’s block and base foundations, as well as 40’s and 50’s pier and beam foundations. The business has been around for a long time and is a part of the community and serves much of the Brazos Valley.

Best if you need: foundation repair or leveling on your older home (non-slab foundation) or mobile home

Better Business Bureau Accreditation and Rating: Not Accredited, A+ rating

Uretek

Year Founded: 2000

Owner: Uretek ICR

Headquarters: DFW, San Antonio

Service Specialties: foundation repair and concrete leveling via polymer injection method

Company Profile: Uretek is the world leader in poly-foam raising methods aka polyjacking. This is a big company with 9 authorized affiliates around the country. While other affiliates may have been operating longer, the affiliate serving north and central Texas has been operating since 2000 and includes our area.

Better Business Bureau Membership and Rating: BBB Accredited, A+ rating

Best if you need: work done inside your home due to slab sinking in the middle or to fill voids underneath your home with little disruption

Brazos Valley Solutions, LLC

Year Founded: 2004

Owner: Walt Childers

Headquarters: BCS, Metro DFW

Service Specialties: foundation repair via pressed pile method, drainage, home inspection

Company Profile: The owner is educated in the construction industry, has 20 years of experience in foundation repair, and holds a license as a Professional Inspector by the Texas Real Estate Commission. Employees are also licensed home inspectors.

Better Business Bureau Membership and Rating: BBB Accredited, A+ rating

Best if you need: lower cost or quicker service using pressed pile repair method or if you are a home seller, investor, or property manager

Olshan Foundation Solutions

Year Founded: 1933

Owner: National Corporation

Headquarters: Houston

Service Specialties: foundation repair via a cabled pressed pile pier method, waterproofing, drainage, auxiliary damage repair (i.e. plumbing, drywall), commercial services

Company Profile: Olshan is a very large national company with a long history in foundation repair, serving 18 states with 23 service areas in Texas. They offer auxiliary repair services and have experience with different types of homes due to large service areas.

Better Business Bureau Membership and Rating: BBB Accredited, A+ rating

Best if you need: another company option for using the pressed pile method of repair or financing

We Use the Drilled Pier Method of Foundation Repair

The companies above use different methods of foundation repair. R&R primarily does house leveling for crawlspace type foundations and Uretek does polyjacking, while Brazos Valley Solutions and Olshan do their own variety of pressed pilings. We do something else.

pressed piles vs bell bottom piers

Anchor Foundation Repair has been using the drilled bell-bottom pier method of foundation repair since 1985. We are locally and family-owned and the only company in the area that uses this particular method. Anchor is an accredited Better Business Bureau, A+ rated business as well

Our specialties include not only slab foundation repair via the bell-bottom pier method, but also under-slab tunneling, and mud jacking services. We do some house leveling for crawlspace foundation homes like pier and beam. We offer a transferable warranty on our work as well as a financing option if you qualify with the vendor. 

Want to know more about what the drilled pier method of foundation repair is like versus the closest comparison? Check out, “Bell-Bottom vs. Pressed Pile Foundation Repair Methods: What’s the Difference?” to see which slab-on-grade foundation repair method might work best for you.