Denver Mudjacking Can Restore Your Property's Value
Thursday, July 24, 2014
By Dave Roberts
Looking to sell off a piece of property? You could increase its value considerably by making sure that everything is in order before you put it up on the market. And Denver mudjacking can be of assistance.
One of the most common things that can go wrong with a piece of property is the concrete work. Over time, even well-laid concrete can break down and buckle, rendering the surface unattractive to look at. More than just aesthetics however, homeowners also have to deal with the increased risk posed by a severely cracked and broken up concrete surface. Damage of this sort will not only result in higher insurance premiums, but a lower selling price on the market as well.
A good way to increase the value of the property is having the concrete repaired. This is where mudjacking comes in. Denver mudjacking firms offer an essential service that homeowners with damaged concrete sidewalks and flooring can definitely benefit from. Mudjacking is especially useful for level concrete surfaces that have broken up and buckled. The process involves pumping a mixture of concrete, sand, and gravel (called slurry) into holes drilled into the concrete slabs. As it fills up the holes in the ground underneath, the concrete is pushed up and repositioned.
Concrete that has been mudjacked can be remarkably stable and durable. When the only other option is to rip-and-repour the concrete, mudjacking might just be the better option.
If you would like to know more about how mudjacking can restore the value of your property, call Denver Mudjacking at 303-840-4725.