FCS Foundation Repair FAQ’s

Frequent Questions and Answers

How long does the average job typically take?

The average job takes 2 -3 days from start to finish.

Does the work come with a warranty? And Is it transferable?

All of our pier systems come with a lifetime transferable warranty, and we also offer a separate warranty for other services such as pier and beam reshimming, which is a 1-year transferable warranty, pier and beam wood repairs is a 2-year transferable warranty, concrete work is a 1-year non-transferable warranty, drainage work is a 1-year non-transferable warranty.

What are the major risks associated with Foundation Repair, and Do you cover these damages?

The major risks associated with foundation repair are plumbing leaks, additional cracking of floors and walls, misaligned doors, and roof damage. No, we do not cover these damages.

Does insurance cover Foundation Repair?

Typically, regular home insurance does not cover foundation repair. A homeowner can purchase a separate foundation repair insurance from their provider, but even that insurance only covers it if it’s related and caused by a plumbing leak, flood damage or earthquake, or other natural disasters.

How long should I wait after Foundation Repair to repair cosmetic damages?

We always recommend the homeowner to wait at least 8-12 weeks, depending on how much repair work was done on the foundation.

Is your company insured?

Yes, we are insured and registered with all of the major cities.

Do you offer Free Estimates? And How long does your company usually take to provide one?

Yes, we offer free estimates. Most estimates are scheduled to be performed within 48 hours of booking the appointment, we always return the calls and emails same day within an hour max, and we typically send the quotes the same day of the inspection.

Do we offer a referral fee?

Yes, we are offering a referral fee for any jobs scheduled of $100 for any jobs $3000 or less, $150 for $3000 or more up to $9999, and $200 for any job $10,000 or more.