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Horizontal Foundation Cracks

Horizontal Foundation Cracks

Horizontal foundation cracks are the most serious of foundation cracks. This orientation of a crack in the foundation signifies structural damage. These types of cracks need to be repaired by a foundation repair professional. You cannot repair this type of crack in your foundation with items from a home improvement store.  Foundation cracks require knowledge […]

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Benefits of Drainage Systems

Benefits of Drainage Systems

Drainage Systems We Provide At UMC, there are a variety of waterproofing fixes. One of these fixes is the multitude of drainage systems we can provide. Ultimately, there are several benefits of drainage systems. Essentially, the main benefits of drainage systems are its ability to prevent water pooling and unnecessary flooding. Today we are choosing […]

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3 Ways to Waterproof Your Home Before Winter

3 Ways to Waterproof Your Home Before Winter

Waterproofing your home is crucial for keeping your family healthy and your home in good shape. If your current waterproofing system is failing to keep water out of your basement, or you’re not sure if you have a waterproofing system in place, here are 3 ways you can waterproof your home before winter. Ways to […]

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Common Signs of Foundation Problems

Common Signs of Foundation Problems

Foundation problems can be overwhelming for homeowners. In most cases there are many signs that homeowners aren’t aware of until the problem is too big to ignore. Knowing what the common signs of foundation problems are can help you pick up on issues before they cause more damage.  Common Signs of Foundation Problems Sloped Floors: […]

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Foundation Repairs with Helical Piers

Foundation Repairs with Helical Piers

Today, many foundation repairs are performed with helical piers to add structural support. We strategically place helical piers in locations where there are active soils because those are the areas that need to be stabilized. Active, or otherwise known as expansive soil, is a soil composition that expands and shifts when moisture is present. When […]

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‘Fall’ Into Foundation Repairs

‘Fall’ Into Foundation Repairs

Why You Should ‘Fall’ into UMC Utility Maintenance Contractors(UMC) has so much to offer in foundation repairs. If you are wondering why you should ‘fall’ into UMC this year, here is why. Firstly, we use quality products from Earth Contact Products. In fact, these products are made in America and they are made with American […]

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5 Reasons We Can Solve Your Waterproofing Issues

5 Reasons We Can Solve Your Waterproofing Issues

#1 Interior and Exterior Waterproofing There are 5 reasons we can solve your waterproofing issues. Firstly, Utility Maintenance Contractors (UMC) can help with both interior and exterior waterproofing problems. Our workers will collaborate and troubleshoot to find the best solutions to your waterproofing needs! For instance, are you noticing water pooling next to the exterior […]

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Efficient Waterproofing Products

Efficient Waterproofing Products

Are Products Really Important? The Answer is Yes! Choosing waterproofing products is very important. Furthermore, In the waterproofing and foundation repairs industry, we want to ensure our partners and customers alike that we have chosen the most effective products. In other words, this means ensuring protection of the underground parts of buildings against the harmful […]

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UMC Partnering with ECP for Foundation Repair and Waterproofing

UMC Partnering with ECP for Foundation Repair and Waterproofing

UMC is proud to announce a partnership with ECP (Earth Contact Products) to expand into our Waterproofing and Foundations division. ECP allows us to offer numerous, exceptional waterproofing and foundation repair products. Many of these products are made right here in the USA. ECP foundation repair products are manufactured in Olathe, Kansas near Kansas City, […]

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UMC currently has an “A” grade with all of our ISNetworld clients!

UMC currently has an “A” grade with all of our ISNetworld clients!

Workplace environment and workplace safety are important to Utility Maintenance Contractors. We want all of our employees to have all of the tools necessary to work effectively. In other words, we believe in quality work! This is why we are excited to announce that our ISNetworld clients have received an “A” grade. What does ISNetworld […]

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