Olshan in the News

8/2/2012 – KHOU.com

Tulsa Drought Turns Small Cracks Into Big Problems

Synopsis: A brutal heatwave in Oklahoma turns a small crack in a Tulsa resident’s home into a major problem. In fact, homeowners all over Oklahoma are experiencing foundation cracks. The good news – Olshan appears on the scene to help.

7/26/2012 – ABC13.com

Rains following drought means new foundation issues

Synopsis: Dry weather isn’t the only culprit when it comes to foundation repair. With heavy showers resulting in foundation movement for homeowners in the Greater Houston area, Blane Bartley of Olshan Foundation Repair Houston shares tips to catch warning signs early.

7/25/2012 – todaysthv.com

Heat, drought affecting foundations in Arkansas

Synopsis: It’s busy season for foundation repair companies as hot temperatures wreak havoc on homes across Arkansas this summer. Shannon Kemp of Olshan Foundation Repair Arkansas explains how the hot, dry conditions are causing foundation cracks and gives tips on how to prevent foundation problems.

11/8/2011 – KTUL.com

Have Earthquakes Damaged Your Home? Experts Say Check It Out

Synopsis: Earthquakes in Tulsa, Oklahoma have caused structural damage to homes throughout the Oklahoma area. For Pat Smith, once small foundation cracks grew bigger. Meanwhile, many other homeowners are seeing signs they need an Oklahoma foundation repair contractor.

8/29/2011 – KHOU.com

Record Drought strikes at home foundations

Synopsis:Doors that won’t close right, cracks in the walls – signs of a shifting foundation spurred on by this summer’s drought in Houston. In fact the drought has been so bad that the number of Houstonians contacting Olshan for help is at an all-time high.

8/23/2011 – KHOU.com

Drought causes problems with foundations

Synopsis: The drought has left lawns in Texas bone dry and now many homeowners are noticing foundation problems. This article explains how Dorothy Groves used the Cable Lock system to raise her house and correct foundation movement in her home. It also covers foundation repair prevention using a soaker hose.


6/17/2011 – KHOU.com

Ongoing drought creates foundation problems

Synopsis: We’re right in the middle of one of the worst droughts in Texas history. The dry soil means foundation repair headaches for homeowners across the state. Olshan Foundation Repair crews have been particularly active in Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Houston, Austin, San Antonio and Beaumont.

10/3/2010 – New York Times

Olshan Foundation

Synopsis: Olshan Foundation provides insight on foundation repair to the New York Times as Olshan offices across the Midwest are being flooded with foundation repair calls during the drought. Homeowners are worried about foundation repair costs and foundation repair damage resulting from structural movement.

2/16/2010 – Great Day SA

Olshan Helps the Rivera Family (video)

Synopsis: Olshan lends a helping hand to a family in San Antonio in need of foundation solutions.