Olshan is deemed an essential service. Currently open & taking appointments. We are dedicated to the health & safety of the communities we operate in. We diligently adhere to CDC & local health safety guidelines. Your health & home are our #1 priority. Online Video Evaluations are also available

Olshan Foundation Solutions Blog

Home Improvement Ideas to Avoid

There are many reasons that a homeowner might decide to make upgrades or improvements to their property. They may want to enjoy the look, feel, and functionality of the new enhancement themselves —  —but an added perk is boosting the... Read more

Understanding Retaining Wall Damage

A retaining wall is a barrier that is specially designed and built to hold back other material and withstand pressure over a prolonged period of time. Often retaining walls are found in basements and hold back soil, but they can... Read more

Noticing Cracks in a Commercial Property?

For more than 87 Years, Olshan Foundation Repair has provided high-quality repair services for residential homes throughout the country. But the professional services at Olshan include commercial and industrial project teams as well. For projects large, small or in between,... Read more

Soil Map and Conditions

Good soil is a crucial component for the stability of any structure. Its type and long-term health must be considered before breaking ground on a building’’s foundation. In certain regions of the country, the soil can be affected by a... Read more

Understanding Foundation Problems in San Antonio

The biggest cause of foundation problems in an area like San Antonio, where many homes are built on slab on-grade foundations, is a result of changing moisture levels underneath the home. Once you understand the cause, you can better determine... Read more

Prepping for a Basement Remodeling Project

For weekend warriors that love home improvement projects there’’s often no task more daunting than converting a dark, scary basement into a useful extension of the home. Basement restoration projects almost always start out positive. You begin by brainstorming the... Read more

Hybrid Piling

There are several different piling types used for foundation repairs. They include concrete pads, concrete piers, pressed pilings, steel piers, helical piers, bell bottom piers and a few other less common builds. Each piling type can come in a variety... Read more

Sinkhole News and Prevention

Here’’s a news teaser that will keep you watching: “”Is your house about to be swallowed whole by the earth? Find out tonight after the game!”” As crazy as that might sound, real stories about the ground literally falling out... Read more