Acme Concrete Raises Sunken Sidewalks
Acme Concrete Raising & Repair specializes in raising and leveling sunken sidewalks. We repair trip hazards, drainage issues and bring your walkways back into code quickly and economically.
Uneven Sidewalks? Acme Can Fix Them!
Excessive step heights and tripping hazards caused by uneven sidewalks are regularly identified in annual commercial property inspections and during home inspections when you are trying to sell your property. Sunken, settled sidewalks can cause a variety of problems, including local building code violations, and require immediate concrete raising and leveling to avoid expensive property repairs and costly liability suits.
Acme Concrete is a regional specialist in supporting, raising, leveling, and lifting concrete sidewalks and walkways in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago, IL. Many of our concrete repair projects are complete within a few hours and you can use your sidewalk or walkway as soon as we’re done. Call Acme Concrete Raising & Repair at 815-264-2200 or contact us online and schedule a property evaluation.
Inappropriate steps and drop-offs can cause expensive property damage, result in hazardous trip and fall situations, especially for the elderly and young, and expose your property to liability. The most common issues caused by uneven sidewalks and walkways include:
- Water pitching toward the home or building. Improper grading can cause poor water drainage which is a common cause of floods.
- Uneven and damaged expansion joints can easily cause hazardous tripping areas.
- Step height issues which result in obstacles for visitors, carriers, and couriers.
Subbase settlement or erosion can result in an uneven support structure beneath your walkways and sidewalks. When concrete slabs sink often times stress cracks can appear at control joints and other areas. It is important to stabilize and restore structural integrity to prevent exposing the foundation of your building to the elements and prevent trip hazards.
Our Smart Lift System for leveling settled concrete, is a fast, economical, and non-invasive way to achieve long-lasting concrete repairs. Learn more about our modern polyurethane injection and concrete raising process by reviewing frequently asked questions about our concrete raising process!
Before & After Concrete Sidewalk Repairs
Don’t just take our word for it, see for yourself! We have an extensive collection of before and after photos as well as actual video clips of our company raising concrete walkways in the Chicago area. Take a look below at our process to see how we can save your sidewalk. No matter how difficult the repair or lift, Acme Concrete contractors have proven experience in residential concrete repair, commercial property leveling services and non-invasive concrete raising services for municipalities.