Concrete Driveway Repair & Leveling in Richmond, Virginia
If you have uneven or sunken sections of your driveway, you've got options other than tearing it out and replacing it. A-1 Concrete Leveling Richmond can raise and level your driveway at significant cost savings, as well as minimal downtime. You can typically drive on your driveway the very same day as the repair.
A-1 Concrete Leveling lifts and levels driveways using our environmentally friendly limestone grout. This creates a rock-solid base that keeps the drive level and safe for years to come.
Concrete driveway maintenance is often overlooked, which can result in the need for serious and expensive repairs. A-1 Concrete Leveling Richmond can help ensure a firm foundation to help prevent sinking, cracking, and the need to replace concrete driveways, while also eliminating unsafe conditions and enhancing the appearance of your home or business.
Concrete driveway slabs can present a variety of problems over time due to soil settling, and one of A-1 Concrete Richmond’s highest value services is the correction of sunken slabs before they crack. This extends the existing driveway life for many years without the need for replacement.
Looking at what can be a large expanse of concrete, may make you think it's going to be too expensive to repair your out-of-level concrete driveway, but fixing your driveway doesn't have to break the bank. In fact, our repair process can oftentimes cost up to 70% less than the cost of replacing it. Contact us today for a free estimate so you can find out just how affordably you can get your driveway repaired.
Driveways can sink for a number of reasons, but most of the time water is the culprit. During our free evaluations, we will almost always find the causes pretty quickly. Oftentimes we'll find downspouts that are pouring water onto, or beside the driveway. Another common issue is poorly filled and compacted soil next to the garage foundation. Some builders will even use this area to bury some of the debris from building the house. When A-1 Concrete Leveling Richmond discovers the causes, we will know just what to recommend to fix the uneven concrete, while offering suggestions on how to minimize any issues in the future.
A-1 levels dozens of driveways every week across our nationwide locations. Take a look at some examples below of before and after photos to get a sense of what we can accomplish.
Concrete Driveway Apron Leveling and Repair in Richmond
The second most common area A-1 Concrete Leveling Richmond repairs are driveways, and one of the issues we most often see is driveways sinking at the apron where they meet the garage. This is often due to poor backfill around the garage footer when it was built.
The concrete driveway apron is down pretty much the same all the way across. This is a perfect example of a situation where the ground fill around the garage foundation wasn't filled and compacted correctly.
A-1 Richmond was able to bring the driveway back up to level across the entire length of the garage. We also used a flexible caulk to fill in the joints between the drive and garage to keep water from getting under the slab and causing more damage down the road.
Concrete Driveway Leveling and Repair
Driveways can get uneven for many different reasons. Some will have slabs that seem to move independently of each other even in the middle of the drive. A-1 Concrete Leveling Richmond can level these slabs and bring them all even with each other.
Even concrete slabs like this can be leveled and made even with one another. Even slabs that appear to be lifted can sometimes be lowered on one side by raising the other side of the same slab.
Working around the concrete slabs, strategically, A-1 Richmond's expert technicians can even up even the most out-of-level driveways.
Concrete Driveway Leveling and Repair
The concrete driveway leveling process, while simple, isn't easy. Our expert technicians have all worked for years honing their craft so they can repair your driveway and bring it back so it's level and beautiful. We start by drilling a small, one-inch hole in the concrete at strategic locations. Then, using our patented equipment our Richmond leveling professionals pump material beneath the slab gently lifting it into place. Our process allows for precise control, so we are able to stop the lift at just the right time. We then fill the holes with a non-shrink, color-matching grout. Finally, the driveway is cleaned off and we leave your concrete looking beautiful and better than it's looked in years.
- No Job is Too Small or Too Large
- Concrete is Ready to Use the Same Day
- Proven, Patented Concrete Lifting Technology
- 5-year Warranty on All Concrete Leveling Work
- Often More Affordable Than Foam Leveling
- Owner Operated and Managed
- Locally Owned and Operated
- Environmentally Friendly Concrete Lifting
- Grout Made from Local Limestone
- Courteous, Professional Service