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Dallas Foundation Repair

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Are you currently experiencing cracks in your foundation and are in dire need of a foundation repair?  If that’s you, you’re probably overwhelmed by the hundreds of Foundation Repair companies to choose from in the Dallas / Ft Worth Metroplex alone.  How do you pick a reputable company? Here’s […]

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Tips on Trees

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It’s amazing how much power lies stored in the swelling tree roots buried inches below the soil surface. Remember that next time you see a cracked foundation or heaving sidewalk that has resulted from a large surface root. Some trees have more of a genetic potential to […]

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Foundation Maintenance

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Highly plastic clay soils, as are typically found in the DFW area, exhibit a great amount of expansion and contraction caused by seasonal moisture changes and varying weather conditions.  Clay soils that become too dry will shrink and not be able to maintain the physical elevation of […]

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Foundation Repair

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Often, a foundation settlement problem first appears as a small crack, a sticking door, a jammed window.  If not addressed properly, these problems usually get worse with time. If the problem is ignored, more serious problems, such as ruptured water and sewer lines, damaged electrical lines, tripping […]

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Dodson Foundation and Drainage Company

PO Box 1699
Allen, TX 75013

Phone: 972.429.8888
Fax: 972.429.8528

Testimonials

I appreciate the job you did, installing approximately ninety feet of root barriers between the large oak trees and our front foundation. Your crew accomplished the job in a timely and professional manner and restored the yard to its near previous condition. Your pricing was reasonable for the job done and I would be happy to recommend Dodson Foundation and Remodeling to anyone needing similar work. — Ted L. Spurlock
I know I should have sent this letter earlier, but I wanted to wait and see how the completed work turned out during our Hot, Dry, Summer. We have experienced no further movement or shifting of our foundation. Tom and his crew took pride in their work, and worked very efficiently. It was a pleasure to have Dodson Foundation do my job. — David Samstag
I am writing to let you know that Tom Dodson and his crew just finished doing foundation work at my house in Lewisville, TX. I was happy with the work that they did. They arrived on time and were able to finish in one day. Tom communicated numerous times as we had to reschedule once because of the rain. The crew did a professional job and went above and beyond what I expected them to do. I would recommend Tom Dodson to anyone that has any foundation problems. He is very honest,… — Karen Sutherland
Muchas Gracias a la compania Dodson por el trabajo que realizo en me casa. Estoy muy feliz con el trabajo hecho en mi casa. Llegaron a tiempo, completaron el trabajo en un día y hicieron mucho mas de lo que yo esperaba. Yo recomiendo a Tom Dodson porque es muy honesto, hace un trabajo muy profesional y doy mi mas amplia recomendación por su trabajo rápido y muy bien hecho. — Emma Coronado
Just a short note to say "Thank You" for making the repairs to our foundation in our sunroom. The outside door now opens! We were concerned about all the glass we had in the sunroom and the glass came through without any breakage. We are very happy with the work that your crew did. The area where foundation work was completed, was clean and back to the way it was before repairs began. Your crew was very professional and helpful in a number of places. — Stephen and Charlene Seachord
Foundation and drainage problems on our hoe required the installation of a root barrier system and just recently, an extensive foundation repair. After receiving several proposals and quotes, we found that mr. Dodson had the most efficient and practical solution to our foundation issue. Mr. Dodson's professional knowledge of soil conditions and repair options gave us a high degree of confidence going into the job. — Paul McCoig
On behalf of Hope's Door clients and staff I would like to express appreciation for a job well done. The shelter facility looks great. Your professionalism and compassion for the work we do made the remodeling easy for clients and staff. The shelter staff and I enjoyed working with you. — Hayedeh Jahansouz
I seldom pass compliments on for services that I pay for, but that is the purpose of this letter. Most of are uneducated and bewildered about foundation problems and the needed repair techniques and related costs. Based on your evaluation, obvious sincerity, and professionalism I chose your firm to do my repairs. Your crew was prompt, efficient and provided an area clean-up when complete. — Glo Johnson
Just a short note to let you know how pleased Basel and I are with the work to get our house on even ground. We also want you to know how we feel regarding your honesty and sincerity and that of the crew that did the work. We worried about nothing while the work was being done. The project was done when promised, and the yard was let clean and neat. — Barbara Dudley
Thank you so much for all your help on my foundation. You are the only person that gave an estimate and noticed the sink holes under the house and spoke to me about what they were and the quick damage they would cause. I also appreciate that you were willing to work with me on payments due to my personal financial situation and the fact that the repairs could not wait. — Robyn Elliot