Three Signs of Potential Foundation Damage to Keep an Eye Out For

Every layer of dirt underneath your home has different characteristics, and it is no secret that it settles over the years. This can have a major effect on the foundation and structure above it, and when these layers of soil are unable to bear the weight of your home on top of them, the foundation…read more

10 Home Maintenance Tips for Spring

Spring has arrived, and while this spring is a tad different than most with the outbreak of COVID-19, it is still important that we maintain our quarantine dwellings in order to get your place ready for what will hopefully be a fun-filled summer outdoors. Home maintenance is also a great way to pass the time…read more

7 Reasons Not to Put off Foundation Repairs

The foundation of your home is extremely important as it is literally what is keeping your house standing. If you notice any signs of damage around the foundation of your home, be sure to reach out to a professional foundational repair team. If you are unsure of who to call, Magnum Piering, the leader in…read more

7 Tips for Keeping Your Home’s Foundation Strong

When it comes to home maintenance, the foundation is something that often gets overlooked. We give our homes deep cleans, update the floors, appliances, and other deteriorating items as needed, and take care of seasonal chores such as snow removal and mowing the lawn. But have you taken a second to think about the very…read more

Piering And The Science Of Foundation Material

Building a foundation is a task that must factor a wide range of potential variables. There are innumerable things that must be accounted for. This very much includes the make-up of the soil type and material upon which your foundation is laid. But even this is a task that requires a good deal of knowledge…read more

History Of Helical Piles

In our previous blog post, we went back to the basics of helical piles or piers (though the terms are often used interchangeably, there can be technical differences depending on who you’re asking). To expand on the basics of helical piles, Magnum Piering wanted to explore some of the history of helical piles. As we…read more

Preparing Your Foundation For Summer Heat

Magnum Piering offers products and services for anywhere in the world. Different areas have different climates, and different climates mean different types of soils and other foundation conditions for you to plan for. For those areas north of the equator, the summer months are upon us. Things are starting to heat up, and that means…read more

Helical Piers: Back to Basics


Magnum Piering provides a wealth of information for industry professionals. Our helical products and literature and resources are largely geared toward design professionals, engineers, and installation contractors. Nevertheless, part of the reason why Magnum Piering has such a large collection of resources is because we take foundation repair seriously. We want everyone to be educated…read more

3 Benefits of Education Seminars

Magnum Piering offers leading piering services. We have expert knowledge in the application and design of helical piles and steel push piers. It is our desire to share this knowledge with you. Accordingly, we offer the ability to schedule education seminars. From engineering and architecture firms to local business groups, Magnum Piering can host an…read more

Reasons For Foundation Failure

If you have found yourself in a position where you are needing piering, you might be wondering what has caused these foundation failures in the first place. Knowing the causes of foundation failure can help you prevent the need for it in the future. In this post, we will explore some of the most common…read more

3 Costly Foundation Construction Mistakes to Avoid

There is an old saying that talks about the importance of a good foundation. Whether you’re talking about it in a construction sense or using it as a metaphor for other life events, it’s the truth. However, when constructing a foundation for a home or building, there are big mistakes that can cause immeasurable and…read more

5 Tips for a Safer Construction Site

Working in construction can be dangerous business. To keep workers safe, steps need to be taken to minimize the risk of injury. With heavy machinery and materials inseparable from construction sites, safe practices ensure everyone can go home happy and healthy. Today, we’re going to take a look at five tips you can implement at…read more