Nowadays there are number of techniques used for restoring the settled concrete slabs and among them mud jacking is considered to be one of the most reliable and time tested repair technique. Many contractors consider it as one of the best repairing technique.
With the help of mudjacking you can raise and also stabilize driveway that has got cracked over a period of time, damaged outdoor slabs and sunken sidewalks. Such method of concrete repair is often preferred by both home owners as well as those who have their business offices.
Let us see what various benefits that this technique can offer to us.
- It is most cost effective technique
If you are looking for repairing your damaged concrete, then this technique is not only an easy one, but also helps you save some money in the process. As compared to that other methods like poly jacking and similar other process that many people usually goes for, you can get almost similar results at much higher expenses.
- Mud jacking can address the actual problem that you are facing
Soil voids underneath the damaged concrete is not fully resolved by slab replacement. The empty pockets that are developed still remains and therefore the slab may again get settled. Soil voids are usually filled during the slab jacking process. With the result concrete is much more stable and secure and also the repair work that has been done will last much longer.
- For quick repair work Mud jacking is preferable
Slab replacement usually takes plenty of time as compared to that mud jacking process takes much lesser time. However if you take very large job then it may take little longer but most of the mud jacking repair takes just couple of hours.
- Mud jacking is a clean job
If you have to replace the concrete slab then tearing and pouring of concrete can create lots of mess in the surroundings. If there is any demolition work then it can really damage the total landscape. Slab jacking is pretty cleaner method of working. However if there is any leftover slurry or concrete after completion of the job then it can be either wiped or cleaned.
- Mud jacking will not keep you waiting
If you go for slab replacement then the whole process may take more than a week. Also you cannot use the area until the concrete is cured and hence month may pass easily.