Boost Your Home’s Strength with Shotcrete: How Your Crawl Space Guys Can Help

When it comes to maintaining the structural integrity of your home, ensuring a strong foundation is paramount. One innovative solution is Shotcrete. Shotcrete is a versatile material offering numerous benefits, from foundation reinforcement to slope stabilization. In this post, we’ll delve into boosting your home’s strength with shotcrete, the advantages, and how we at Your Crawl Space Guys can help reinforce your foundation. 

What is Shotcrete?

Shotcrete is a mixture of cement, aggregate, and water that is projected at a high velocity onto a surface. It is commonly used in bridge and tunnel construction, but has gained a lot of traction within other areas of the construction and renovation industry over the years. This application method allows for efficient placement of concrete in various structural applications. It can be applied to vertical and overhead surfaces, making it an ideal candidate for foundation reinforcement and other structural elements.

Boosting Home Strength with Shotcrete:

Foundation Repair and Reinforcement:
Shotcrete is very strong and durable, making it the perfect solution for repairing and reinforcing damaged or deteriorating foundations. Its versatility allows for direct application to existing concrete foundations, enhancing their strength and stability for years to come.

At Your Crawl Space Guys, we specialize in shotcrete applications for foundation repair, addressing issues such as cracks, settling, and moisture intrusion.

Slope Stabilization:

Homes that were built on sloping terrain are susceptible to soil erosion and instability. Shotcrete can be applied to the foundation to stabilize slopes and prevent erosion, protecting your home from potential landslides or foundation damage.

Your Crawl Space Guys have the expertise to assess slope stability issues and implement shotcrete solutions to mitigate risks and ensure long-term stability.

Waterproofing and Moisture Control:

Shotcrete can have waterproofing properties by being formulated with waterproofing additives. This creates a protective barrier against moisture intrusion, and is exceptionally beneficial for crawl spaces that are prone to water seepage. 

We offer comprehensive waterproofing solutions for wet crawl spaces, including shotcrete application, to safeguard your home against moisture-related issues and structural damage.

Structural Reinforcement:

Shotcrete can be used to reinforce existing structures, such as foundations and retaining walls to improve their load-bearing capacity and longevity. Shotcrete can also be applied to reinforce your foundation so it remains stable during a seismic event.

At Your Crawl Space Guys, we utilize shotcrete as part of our foundation and structural reinforcement services, ensuring your home’s foundation and supporting structures are strong and resilient.

A Quick, Cost Effective Solution

Shotcrete allows us to spray a new wall without having to remove any concrete, significantly reducing the construction time. This also makes it a cost-effective option, saving on labor and material costs.

How Your Crawl Space Guys Can Help:

At Your Crawl Space Guys, we are industry leaders in foundation repair, crawl space encapsulations, structural repairs, digouts, and waterproofing solutions in the Willamette valley. With our extensive experience and specialized expertise in shotcrete applications, we can assess your home’s structural needs and recommend tailored solutions to enhance its strength and resilience.

Professional Assessment:

Your Crawl Space Guys will conduct a thorough assessment of your home’s foundation and crawl space, identifying any structural vulnerabilities or moisture-related issues. We will then provide you with an estimate.

Customized Solutions:

Based on our findings during the assessment, we will develop a plan that is tailored to your specific needs, utilizing shotcrete and other proven techniques to reinforce and stabilize your foundation.

Expert Installation:

Our highly-skilled technicians will ensure the shotcrete is applied properly, and efficiently using our state-of-the-art equipment, delivering durable and long-lasting results.


Investing in shotcrete solutions is a proactive step towards enhancing your home’s strength and resilience. At Your Crawl Space Guys, We Dig What We Do! We are dedicated to quality craftsmanship and ensuring your results are reliable and long-lasting. Boost your home’s strength with shotcrete and have peace of mind, knowing your home can withstand the test of time. Book Online Now through our website by clicking the yellow “Book Online” button. Our scheduling team will generally reach out to you within 24-48 hours to set up an assessment and provide you with an estimate.