How geopolymer stabilises homes affected by subsidence
We’ve created this video animation which provides a visual illustration of how the geopolymer injection method works to stabilise homes affected by subsidence. The animation shows the process and emphasises the minimal disruption with our solution compared to underpinning.
What Homeowners Should Look Out For When Viewing a Property
Subsidence is often the last word you want to hear when you’re viewing a potential new home. But do not fear, as it needn’t immediately write off a property which you have your heart set on. It is still however, something that you need to be aware of when looking for a new home. To […]
Geobear shortlisted for Insurance Post Claims Awards 2019
Geobear is delighted to be shortlisted for an award at the UK Insurance Post Claims Awards 2019. The ceremony is an insurance industry showcase and celebrates the best achievements of people and business in the insurance sector over the past 12 months. We’ve been nominated in the Claims Collaboration of the Year category, an award […]
Stop worrying about subsidence!
When you are given the news your home has subsidence you may begin to despair. You worry that your home may collapse, that it will lose all value, that it will affect your mortgage/ home insurance policies and that it will be costly to fix. The list of worries seems endless. We at Geobear understand […]
Record Number of Subsidence Cases in 2018
In December it was revealed that last year saw a record number of subsidence cases in Britain. In just the three-month period from July to September, UK insurance companies experienced more than 10,000 claims for damage caused by subsidence. To put this into perspective, a normal three-month period would typically experience around 2,500 subsidence-based claims. […]
Geopolymer Injection v Underpinning
Geobear CEO, Otso Lahtinen describes the key differences between the two solutions.
BBC Radio 4 report on subsidence featuring Geobear
Geobear recently featured on the BBC Radio 4 show, You and Yours, where our Residential Director, Alex Finch was interviewed as he visited a customers property. Listen below:
Video: Stabilising homes for property developers
This video highlights our work with MPC Property Developments as an ideal solution to stabilise a property.
Homeowner talks about Geobear solution
One of our customers recently recorded a video testimonial about the Geobear solution to her property. We recently stabilised the ground beneath her semi-detached property to prevent further structural movement.
Floor Lifting Footage
Watch this short film which brilliantly illustrates the expansive force of Geobear. The footage is taken in a new build property where the floor had subsided, we were called in to inject material beneath the slab to raise and re-level. Speeded up 5x, you can see how the floor is lifted back up to the […]