HIC # PA011033
63 Kreider Lane, Manheim, PA 17545 717-898-7651

Sinkhole Repair
Services in
Central PA

Sinkholes can be a big problem for homeowners and businesses throughout Central PA – not one of the joys of living in this area! If you discover a sinkhole on or near your property never try to repair it yourself by filling it with debris. Only trust a professional contractor with experience evaluating and repairing sinkholes like B.R. Kreider & Son, Inc. Moving ground in Central PA for over 75 years has taught us many ways to fill sinkholes – using various construction methods to fit each unique situation.

While sinkhole repair is necessary there are never any guarantees. You should be wary of any contractor who does give you a guarantee on sinkhole repair.

Sinkhole in Basin Sinkhole

What to do if you have a sinkhole on or near your property:

  1. Restrict access to the hole.

  2. Never go down into a sinkhole or attempt to fill the hole yourself.

  3. Take photographs for documentation but do not get too close to the edges of a sinkhole.

  4. Do not allow unauthorized or inexperienced persons to investigate the sinkhole.

  5. If your sinkhole is a public safety hazard or near your home's foundation, contact local police or emergency responders.

  6. Contact B.R. Kreider & Son, Inc. to determine the best construction solution to repair the sinkhole.

B.R. Kreider was quoted in this LNP article on Spotting Sinkhole Trouble. Read More (PDF)
For more information about Sinkholes in PA, download the DEP Sinkhole Fact Sheet (PDF).