• August 15, 2018
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    Foundation Settling vs Foundation Problems

    Every home settles over time. This is simply a result of the downward force of gravity on physical structures. However, only a certain amount of settlement and movement should occur. If too much settlement happens, serious foundational problems could result. Do you know the differences between the two? WHAT IS FOUNDATION SETTLING? Settling is essentially

    • August 5, 2018
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    Warning Signs of Foundation Failure

    Bulging floors, cracked walls and doors that won’t close are all signs of foundation distress. Sixty percent of all homes built on expansive soils suffer from foundation distress. The problem occurs when only part of the foundation heaves or settles, causing cracks and other damage. This differential movement is largely caused by differences in soil

    • August 5, 2018
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    What Causes A Foundations To Sink?

    Foundation settlement and movement can be caused by building on expansive clay, compressible or improperly compacted fill soils, or improper maintenance around foundations. Find out the warning signs of foundation failure. Whatever the cause, settlement can destroy the value of structures and even render them unsafe. In any case, water is the basic culprit in the

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