Archive for August, 2014

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Foundation problems: Signs and solutions

The walls in your house are cracking. Your windows won’t close properly – or they won’t open at all. There’s a gap between the door and the frame. What’s causing these seemingly unrelated problems? Foundation damage. Often, foundation damage is caused by natural factors, such as expanding or shrinking soil, standing water, soil consolidation, tree or large shrub roots, or even a high frost line. But people may not necessarily connect odd structural defects in their home with foundation Read more [...]