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Friday, October 26th, 2018 by Adeline Collins
What Can Cause Wall Failure?
Many homeowners might not realize how much pressure the soil around your home can affect your homes foundation walls. This is why it is important to understand the amount of pressure varies depending on the type of soil around the home, the amount of moisture, and how deep the foundation is under the ground.
Here are three ways reasons why your soil is impacting the foundation of your home.
To recap, these are three ways that the soil surrounding your home can negatively affect the walls supporting your home. This pressure that can impact your home is most often created by hydrostatic pressure, frost, or clay soil. All homeowners should make sure they are aware of the threats this can place on the structure of your home and to take action right away!
Team Woods aims to educate homeowners about potential issues to help with prevention and corrective action when trouble appears.
At Woods Basement Systems, we have experts that can fix any basement need. To set up a free, no-obligation estimate, give us a call at 1-618-238-2726.