Foundation

Cincinnati Houses Sliding Down Hillside
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Cincinnati Houses Sliding Down Hillside

Several homes in the city's East End neighborhood are experiencing major... More

Soil Tests Ensure Solid Foundations
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Soil Tests Ensure Solid Foundations

This blog post takes a deep dive into the importance of checking soil suitability... More

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How to Choose Between a Poured Concrete or Block Foundation
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How to Choose Between a Poured Concrete or Block Foundation

The decision may be based on how much money and time you have. More

Home Owners Seek Help with Faulty Ct. Concrete Foundations
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Home Owners Seek Help with Faulty Ct. Concrete Foundations

Concrete containing pyrrhotite is crumbling, and home owners are left without... More

Tower Developer Pushes Back Against Accusations of Construction Failure
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Tower Developer Pushes Back Against Accusations of Construction Failure

Spokesperson places blame for sinking tower on nearby transit center construction. More

The Dangers Of Below-Grade Foundation
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The Dangers Of Below-Grade Foundation

Foundations should rise at least six inches above soil line; the higher the better. More

Many Connecticut Home Foundations Are Crumbling
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Many Connecticut Home Foundations Are Crumbling

The problem, which may affect thousands of homes, poses a thicket of legal,... More

Why Closed Crawlspaces Make Sense
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Why Closed Crawlspaces Make Sense

In many regions, sealed crawlspaces are an underutilized best practice. More

Composite Foundation Panels Speed Up Construction
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Composite Foundation Panels Speed Up Construction

Foundation wall systems allow builders to construct an airtight basement in a... More

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New Thermal Barrier Solves Slab Foundations' Biggest Drawback
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New Thermal Barrier Solves Slab Foundations' Biggest Drawback

The one-of-a-kind system reduces heat loss by providing a complete thermal break... More

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