Basement Cracks, What do they tell us??
Basement cracks happen. Period. Sometimes the cracks are merely shrinkage and “settling” and sometimes they are the indication of a hidden flaw in the structure. So, how do you, as a consumer, know the difference? Well the short answer is you don’t. And, why would you? Do you have experience in your work or personal life looking at and analyzing cracks? Do you hold a degree in Engineering and have studied sheer, vertical and lateral forces on a homes foundation? […]