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How to Spot Foundation Problems






Identifying Foundation Problems

There are several ways to identify foundation problems from both the inside and outside of your home. If you are worried about your home’s foundation, use the article below to learn more about some of the frequent warning signs.

Interior warning signs

1. Basement floors appear to be sloped or uneven.

2. Cracks develop in the corners of the wall.

3. Kitchen cabinets won’t stay shut.

4. Gaps appear between the wall and ceiling.

5. Separation develops between the floor and the wall.

Exterior warning signs

1. Cracks appear in bricks and mortar.

2. Pavement beneath garage doors seems to be sinking.

3. Some entry doors are not opening or closing correctly.

4. Diagonal cracks develop by windows.




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