The foundation of any building rests on a bed of soil that is often subject to shrinkage.
You just bought a home in Fort Worth…and at the closing, you got some paperwork about an existing “Foundation Warranty”. That sounds like a good thing since you were told that homes in North Texas are typically built on clay soils which can sometimes settle and damage the foundation. Now, if you find a broken […]
Foundation engineers are specialized structural engineers.
Along with your roof and walls, a solid foundation is critical to maintaining your home’s structural integrity and resale value.
Whether you just bought a new place or have enjoyed many years in the same home,
Most homes in North Texas are built on clay soil, which foundation engineers refer to as expansive, meaning that the soil can swell in heavy rains or shrink during a drought.
When you think of ways to protect your home investment, one threat you seldom worry about is water.