Foundation issues are problems you don’t want to ignore. If left unchecked, they can lead to significant structural damage and extremely costly repairs.
The world’s most famous example of foundation failure is the Leaning Tower of Pisa, which was caused by unstable soil and a foundation that was too shallow, continues to still stand. A 31-story luxury high-rise in South Padre Island, Texas had to be demolished via a controlled demolition before completion.
Yes, these are extreme cases. However, they highlight the importance of foundations. Fortunately, if you know what to look for, you can prevent a minor foundation problem from turning into a significant catastrophe.
If you see any of these ten signs of foundation failure in your home, contact a foundation repair professional immediately for an evaluation: