This article will cover two basic causes of cracks in your foundation wall. If you have any signs of stress going on with your foundation go ahead and call your local structural engineer about your issue.
In the video, I use the box demonstration to show how these cracks can form. A typical residential foundation is very similar to our cardboard box design.
Foundation repair can cost you thousands if you aren't proactive. Cracks can provide insight to the future integrity of your home.
How can you tell the difference between normal cracking and problematic cracking?