Cracks in the foundation of your home may not seem like a big concern, but they can lead to much bigger problems. Any crack that is one-fourth of an inch wide or wider found in the foundation, blocks, bricks, or steps can cause serious damage to the overall foundation.
Cracks allow water and moisture in to the foundation, which weakens the overall structure. It can also lead to water and dampness in the basement or lower level of the home. The more moisture that gets into the foundation, the more damage it can cause.
There are a number of ways to prevent damage to your home before you find yourself repairing a cracked foundation. First thing you can do is keep all organi