Home Foundation

Workers prepare for a concrete pour for a foundation. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

BBB: Wet Weather Means More Foundation Repair Complaints

The changing North Texas weather of hot days and drenching rains can wreak havoc on concrete/slab foundations. Officials with the BBB say they’ve seen a 70-percent increase in the number of inquiries about foundation companies and they expect the number to increase.

CBSDFW.COM–08/20/2012

A stalk of wheat lies on dry, cracked soil. (credit: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Ground Cracks Threaten Foundations During Drought

The lack of rain means the Texas soil is parched, and North Texans are starting to see cracks in the ground that threaten the foundation of their homes.

08/04/2011