Robert W. "Bob" Jensen, P.E.

Michael S. Jensen, P.E.

972-692-5713 fax

Foundation Movement

See also: Drainage Problems, Trees - Lethal Weapons and Plumbing Problems

We are constantly being asked about the severity of foundation movement in the event no remediation takes place.  The following photos illustrate what a home may experience due to age, large trees and lack of a soil moisture maintenance program. Also see Soil Moisture Maintenance Tips

Subject property with trees

Stuck doors with open crack

Open crack exposing framing

Stuck door with open crack

Open wall crack

Wall/ceiling separation

This home suffers from the same problem-large trees and lack of a soil moisture maintenance program.  

View of front yard

Frieze boards separated

Separation at front door

Crack/separation at window