It is no secret that if your home is struggling with a foundation shift, it’s probably causing more than just structural damage. And, though a shifting foundation isn’t easy to spot at first, the signs will start to sneak up on you without you realizing the issue.
The ground around your home can move for a number of reasons. The earth naturally shifts, but natural disasters, rapid temperature changes, and even the mineral content can cause dreadful leaks to spring in your foundation’s plumbing. Plus, these movements cause other areas in your home to unravel.
If you suspect your foundation is shifting or uneven, here are a couple of plumbing, HVAC, and electrical issues to keep an eye out for as you fix the problem.