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The Challenges of Selling a Home with Foundation Issues

In Residential Blog Posts by John Topa

Selling a home in Florida with foundation issues can be a challenge, and it can impact the listed selling price. There’s nothing that will derail a home for sale faster than an inspection that unearths a foundation problem. In most cases, the homeowner has no idea that a problem even existed. Unlike obvious signs of a leaking roof, engineering and …

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What Are the Different Types of Ceiling Cracks to Be Aware Of?

In Residential Blog Posts by John Topa

Cracks in your ceiling may be unattractive, but do they pose a serious threat? In most cases, unless there’s water coming out of the crack or black mold surrounding the area, they can be repaired. On the other hand, if a crack is a certain width and forms certain patterns, this is a sign that indicates a serious problem, and it should be addressed sooner than later.

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Main Types of Home Foundations

In Residential Blog Posts by John Topa

Depending on where you live, your home’s foundation could be one of four different kinds, the most common of which are slab foundations. Even if you don’t own your place of residence, it’s still important to know which type of foundation you’re sitting on should any problems come up.