Drought conditions and persistent dryness can cause severe damage to your home. You can clearly see the changes happening above ground, but there are also major shifts happening below the ground.
As the natural soil moisture dwindles, you will begin to see signs of damage to homes, roads, driveways and patios. For example, Colorado’s clay soil can make properties especially susceptible to these issues. Knowing what to look for can help you avoid situations where your home becomes structurally unsound and drops in value.
In this infographic by Complete Basement Systems, learn how the drought conditions affect your home foundation.