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Past Hurricane Damage Observations

During our past work observing hurricane-related damages, we have noticed several important and recurrent issues.  They are as follows: Slab-On-Grade Foundations – Many of the homes in the hurricane regions are constructed with slab-on-grade foundation systems. These systems are very susceptible to differential foundation/soil movement unrelated to the hurricane wind forces. There are numerous claims regarding slab-on-grade movement […]