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The Day the House Fell: Homeowner Soil Problems from Landslides to Expansive Clays and Wet Basements

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This is a book about soils--not soils that grow things, but soils that are intended to support hillsides, walls, streets, and houses. Richard Handy uses his years of professional engineering experience, his knowledge of geology, and his sense of humor to provide a light-hearted look at soil problems that confound buyers and owners of homes. With straightforward, easy-to-re ...more
Hardcover, 230 pages
Published January 1st 1995 by American Society of Civil Engineers
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Excellent layman's language book on soil problems faced by homeowners.
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