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Cracks in the foundation

a novel

by Erica Ferencik

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Waking Dream Press in [Framingham, MA] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wiccans,
  • Humorous stories,
  • Real estate agents,
  • Real estate business,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Erica Ferencik
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3606.E746 C73 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26331771M
    ISBN 100981574106
    ISBN 109780981574103
    LC Control Number2008924584
    OCLC/WorldCa224907496


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Cracks in the Foundation: Reforming Our Thinking To Accelerate Revival Steve Backlund. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Next. Editorial Reviews About the Author. Steve Backlund is an author, speaker, leadership developer and associate pastor from Bethel Church, in Redding, CA.

Before joining the Bethel team, he spent seventeen /5(7). Erica Ferencik clearly knows real estate, and her love for her characters comes through on every page of Cracks in the Foundation.

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This book challenges basic assumptions of familiar Bible verses and common Christian phrases. The truths shared will help identify "cracks" in our thinking and set a foundation for us to fully receive and live out our God-given potential. cracked me up.

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That’s the joke. It’s just one book. So far. Ferencik promotes. Cracks in your foundation – whether it be brick, concrete, or masonry – can be daunting. You might immediately jump to thoughts of repairs, structural damage, and decrease in the value of your property.

Before you worry, remember that not all foundation cracks are bad. In fact, most foundation cracks are completely natural and can be easily fixed. Types of Foundation Cracks and How to Fix: Foundation cracks have many causes, but the cause of the crack can usually be determined by the type of crack, as can the solution to the crack problem.

Vertical crack: A vertical foundation crack is a crack that goes straight up and down or slightly diagonal, within 30 degrees of vertical. Vertical cracks are of least concern and are commonly seen. Diagonal Cracks. Another common type of crack that you may encounter is a diagonal crack that runs along your foundation or basement wall at a degree angle.

This type of crack may be a thin hairline crack, but will likely be wider at one end than the other. Diagonal foundation cracks are caused by differential settling of a foundation. The Foundation series is a science fiction book series written by American author Isaac collected infor thirty years the series was a trilogy: Foundation, Foundation and Empire, and Second won the one-time Hugo Award for "Best All-Time Series" in Asimov began adding new volumes inwith two sequels: Foundation's Edge and Foundation and Earth, and Author: Isaac Asimov.

Hairline cracks in the mortar between concrete blocks are rarely worth worrying about. Cracks at an L-shape section, such as where a foundation steps down to follow a hillside, are probably shrinkage cracks, especially if they meander and taper down to a hairline. These aren’t a structural issue.

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The truths shared in this book will help fill and repair “cracks" in our thinking which rob us of our God-given potential. Just like the horizontal crack is bad news, so is a vertical crack. Cracks that present wider at the top usually mean the foundation is dropping or the center of the foundation is heaving.

For cracks that are wider at the bottom, the foundation is likely heaving and the center is dropping. Diagnosing Cracks in Your Foundation. Cracks in your foundation come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. It is not unusual for foundation cracks to form within the first year of new construction, often near windows, corners of the walls or floors or in the longer sections of your foundation.

Most are due to foundation settling and are usually not a cause for concern. Cracks in a foundation wall could let termites into your home, or, if they get large enough, become a structural problem. By Roy Berendsohn.

WukieGrl/Flickr. We have a crack in our foundation wall Author: Roy Berendsohn. Cracks in the Foundation.

83 likes. Reforming our thinking to accelerate ers: Cracks described by "wavy mortar" which were caused by damage during backfill while mortar was still "green" or soft (un-cured) and which are not accompanied by other signs of ongoing or additional movement, can be attributed to a single-event and may not require repair (depending on total amount of.

Foundations are rigid and tend to crack over time. Minor cracks, though unsightly, are not normally cause for alarm. Major cracks, on the other hand, indicate substantial movement and can undermine the home’s structural integrity. Therefore, you can’t just ignore cracks in a foundation or concrete slab.

Foundation cracks and movement are discussed by type and location of foundation cracks, vertical foundation cracks, horizontal cracks, and diagonal foundation cracks, and shrinkage cracking. To be used properly, this information must be combined with specific on-site observations at the particular building in order to form a reliable opinion.

Lately, my foundation – something that I trusted to be completely solid and unbreakable – began to tremble and shake. Between what’s happening in our country and some unforeseen developments in my personal life, I have felt the cracks beginning to deepen and my footing beginning to feel unsteady.

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Cracks in a building. Written in the witty, forthright style that has earned her legions of devoted readers, Cracks in My Foundation offers an even deeper and more candid look into this beloved author's mind and heart, exploring such universal themes as friends and family, home, glamour and beauty, children, travel, and more.

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These cracks take several years to form and occur well beneath the surface. The repeated freezing and thawing of moisture inside the foundation gradually wears on the aggregate and crumbles the concrete, making it quite vulnerable once the cracks are visible on the surface.

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Stair-Step Cracks look like stair steps in the home’s mortar and may be a cause for concern if the cracks measure more than a 1/4 in width and the wall or foundation is bulging. Stair-step cracks usually occur when there is a moisture problem in the soil around the home’s foundation.

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Shocking, reminiscent of Lord of Author: Sheila Kohler. Determining how to fix a crack in the foundation requires that you understand the actual reason for it, which can be one of many things. Although there are outlier cases where you can get foundation cracks for seemingly unrelated reasons, these are the most common reasons you’re going to be experiencing foundation wall cracks.

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One of the most common forms of foundation cracks is the cracks that occur on the tops of the corners of foundations. The cracks can cause a triangular piece of concrete, sometimes called a wedge, to break loose from a foundation.

Most of the time, a cracked corner is not caused by foundation movement. The most common cause is temperature changes. Most cracks in slabs are small expansion cracks that should not pose a problem.

If the crack will show, it can be filled with a concrete repair caulk. However, if the crack is 1/4” wide or wider, and one side is higher than the other, you may have a settling problem that should be examined by a structural engineer.

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Created with Sketch. The foundation is, quite literally, the base of your home. It is the bedrock upon which the whole structure rests, so it must be strong and stable enough to support the entire house.

Any damage or defects that compromise the integrity of the foundation can be cause for concern—and might be a significant problem. Marian Keyes - Cracks in My Foundation. Afterwards, I fell among poets. There was a load of them in the front row, several looking like James Joyce, right down 4/5(32).

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Figure 1 Figure 1 is a classic example of how cracks form between sections of a building. A new addition has experienced settling as a result of soil consolidation at the new Size: KB. Foundation cracks are typically something that home inspectors look for around the perimeter inside and out.

Foundations in Marion and Polk counties are usually a poured concrete or possibly concrete block type foundation. Concrete does two things, it gets hard and it cracks. Small, less than an eighth inch, vertical cracks are typically indicators of. Hearing God’s Word, but failing to follow it, is like papering over the cracks of a bad foundation.

Sounds silly, but we see it all the time: Sounds silly, but we see it all the time: When one marriage hits the rocks, another follows with little more success.A cracked foundation is no laughing matter. In fact, it can be cause for serious alarm.

Foundation cracking is usually a sign of larger problems, and since your foundation ultimately holds up your home, this is one home improvement issue you don’t want to waste any time addressing.