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0219 Differential Settlement Variable Soil Types - Structure Structural Foundation
 
0219 Differential Settlement Variable Soil Types - Structure Structural Foundation -

Image Text: Sandy soil - good bearing capacity > silty soil - poor bearing capacity > if footings are designed for sandy soil, the footings for the portion of the house over the silty soil may be undersized > this could lead to differential settlement

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