Dig a Basement under an Existing House?

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You can dig a basement under and existing house. This can be used as a safe house or for various things. Some people use it to keep wine underground.
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1. Level out the ground in the basement. You will need to dig out the dirt and bucket it out of the basement. Don't disturb the dirt 45 degrees from the base of the sidewalls or the
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Ask your local Plumber. That's why he went to school.
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Why bother? How much more will your house be worth if you built a new basement vs. selling the house and buying a new one with basement already built. I tried what you were trying
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Jennifer - thanks for your question! You're right to be concerned about the soil your foundation sits on. While there's no "rule of thumb" regarding settling, soils differ
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