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  •  The soil isn't good for basements. (1+ / 0-)
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    It is sandy at the top and clay underneath. The water table is high, too. Basements would crack and shift, and take in too much water. That could compromise the structure of the house on top of it.

    "YOPP!" --Horton Hears a Who

    by Reepicheep on Mon May 20, 2013 at 06:28:06 PM PDT

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