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DIY gone awry

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While on an inspection in Concord North Carolina, a basement garage that was added to the home at some point, and was installed improperly. Several floor joist were cut to provide clearance for a vehicle to enter the garage door. While not taking in the structural ramifications of said project, improperly sized structural members were added to this area. The resulting consequence, is home needing an full structural analysis of foundation.