crumbling foundations

AP
July 29, 2019 - 2:27 pm
After worrying for years about the foundations crumbling beneath their houses, hundreds of suburban homeowners in a large swath of eastern Connecticut are getting help from the state to salvage properties that had been doomed by bad batches of concrete.
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AP
July 06, 2019 - 1:42 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The owner of the Connecticut quarry linked to the crumbling foundations problem has agreed to not sell any material for residential concrete foundations for another two years. Becker Construction Co. in Willington has signed off on a voluntary agreement with the state...
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John Silva
May 22, 2019 - 10:51 am
(Ashford, Conn./WTIC) - The company providing assistance to those whose home foundations are crumbling has received it's second alottment of funding from the state. The Connecticut Foundation Solutions Indemnity Company is reporting it has received a second round of $20 million in funding from the...
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AP
April 29, 2019 - 11:42 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The entity overseeing distribution of state funds to help Connecticut homeowners with crumbling foundations has ceased authorizing new foundation construction work until it receives a payment from the state Department of Housing. Michael Maglaras, superintendent of the...
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John Silva
March 11, 2019 - 1:45 pm
(Simsbury, Conn./WTIC) - There's another development in the case of crumbling foundations in Connecticut. Condominium owners are now eligible for financial assistance if their dwellings been impacted. Pyrrhotite in the concrete has rendered the homes uninhabitable in some cases. Mike Maglaras, who...
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