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Our home was built in 1980 in Midlothian VA It is a single

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Our home was built in 1980 in Midlothian VA It is a single family 1000 sq ft our Problem is that our ceilings keep cracking and the conners of the walls walls have cracks in them as well. How can we fix this or have some one come our and take a look.
JA: OK. Is there anything else the structural engineer should be aware of?
Customer: When I took off the siding for a repair there was no strapping I was told there was supposed to be. there is homeosoate on the out side no plywood.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 8 months ago.

I can help

Expert:  walkereng replied 8 months ago.

Do you have any pictures you can share with me?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
No but there is a new roof and it still is happening The only other thing is the siding is masonite
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Ok so what's the answer?
Expert:  walkereng replied 8 months ago.

What area of the country are you located in?

Expert:  walkereng replied 8 months ago.

What type of foundation system do you have (slab on grade, wood floor with crawl space, etc)?

Expert:  walkereng replied 8 months ago.

Let me know when you come back online.

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