Home>Discussions>EXTERIORS>Gap between lawn and basement wall?
1 post / 0 new
Gap between lawn and basement wall?

In the summer months when it's very dry, I notice a gap about 3/4" to 1" between my lawn and my foundation wall. I know I have a lot of clay so it tends to shrink. I want to improve the soil so water drains and it doesn't freeze and expand against my basement wall. Any thoughts or suggestions? Has anyone else seen this? Thanks, Dave.

Sponsored Stories

TV Listings

Find TV listings for This Old House and Ask This Old House in your area.