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Crumbling Foundations Complete Coverage

Crumbling Foundations Complete Coverage

NBC Connecticut's Award-Winning Coverage of the Crumbling Foundation Crisis

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 08:37 AM EST

Crumbling Foundations Report Has No Plan for Financial Help

Crumbling Foundations Report Has No Plan for Financial Help

The state Department of Consumer Protection has released its final report into the costly problem of concrete home foundations that have been crumbling. While the report into the 18-month investigation provides...

Friday, Nov 4, 2016 at 12:44 PM EDT

Mineral a ‘Contributing Factor’ to Crumbling Foundations: AG

Mineral a ‘Contributing Factor’ to Crumbling Foundations: AG

The attorney general has been looking into the issue of crumbling home foundations that is plaguing hundreds of homeowners in Hartford, Tolland and Windham counties and released a scientific report Friday...

Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016 at 04:33 PM EDT

Governor Calls on FEMA to Help With Crumbling Foundations

Governor Calls on FEMA to Help With Crumbling Foundations

The NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters have learned that Gov. Dan Malloy is requesting that the Federal Emergency Management Agency get involved with the crumbling foundation problem in Hartford, Tolland and...

Monday, Oct 17, 2016 at 11:29 PM EDT

Enfield Passes Measure to Assist With Crumbling Foundations

Enfield Passes Measure to Assist With Crumbling Foundations

The town of Enfield has voted in favor of a measure to offer assistance to homeowners with crumbling foundations.

Saturday, Aug 13, 2016 at 10:25 AM EDT

Former Employees Say Concrete Company's Practices Contributed to Crumbling Foundations

Former Employees Say Concrete Company's Practices Contributed to Crumbling Foundations

John Soucy is one of several former employees from the 1970s, 80s and 90s who said the company's regular practices had a direct impact on the quality of the concrete used for residential foundations.

Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016 at 04:57 PM EDT

Lawmakers Write to Insurers About Crumbling Foundations

Lawmakers Write to Insurers About Crumbling Foundations

Several members of Connecticut’s Congressional delegation have sent letters to Connecticut insurers regarding the proposal by the State of Connecticut to provide relief to homeowners with crumbling foundations...

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 at 04:36 PM EST

State Won't Sue Companies Over Crumbling Foundations

State Won't Sue Companies Over Crumbling Foundations

The NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters have learned the state does not plan to pursue legal action against the companies at the center of the crumbling foundation issue.

Friday, Jul 1, 2016 at 02:41 PM EDT

Foundation Exclusive Insurance Pool Rollout

Foundation Exclusive Insurance Pool Rollout

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 at 04:39 PM EST

Deal Could Help Homeowners Pay to Fix Crumbling Foundations

Deal Could Help Homeowners Pay to Fix Crumbling Foundations

Connecticut has negotiated a deal with several insurance companies to create a pool of more than $50 million to help homeowners affected by crumbling foundations, the NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters have...

Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 at 11:26 PM EDT

State Insurance Commissioner Attends Foundations Meeting

State Insurance Commissioner Attends Foundations Meeting

People showed up a meeting in South Windsor to learn what's being done about crumbling home foundations.

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