Crumbling Foundations Complete Coverage - NBC Connecticut
Crumbling Foundations Complete Coverage

Crumbling Foundations Complete Coverage

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

Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 12:21 PM EDT

U.S. Senators Come Hear About Crumbling Concrete Problem

U.S. Senators Come Hear About Crumbling Concrete Problem

There was standing-room only as both of Connecticut’s U.S. Senators came to northern Connecticut Wednesday to address the state’s crumbling concrete crisis.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 11:30 PM EDT

US Attorney Will Not Investigate Crumbling Foundations

US Attorney Will Not Investigate Crumbling Foundations

For months Connecticut Citizens Against Crumbling Basements (CCACB) said it would ask the feds for help if it didn't get the assistance it wanted from the state.

Sunday, Jul 30, 2017 at 03:48 PM EDT

Navy Seeks Tool to Detect Mineral in Crumbling Foundations

Navy Seeks Tool to Detect Mineral in Crumbling Foundations

The U.S. Navy is working to develop a new high-tech gadget that can quickly identify whether a debilitating iron sulfide mineral exists in concrete, the same problem that's plaguing thousands of Connecticut...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 03:01 PM EDT

Lawmakers Seek Fund to Help Crumbling Foundation Homeowners

Lawmakers Seek Fund to Help Crumbling Foundation Homeowners

Connecticut may not have a deal on a new state budget, but one key senator says there's agreement on creating a fund to help thousands of homeowners whose concrete foundations are crumbling.

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 04:36 PM EDT

Complaint Asks Feds to Investigate Crumbling Foundations

Complaint Asks Feds to Investigate Crumbling Foundations

Several Connecticut homeowners whose homes have been damaged because the foundations are crumbling are calling for a federal investigation into the problem.

Tuesday, Jun 6, 2017 at 05:47 AM EDT

Home Buyers Say Some Sellers May Be Hiding Foundation Issues

Home Buyers Say Some Sellers May Be Hiding Foundation Issues

"Buyers Beware" is the message some home buyers are sharing after they claim some sellers are hiding crumbling foundation issues.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 02:05 PM EDT

Homeowners, Officials Call for Crumbling Foundations Support

Homeowners, Officials Call for Crumbling Foundations Support

Homeowners and local town officials from Eastern Connecticut are scheduled to come to the Legislative Office Building in Hartford Monday to urge lawmakers to pass a bill addressing the crumbling foundations...

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 09:28 PM EDT

Crumbling Foundations Revealed in Several Commercial Buildings

Crumbling Foundations Revealed in Several Commercial Buildings

Since the NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters broke the crumbling foundations story in July of 2015, the focus has been on the financial burden plaguing hundreds of homeowners in Hartford, Tolland and Windham...

Friday, Mar 17, 2017 at 11:14 PM EDT

Crumbling Foundations Bill Making Headway at Legislature

Crumbling Foundations Bill Making Headway at Legislature

Homeowners have begged the state for assistance in fixing their crumbling foundations. There are now more details about a wide ranging bill that could help.It will use grants, loans, and other relief--mostly...

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 09:56 AM EST

Governor Proposes Loan Program for Crumbling Foundations

Governor Proposes Loan Program for Crumbling Foundations

Gov. Dannel Malloy is proposing legislation to help residents of northeastern Connecticut whose home foundations are crumbling. It includes a state program that will assist homeowners who would otherwise have...

About

The NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters' continuing coverage of the crumbling foundation crisis in Connecticut.

Awards & Recognition

Crumbling Foundations

2017 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award

2016 Edward R. Murrow Award
Regional Winner, News Series

2015 IRE Award Finalist
Broadcast/Video - Small Market

NBC Nightly News

New York Times

Photos & Videos