Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Share on Google Plus Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google Plus Share via Email Share on LinkedIn Share on Pinterest Share on Tumblr Resize Text Print Article Comments National by Scott Wilson by Scott Wilson Email the author May 19 at 4:50 PM Email the author National Guard Col. Charles Anthony takes readings of sulfur dioxide gas May 18 near a fissure on Kupono Road in Pahoa, Hawaii. The Kilauea volcano, on the Big Island, has been increasingly active. (Linda Davidson/For The Washington Post) PAHOA, Hawaii — The earth cracked open beneath Leilani Estates in middle-of-the-night … [Read more...] about The earth cracked open. Walls of lava encroached. That’s just life on a Hawaiian volcano.
Cracked foundation wall
If you’ve ever seen a house being moved, you’ve witnessed extensive efforts being made to make sure that the home’s foundation is replaced with massive beams designed to ensure the structure can be lifted without any distortion of the home’s framework. Even distortion of just a few inches could cause substructures within the home to no longer fit properly.Walls could crack. Doors wouldn’t open and close correctly. Cabinets might pull away from the walls and ceiling. It probably would still be livable but the details just wouldn’t be right anymore.A ’72 Demon might not be as complex as an entire home but the same principals apply. As Muscle Car Restorations of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, prepared to replace the rear framerails and rear crossmembers, they first built support braces, welded to the frame table, to solidly support the rest of the unibody structure both front and rear. Jig posts were also fitted to both locate and support the front … [Read more...] about Dodge Demon Rear Frame Rail and Cross Member Replacement