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Tip #27. How do I know if my basement leak is caused by a drain tile failure?
A floor leak is not necessarily indicative of a drain tile failure. An analysis from a foundation repair specialist will identify the cause. While soil settlement and drain tile material erosion can cause drainage system failure, soil settlement can lead to saturation, drought, and foundation shifting.