This Haubstadt, IN home's basement might look familiar to you. It might look an awful lot like your basement. Foundation problems like cracking basement walls are pretty common in Gibson county and the surrounding areas. Foundation cracking, cracked basement walls, and bowing or bulging walls are caused by expansive soil. The expansive soil, like clay soil for example, swell when water is introduced and that expansion can place tremendous amounts of pressure on a foundation wall. See what happens when a basement wall suffers from a foundation settlement or bulging problem.