Insurer were just a week away from jacking and packing level a 60 year old house in the Port Hills using the existing foundation without any  foundation improvements. The owner engaged Underfoot Services for a second opinion. Underfoot Services found evidence from damaged drains that underground streams and new springs higher up the hill had undermined and voided under existing foundation; this led to further Geotechnical investigation being done, proving extensive foundation design was required along with slope stabilisation.