While the Nazis and Japanese couldn’t sink the Battleship Texas, time nearly did. At one point, a third of her hull flooded. See restoration in this video. Her 14-inch guns came to life at 5:30am the morning of June 6th, 1944 just off Omaha Beach marking the start of Operation Overlord, better known as D-Day. […]
Block and base foundation systems are the granddaddy of foundation methods in Texas. See an antique home rescued after a block and base foundation loses it footing to drought-starved ground.