The foundation and footings are to a home, what the legs and feet are to the human body. The footings anchor the home to the ground and support the foundation, which in turn supports the entire home. So ensuring that you have a solid foundation is essential.
One of the best parts about buying a new home, is dreaming up all of the things that your ultimate dream home would have. Of course, there will be compromises, but coming up with a list of the things you love can really help you narrow your focus on what's important to you.
There may be affiliate links in this post. By clicking on them, or purchasing recommended items, I may receive a small compensation, at no cost to you. Thank you for supporting Making This Home when you shop. See my full disclosure policy for more information.