Types of foundation in construction

Foundation are made in different types according to the surface of the earth as well as capacity of soil

so basically foundation are classified into two main categories .

Shallow foundation

 Deep foundation

Shallow foundation : a shallow foundation is the type of foundation in which the depth of foundation is equal or less than its width

it is situated below the lowest part of structure .

Deep foundation : in this type of foundation the depth is much greater than its width.

This foundation is placed at a deeper depth below the ground level .

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