Inadequate Slope

Inadequate Ground Slope

Inadequate slkope is a term used to define the contouring of the finished ground around a dwelling where the gradient of the slope does not allow rain water to flow away drom the footings and the base of exterior walls. 

An Inadequate Slope may result in water not being drained away which in turn may result in water ponding with persistent moisture attractive to fungal decay, termite activity.