By Scott Sumner Published July 14, 2019 11:33:01 Earthquakes are a scary and dangerous thing to experience, but they’re also one of the most important aspects of being a successful homeowner.
While many people are well aware of the risks of earthquakes, they’re rarely concerned enough about the issue to take action.
In fact, a recent survey found that only 10% of Americans think it’s important to take precautions against earthquakes.
Even though we’re not at the epicenter of a major earthquake, a number of factors can influence the likelihood that an earthquake will strike, which can lead to devastating damages and deaths.
The most important factors in the occurrence of an earthquake are: temperature and moisture