🕑 Reading time: 1 minuteShallow foundations are constructed where soil layer at shallow depth (upto 1.5m) is able to support the structural loads. The depth of shallow foundations are generally less than its width.
Different Types of Shallow FoundationsThe different types of shallow foundation are:
- Strip footing
- Spread or isolated footing
- Combined footing Strap or cantilever footing
- Mat or raft Foundation