Carol DeVaughan, left, stands in her house as Corey Grotefendt, right, works to stabilize DeVaughan's settling foundation on Aug. 29, 2012, in Manchester, Mo. Home repair businesses that fix basements... more 
Carol DeVaughan, left, stands in her house as Corey Grotefendt, right, works to stabilize DeVaughan's settling foundation on Aug. 29, 2012, in Manchester, Mo. Home repair businesses that fix basements and foundations are busy this summer because the drought is sucking moisture from the soil, causing homes to settle and foundations to crack more than normal. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Jeff Roberson
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 11:18 AM EDT