Substructure in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Substructure

the groundwork and base of a building or house

Examples of Substructure in a sentence

Termite inspectors frequently will explore the substructure of a house in order to see if there is any termite damage underneath the house. 🔊

When the water bill skyrocketed, the homeowner looked in the substructure of the house to see if there were any leaking pipes. 🔊

Ants were coming up through the substructure and through the house causing an infestation in the house. 🔊

An earthquake caused many cracks in the house’s substructure making it unsafe to live in.  🔊

After levelling the land, the builders began constructing the substructure of the building before moving on to the walls.  🔊

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