But not as much as you might think.

Where have I heard that before?

I think I would have tried Go Fund Me before resorting to this.

It's a county crew washing dirt into the storm drain.  They lack a sense of humor...oh and they are camera shy.

Leaving the form boards in the dirt arts termites of fresh easy pickings.

The wall was built without a permit or inspection.  The owner assured me several times that only the best material and workmen were used for the wall.

Don't be misled by the Uni-Strut and riser clamp.  That is no substitute for a top wall-plate structural strap.  

The electrical work has weakened the structure.

That's gonna be a lump in the ceiling.