The anchor should be driven completely into the ground so the head is just above the surface. The straps should be taught and not have any play. The straps should go
Anchors should not be paved over or buried completely in dirt because the weight of the cement could cause straps to snap, and fertilizers used on gardens surrounding anchors could cause corrosion.
In large part, the safety of Oklahoma’s mobile-home residents depends on getting the word out that tie-downs need to be tightenend regularly after years of wear and tear, they may even required to be replaced.
Mobile home owners should call a mobile home moving company for inspection and possible replacement of the bricks, straps, or anchors.