Whenever structural damage occurs in your house, it can pose a major risk to the foundation of the house. Your house may even collapse if the structural damages are not repaired. There may be signs of structural damage in the interiors as well as the exteriors of your home.
The signs of structural damage on the interiors of your home include a gap at the point where the walls and floors meet, bowed walls, nail pops, drywall cracks around the door frame, bouncy or uneven floors, basement walls which are cracked, cabinets which swing open, sticking doors or windows, among several others.
The signs of structural damage on the exterior of your home include stairs of front porch which pull away from your home, cracks in the stonework or brick in steps/stairs, leaning or cracked chimney, gaps in door frames or windows, etc.