Understanding Concrete Foundation Systems

Concrete Foundation Your new home will require a solid concrete foundation to assure that the structure will stand the test of time. There are several types of concrete foundation systems available depending on where you live and the type of foundation system you will install. Let’s begin with the most basic of structural concrete foundation systems. Concrete Foundation-Structural Slab System The … Continue reading Understanding Concrete Foundation Systems

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Waterproofing the Basement Correctly

Waterproofing the Basement Waterproofing the basement should begin during the construction process if possible. During the first phase of new construction when the footings and basement walls are first poured is the best time to head off future possible problems. Begin the process of waterproofing the basement by correctly installing an approved drainage tile system around the perimeter of the footings. We recommend using … Continue reading Waterproofing the Basement Correctly