Footings

I’ve done a blog previously on the footings, but recently when I was out taking pictures, I got a chance to see the workers building the forms.  This is a job that must be very exact because the walls are based on these footings. The engineers come to the sight and put a mark at […]

September 9, 2009 · sschulte · No Comments
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Building the walls

Much goes into construction of the walls. After the base is built, rebar is added in specific places to help hold the shape of the concrete. You will notice in the first picture the worker is tying the rebar so that it curves in the correct shape of the wall. At the bottom right of […]

September 3, 2009 · sschulte · No Comments
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