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  1. Decks & Fencing
    Hello, I would love some advice! I built a covered patio and I am now looking to build a deck under it. It will be attached to the house (11' span) on one side and I plan to use the two 8"x8" columns from the covering on the opposite side. The deck will run about 15' out from the house and it...
  2. Masonry
    I am building a 20'x20' addition for a home owner in Illinois. I have done a great deal of framming and remodel work and I need a basic cost on a foundation. It will be a four sided foundation with about four coarse of block and a footer. I would greatly appreciate any insight!! As soon as I can...
  3. Painting & Finish Work
    After test borings it was recommended that the footers were to be undercut 3 feet under and twice the width of the bearing concrete. It is to be back filled and compacted with 2B crushed stone. I questioned this and think that 2A or 2A modified would compact better. Should I just shut up and...
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