August 24, 2016
A concrete slab under the deck will make a finished basement more usable
August 17, 2016
Precast deck footings speed process, although digging through boulders takes time
August 16, 2016
Two important steps to protecting the water line from freezing and damage.
August 9, 2016
A level spot and vacuum testing required for septic tank.
August 6, 2016
Foam scrap protects the foundation waterproofing and adds R-value
August 1, 2016
The foundation of the ProHOME project in Rhode Island was designed and built with performance and water management in mind. You can read more about the theory and logic behind…
July 27, 2016
See the construction of the ProHOME foundation, and listen to the builder explain the details of its assembly and describe his approach to product selection.
July 25, 2016
One final check that the foundation is spaced far enough away from side yard setbacks before framing begins
July 15, 2016
Extra thick EPS walls on the ICFs mean the mudsill stock must be wider than usual
July 14, 2016
In this episode, host and managing editor Justin Fink talks with editor-in-chief Rob Yagid and design editor Brian Pontolilo about burying electrical conduit, proper fall protection, and pyrrhotite foundation failures. Resources…
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