- Foundations and Basements
- New foundations and slab-on-grade
- Slab on Grade
- Slab on grade
- Raft slab
- Basement construction
- Passive house
- Solar air heated floor
- Frost wall
- Frost protected shallow foundation
- How to insulate a basement
- Wakefield house
- Edelweiss House
What are the factors I should consider for choosing between a slab on grade and basement?
Posted by Shaun B April 2, 2019, 6:35 a.m. Slab on Grade 3 Responses
What is the best way to stop thermal bridging between my ICF walls and my footing?
Posted by Walter van den Broek Sept. 18, 2020, 11:23 a.m. Foundation choices 1 Responses
What is the best way to build a slab on grade on bedrock?
Posted by peter owen Oct. 31, 2019, 3:33 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Where do you install a weeping tile with a high water table?
Posted by Alex Kesheshian June 11, 2020, 11:54 p.m. Foundations and Basements 3 Responses
How well do Legalett slab on grade floor forms work?
Posted by Steve Sykes Aug. 18, 2019, 3:21 p.m. Slab on Grade 3 Responses
Could we use a raft slab with ICF walls on a sloped site?
Posted by Paul Fischer Sept. 15, 2020, 2:21 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Do I need to insulate under the footings of a frost protected shallow foundation?
Posted by Jon Piana April 15, 2019, 8:45 a.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
What's the difference between a slab on grade and a monolithic foundation?
Posted by Ronaldo Johnitas Dec. 10, 2019, 6:12 a.m. Slab on Grade 4 Responses
Can you replace an old slab foundation with an air heated slab?
Posted by Mike Molloy Nov. 7, 2019, 8:44 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Can you help me choose between a slab on grade and pressure treated wood foundation?
Posted by Margot Simonot May 20, 2019, midnight Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Does insulating a slab on grade make the building less stable?
Posted by Nicolas Jalbert May 28, 2018, 4:56 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Can my shallow crawl space be converted to a slab foundation?
Posted by Sian O'Keefe Aug. 15, 2020, 12:52 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
How do you choose between a basement or slab on grade?
Posted by A. Delmas May 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. Foundation choices 1 Responses
What should I look for if I want to buy a slab on grade house?
Posted by terry northcott March 25, 2019, 11:02 a.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Can you install a slab on grade foundation in the Fall and leave it over winter?
Posted by Matthew Gioia Sept. 21, 2020, 9:15 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Where would I go for guidance on structural design of footings that sit on top of high-density insulation?
Posted by Douglas Bennion July 31, 2019, 4:34 p.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses
Is a vapor barrier necessary under a concrete slab with foam insulation and if so, where does go?
Posted by Grady 22 Aug. 17, 2019, 12:19 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 3 Responses
Where do I start to build a small, affordable, low-maintenance house?
Posted by Ocean-Lynn Georgelin Oct. 22, 2019, 11:40 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses
How much does it cost to build a house by square foot?
Posted by Mike D Sept. 5, 2017, 4:12 p.m. Concept and design 1 Responses
What is the best way to build a slab foundation on a slope?
Posted by keri gelenian Nov. 23, 2020, 6:32 p.m. Foundation choices 2 Responses
What are the foundation options for a prefab house?
Posted by Richard Bowie Nov. 20, 2020, 3:40 p.m. Foundations and Basements 2 Responses
Is it possible to do a mono pour if you have a covered porch?
Posted by Frank Gascon Aug. 10, 2020, 8:05 a.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
What is the best method of building a slab on grade?
Posted by Jay Law April 19, 2021, 3:09 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses