Building on problem soils / Discussions

What is your opinion about building a garage on posts (screw piles)?

...building on screw piles aren’t generally considered as durable as something built on a concrete foundation, so there is also long-term value to consider. What...

Posted by Les P Dec. 11, 2017, 2:21 p.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses

Could we use a raft slab with ICF walls on a sloped site?

...ontact legalett that provides slab on grade prefab kits across Canada and the US . We used one on our last demonstration home builds, here you can see a time la...

Posted by Paul Fischer Sept. 15, 2020, 2:21 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses

Where do you install a weeping tile with a high water table?

...ons that may conflict with what your engineer says. What I would point out though, is that often building on high water tables can cause exactly the type of d...

Posted by Alex Kesheshian June 11, 2020, 11:54 p.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses

How well do Legalett slab on grades work?

...ons. It means your designer only has to concern themselves with what is above grade only, so let them know early so they don't spend your money on drawing up so...

Posted by Steve Sykes Aug. 18, 2019, 3:21 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses