Slab on Grade
You're in the right place for step-by-step guides to insulated slab on grade foundations and floors especially if building a high-efficiency LEED, Passive House, ZNE, FPSF or Positive Energy or Passive Solar Homes.
Are slab on grade foundations cheaper than a basement?
Slab on Grade for House in Grand Rapids MI - Can I get Prefab form kits & Assistance easily?
Can you replace an old slab foundation with an air heated slab?
What Should You Look For When Buying a Slab on Grade Home?
What is the best way to build a slab on grade on bedrock?
How much insulation should I install underneath my concrete slab in my basement?
Can you install tubing under a slab on grade foundation to extract heat in winter?
Can you help me choose between a slab on grade and pressure treated wood foundation?
Do I need to insulate under the footings of a frost protected shallow foundation?
What are the factors I should consider for choosing between a slab on grade and basement?
What should I look for if I want to buy a slab on grade house?
Can you help me decide between a foundation, slab on grade and crawlspace?
Does insulating a slab on grade make the building less stable?
Slab on Grade
Professionals and DIY slab forming systems are covered including ICF, Solar Heated Radiant heated, Hydronic Radiant heated and traditional Raft slabs.
How to prepare the ground, choose a design and then the right system, much will depend on the space available, the insolation, the location and the experience of the builders involved in construction.
here at EcoHome we aim to make succesful Slab on Grade construction Easy by showing how, from design to build.