Slab on Grade
Slab-on-grade technical guide
...framing can be done much cheaper with a slab-on-grade than a basement. With a slab, the same milestone is reached without having to build an 8-foot concrete wall, nor do you have to build a wooden subfloor on top.
Comfort and efficiency:
In the absence of 5 feet of dirt, a slab-on-grade in cold climate zones requir...