28 Feb 2013

Footer Installation For A Room Addition

For this do it yourself project you will find step-by-step instructions and photos of a footer installation for a room addition.

Excavate area below frost line per Code.

Place forms to provide minimum Code thickness.

Step forms as necessary to maintain proper depth below frost line.

Dowel #4 reinforcing bar into existing foundation.

Install #4 reinforcing bar to proper depth and placement in corners.

Place Concrete.

Float concrete for level surface to allow even placement of foundation forms.

Foundation walls installed.