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A complete guidance on basement foundation

This construction film includes some snapshots which were undertaken to construct the basement of a high rise structure.

In order to develop a basement, you should follow the right procedures so that the building becomes strong and long lasting. Each building requires a good foundation. To make a robust foundation, it must be constructed on solid soil as well as expanded below the frost line.

If water flows underneath a foundation of a house and it frosts, it can elevate even the heaviest houses. It will lead to major structural damage to your home. In most localities, there exist a Residential Building Code that should be adhered while developing a basement. It will guide you to discover the depth your foundation that should be below the frost line.

A basement is constructed with concrete block, poured concrete, pre-cast concrete, or even treated wood for all houses or locations.

Construction of a basement