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Pouring the foundation.

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First cement truck loading into pumper truck.

Tom and Ed Moore ready to move the pumping hose into action.

Pumper ready and in place at first corner to be filled.

Filling the forms and rough plumbing the walls.

Filling concrete around a window opening. Notice the bracing and blocking.

Soprema Peel & Stick waterproof membrane being added to outside layer of foam. Notice the foam step to bridge thermal gap later.

Additional layer of 2” EPS insulation added, glued and nailed to ICF foundation forms at the plastic ribs.

Footing stone in ditch with interior drain pipe coming through footing.

Footing drains being installed around foundation.

Protective fabric being installed on top of foundation stone and being lightly covered before back fill.  Note upright pipes for footing cleanouts.

Backfilling the foundation.

Author: kikamca

Traveling with Steve to San Francisco to the International Association of Laryngectomees Annual Meeting and Voice Conference!

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