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Re: Fixed base timber column

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Bart,

How do you prevent water from getting in the TS10X10 and rotting the timber?

A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
Tucson, Arizona

Bart Needham wrote:

. > A 10x10 is 9.5" x 9.5".  Cast a TS 10 x 10 x 1/4 in the foundation, flush 
. > with the highest top of concrete elevationt that you desire.  This will 
. > provide 9.5"
. > clear.  Stick the 10 x 10 in the TS.