From: "John P. Riley" <jpriley485(--nospam--at)peoplepc.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Apr 2001 09:56:42 -0500
John P. Riley, PE, SE
20 Oakwood Drive, Blue Grass, Iowa 52726
Tel & Fax: 319-381-3949
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From: "richard lewis" <rlewistx(--nospam--at)juno.com>
Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2001 9:32 AM
Subject: Foundation Jacks
> If my memory is still good, which on some days I have to question, I used
> to see adds in Aberdeen's Concrete Construction magazine for foundation
> shoring. I was a steel corkscrew type apparatus. I no longer have
> access to those magazines. Can somebody give me a lead on a web page for
> a product like this. Also, if anybody has some good or bad
> recommendations for using this product, I would appreciate hearing those
> as well.
> My application is a house located on expansive soil. The walls are 7
> inch thick stone, and it appears as though there is significant movement
> of the interior walls, moving down. The exterior walls are in fairly
> good shape. Only one wall has significant cracks, but quite a few of the
> interior walls are cracked. It makes me wonder also if poor soil
> compaction inside the building has caused settlement of the interior
> Thanks for your help.
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