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RE: CMU Walls on Sloping Foundation

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next] Why not cast a stepped curb with a few dowels drilled in and anchored to the sloping grade beam with epoxy adhesive?

From: "Michael Bryson" <mbryson(--nospam--at)>
Reply-To: <seaint(--nospam--at)>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)>
Subject: CMU Walls on Sloping Foundation
Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2005 20:04:49 -0700

Does anyone have an opinion on whether it is impractical to lay CMU
block directly on a sloping grade beam?

Sure it is difficult but is it too impractical? What if the slope was
steep i.e. approaching 30 or 40 degrees?


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