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Ledge

06:47PM | 08/21/01
Member Since: 08/20/01
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I am looking at buying a new house that is already under construction. The only thing is when I looked down into the basement (no stairs down yet) the slab had not been put in yet. The walls on the home are already framed up.

Should I be concerned about this or is this the normal way that basements are constructed in New England? The home is going to have a slab in the basement, but how will having it put in later affect the house and the basement?


Jay J

06:19AM | 08/22/01
Member Since: 10/26/00
782 lifetime posts
Come on now, Ledge. You don't think we live a 'sheltered life' in that we don't visit the other 2 pages you posted your question on??!

See follow-ups at: Basement in new home question...

Jay J -Moderator

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