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garlicman

11:42AM | 04/13/04
Member Since: 02/29/04
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Help, I am having new HVAC installed on addition on back of home. Addition was built over old concrete wall and stairs. Ductwork and vents neeed to run through this wall. The foundation poured for addition butts up at both ends of wall I need a 20"x 10" hole. Having the concrete cut with wet saw is about $500. Can I just score outline and use hammer drill to make opening. The opening doesn't have to be neat as it is in a crawlspace/basement. The structural integrity will not be compromise as the load is carried over 30' foundation and anchored to original foundation 3' away.
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