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speeedr

06:00AM | 05/19/02
Member Since: 05/18/02
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I am building a new luxury home on Long Island and the contractor suggested spring a termite barrier about the foundation before it is backfilled and also under the basement floor before it is poured. I am also supposed to add the Watchdog spray-on liner to the outside foundation walls for waterproofing and also to keep insects out of any foundation cracks once it settles.

rpxlpx

09:37AM | 05/28/02
Member Since: 03/13/00
1675 lifetime posts
What's the question?

speeedr

04:37PM | 05/28/02
Member Since: 05/18/02
12 lifetime posts
My question is - is the termite barrier that my contractor suggested a good idea or is it a waste of money taking into consideration that I also applied a rubber coating to the exterior foundation walls.
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