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DStone1

05:15AM | 09/17/05
Member Since: 09/16/05
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I have laid three blocks hig on my 26x32 garage slab, some say I should fill them and others say no I should not. If i do not fill them how do you anchor your sill plate?

homebild

06:22AM | 09/17/05
Member Since: 01/28/03
693 lifetime posts
Code requires that your J-bolts or approved foundation straps must be set into grout in the block web usually to a depth of at least 7 inches.

These bolts or straps are used to fasten the sill plate to the foundation.

Only the webs containing the bolts/straps need to be grouted.
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