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BV004972

11:19PM | 07/13/14
approximately the first 6 rows of blocks from the floor up about half way across one wall get partially wet when we have heavy rain. Just the bottom 1/3 of each block gets wet and efflorescence appears around some of the mortar joints. Most of the time the wall remains dry. Can I leave this alone without worry of eventual degradation of the blocks leading to structural problems?

BV000193

06:27AM | 07/14/14
I would address this soon before it damages the foundation.


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