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Goach99

04:16AM | 05/09/07
Member Since: 12/10/06
13 lifetime posts
Hello Everyone,

I recently purchased a 100+ year old house that needs new weeping tile installed. This house has a poured foundation, with three rows of block on top, block porch on the front, and an addition with a crawlspace on the back. Can anyone provide me with information/instructions on how the weeping tile will be installed to properly water-proof this basement? Will the weeping tile have to follow the basement walls, even under the crawlspace? And What about around the crawlspace itself?

I really need to finish it, and I'm paranoid about moisture problems.

Thanks!

Glenn Good

09:53AM | 05/21/07
Member Since: 09/10/03
314 lifetime posts
This works best when installed around the exterior of the foundation walls. If you need detailed step-by-step instructions contact me through my website.

Moderator: Construction Systems, Foundations, and Masonry & Stone

For more information about me, my qualifications, and/or home inspections please visit my website at:

www.consultationdirect.com


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