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Old 01-28-2014, 09:13 PM   #16
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Just wondering if my foundation has issue


1/2 perf - see the holes in the top pic ? we coat fnd walls incl slab edge

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Old 01-28-2014, 09:25 PM   #17
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We can see just 1/2 the holes in the pipe.......the rest are facing the foundation
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1/2 perf'd - just can make out 1 row of holes in the top pic ? we coat fnd walls incl slab edge

i have a better monitor than jo 'cause he can't see any holes but not as good as gary's who can see holes that aren't there don't you guys have pvc pipe that's only perf'd on 1/2 of the surface ?
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Old 01-29-2014, 08:42 AM   #19
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1/2 perf'd - just can make out 1 row of holes in the top pic ? we coat fnd walls incl slab edge

i have a better monitor than jo 'cause he can't see any holes but not as good as gary's who can see holes that aren't there don't you guys have pvc pipe that's only perf'd on 1/2 of the surface ?
I was mistaken, I went back a few times, and didn't see the perf holes until this morning........

From what I gather, the pipe is being used to drain water from the back yard to the front yard, or vice-versa, and it just happens to be next to the foundation. I wouldn't run the perf. next to the foundation, only at the end where it's actually collecting the water. I'd run solid bedded in less-impervious soils near the foundation IF it was me.............

But, I may not understand what the OP is trying to do here either.........
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In most cases ( like this one ) it would help if the homeowner would back up and take a distance shot of the whole side of the building before taking close ups.

You can't take too many pictures when your trying to get help solving a problem with your home.

Those holes are really there itsreallyconcrete.........I wasn't seeing things.
right at the top of the pipe.


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