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Old 03-03-2011, 07:41 PM   #1
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attaching a new foundation to a stone foundation


I am attaching a new concrete wall ( basement wall addition) to an existing stone and mortar foundation. Question: what sort of anchor would be used to accept a new concrete wall to the existing stone foundation ? or , can you share the alternate solution to this delema. please help thanks in advance.

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You can drill into both the footing and current foundation and install #5 rebar. Well that was the direction I got on my plans.
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thanks ron, I am installing a new footing with 20 mil stir-ups(placed in position after I pour) I will attempt drilling into existing stone foundation. and of course 20 mil dowels in stone.

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