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Old 06-12-2008, 12:45 AM   #1
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I was wondering if anyone had any experience with bigfoot footings. They attach to the sonotube and enable you to pour both the footing and the piers all at once. Where i live the footings need to be 24"x24"x6" and the piers to be 18" and 8" above grade. I feel these would make the job go a little faster and alieviate the need for 2 separate pours. Any ideas/guesses if these meet code. BTW this is for a 14"x14" deck

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Old 06-12-2008, 05:19 AM   #2
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code i don't know but if i were using your method for my new deck, it wouldn't bother me a bit,,, i like the things - either flexible or paper.
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Check their website but I believe only the BF36 will fit an 18" tube, which means you must dig at least a 36" diameter hole. That's one huge footing for a deck support.
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Old 06-12-2008, 09:35 AM   #4
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Sorry I wasnt clear the piers have to be 10" diameter and 18" below grade and 8" above. Hope fully the do a smaller version......
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