Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Building & Construction

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-10-2008, 05:44 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 13
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Concrete Form Gap Question


I'm going to be pouring a 8.5' x 16' concrete slab. I've dug up the yard and flattened it out fairly well. I built the form out of 2x4's and used 2x2's posts every few feet for anchoring it. In order to make the form level, it has some gaps underneath the 2x4's.

What is the best way to fill in the gaps under the 2x4 form?

Thanks!

bjones is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-10-2008, 06:32 PM   #2
so-elitecrete
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: ga
Posts: 151
Rewards Points: 150
Default

Concrete Form Gap Question


right ?,,, use some dirt to fill under the forms,,, just stomp it tight so it won't slide out from the mud's pressure.

so-elitecrete is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Concrete slab question houdinihar Building & Construction 2 06-07-2006 08:04 AM
Need to expand existing concrete pad for A/C unit miketegra Building & Construction 2 07-03-2005 10:27 PM
Sidewalk Meets Concrete Truck Question craigNeasttx Building & Construction 5 03-24-2005 11:40 PM
Concrete question Daniel O'Connor General DIY Discussions 1 11-22-2004 02:54 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.