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Old 10-11-2013, 09:21 PM   #1
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Hole in foundation?!!


Hi,
I have had a leak under foundation and plumbers tunneled under the house. In the process I discovered that I can see bottom of bathtub from under the tunnel. This is nor normal?

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Old 10-11-2013, 09:47 PM   #2
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Hole in foundation?!!


Slab on grade?

If you had a regular house you'll often see hoes that large under tubs too. Less of an excuse for it there but it still happens.

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yes, slab on grade. I'm in Texas and is it critical to fix this hole? I'm thinking about termites.
Also how close I need to watch plumbers when they fill up the tunnel? Can voids cause foundation problems?
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