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Old 04-21-2019, 05:45 PM   #16
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First thing I would do is dig around the concrete supports in the ground to see for myself how deep they are. If they are the required depth for the frost line I would follow Neals plan to build on top of the existing concrete supports.
If digging is daunting, you could try probing with a piece of rebar to get an approximate depth based on the angle of the rebar.
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Old 04-22-2019, 05:31 AM   #17
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If digging is daunting, you could try probing with a piece of rebar to get an approximate depth based on the angle of the rebar.

" Whatever we're talking systematic's here, find the depth of the existing supports go from there however you like . Just do it."
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