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Posted by Cannon in Sierra Vista, AZ on 8/4/2008

Just to update, our slab pour went great! Matt and his guys did an awesome job. I remeasured all of the dimensions after the forms were stripped and there is not one dimension off by more than 1/4". Most are spot on. Since this is a SIP build that is pretty important, and I am very pleased. We had them pour the back patio as well, but held off on the garage apron and door slabs until all the heavy trucks are done. After Matt we had LRC come in and install the septic tank and field. That should be done any day as it is just waiting on final inspection. 

Between the septic and the slab I had the electric service brought in and I mounted a temporary post and installed our service panel. I still have to tie the ufer on and install a GFCI prior to getting the power turned on. We are now in our monsoon season so I plan on sitting tight on any further progress until the third week of September. I did send our plans to the SIP manufacturer to get the final cost run and get the panels started. They are running about five weeks out so that will be perfect for September.

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Slab is done, weather building
Jake by the creek. Looks like we will have water in it about two months out of the year. Yippee!!
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