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Posted by PJ in Colorado Springs, CO on 9/30/2006

The framers are making up for lost time.

We finally passed grey water inspection! After setting the pipe three times... we had to hurry and get the trench partially filled because guess what? More rain coming!

Insp. Date   Contractor           S    Inspector       Comments
29-Sep        HOMEOWNER  PB  C. SCOTT    

Remember the mud problems on 8/3? Well, the framer found some significant problems requiring engineering help. The kitchen wall, at the laundry room, was five inches out of plumb resulting in the location of the "virtual" second floor SIP wall sitting in thin air above it. Since the ICF sub was responsible for the wall, he was responsible for the fix. His engineer decided to support the overhang with graduated microlams supported by gusseted angle iron bolted into the concrete. 

Although most of the voids from 8/3 had already been filled, we found a large void (an entire block) above the garage back door.

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