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Posted by Larry in Angel Fire, NM on 6/14/2016

Concrete John and his crew started this morning. What a wonderful sight! It was as coordinated as ballroom dancing with everyone working on something at all times, nobody stepping over another. And never did I see them break, although they must have during the day. In the end, all the forms for the main slab are set, and the footer forms around the staircase where the old foundation was are ready to pour on Thursday. John is planning to pour the slab on Tuesday and thankfully it looks like no rain in the forecast. If we can get that far without rain, we should be in the clear going forward.


At one time, a few years back, I had thoughts of doing the footer prep and forms by myself as I have done before. I am soooooo glad I didn't go down that road. It would have taken me a month to get this set up and it would not have done as good a job. Pics below. Remember to double-click.

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Beginning the forms
Steel going in
Overview from above



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