Arlington Arts & Crafts | Foundation Fundamentals
On this episode of This Old House Kevin meets Tommy in the old playroom, looking out over the work on the new foundation. Tommy shows Kevin the ICF's (insulated concrete forms) that replace traditional foundation molds. They discuss the high efficiency achieved with this system. Then Tommy introduces Kevin to Kent Reusswick, who supervises the installation. Kent's crew finishes the job and is there when the concrete is poured.
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