Waterproofing
Day 64

Day 64

Foundation drain pipes were placed along the east basement wall (right of video). The pipes were placed now so that they can extend under the concrete that will be poured for the footings, but will not be connected to anything until later. The guys got a huge amount of rebar placed today, but there is...
Day 57

Day 57

The drain pipe for the low-point in the theater was placed in the trench that was laid yesterday and the trench was back-filled. The slope on the north east side of the theater (top right of video) was corrected and the driveway slope (top left) was made usable. After lunch, the electric company finally showed...
Day 56

Day 56

This morning was spent discussing some strategies in the morning, and the afternoon was spent digging a 4ft deep trench to feed a foundation drain from the lowest point of the theater room to the garage – where a sump pit will be placed. The foundation drains collect water finds its way between the soil...