DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > Framing and Foundation > Concrete Slab





Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-23-2006, 10:23 PM  
adobe fixer
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 1
Default Concrete Slab

Hello all,
I'm new to this forum and quite a novice at DIY. I bought an older adobe home with an 18 inch crawlspace and wooden floor joists and wood floors. The master bath and guest bath on the west side of the house are sagging in the middle. These two bathrooms share a common wall with two bathtubs and sinks sharing that wall. I don't think there is water damage, but I'm not 100% sure.

Anyway, on to my question. I would prefer to upgrade the house to a concrete slab with hot water radient heating . Obviously, this a big project. Is it possible? and is it logical?

I may eventually add a 2nd story and I want the foundation and framework to be solid and efficient before I do. Forgive me for being a novice.



__________________
adobe fixer is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
Concrete porch and steps rookiepb Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 4 11-07-2008 05:10 AM
Concrete slab vs. crawlspace? debraanne Framing and Foundation 4 08-04-2008 11:40 AM
Need Advice on Filling low spot on Concrete Slab patio. DebbieG Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 4 06-03-2008 07:33 AM
Smoothing rough concrete slab WilliamC Framing and Foundation 1 02-19-2007 12:53 AM
Ceramic Tile on Concrete Slab onryx2 Flooring 2 09-05-2006 09:11 PM