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Posted in thread: Sinking enclosed patio on 12-31-2010 at 03:55 PM
I have not fixed this yet. I am waiting for the spring time when I have some more money saved
up and the weather is better. I do hope to find a way to save money by doing the work myself.
Posted in thread: Sinking enclosed patio on 10-13-2010 at 04:19 PM
Thanks for the help and quick reply. I will check with the local mud jackers to see what they
will be capable of.
Posted in thread: Sinking enclosed patio on 10-13-2010 at 03:51 PM
itsreallyconc, I do not think there is a footer at all. I think it is just a slab poured on the
ground. The frame is sitting on the slab. The cracks in the slab run from the center of the
slab out to ...
Posted in thread: Sinking enclosed patio on 10-12-2010 at 02:09 PM
The slab was poured up to the house foundation and the covered porch is integrated into the
house structure. So I do not want to tear down the existing porch structure except as a last
Posted in thread: Sinking enclosed patio on 09-23-2010 at 07:21 PM
I think it is very possible to cut around the perimeter and pour a new floor. But I'm concerned
that the remaining concrete around the perimeter (which has all of the load on it) will
Posted in thread: Sinking enclosed patio on 09-22-2010 at 12:48 PM
I have a house that was build really well in the 50's, but everything done after that,
including an added enclosed patio was done poorly. The patio is about 10 feet deep and 20 feet
wide. I just finis...