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Old 08-27-2010, 01:07 PM  
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Default Old slab and new construction


I want to put a prefab structure on an existing slab. I understand that the structure can be no bigger than the slab, but is there a problem if the structure is smaller than the slab?


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Old 08-28-2010, 03:46 AM  
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what kind of structure are you talking about? is this structure a small metal buiding or an addition to an existing house? water will be a problem if it runs off the structure onto the slab which will then run under and into your structure unless you address this and stop it. budro
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