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Are Concrete Footings Necessary When Installing Granite Steps? See these tips on How to Install a Concrete Slab for Supporting Granite Steps

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10 Steps To Building Your Own House

Building your own house is quite a big deal. This guide outlines the basic procedure for being your own general contractor.: Pouring Concrete House Footings and Foundation

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{Video} How to Build a DIY Deck - Concrete Footings

How to build a deck! This post has both video and text tutorials for the first step in building a DIY deck - digging and pouring the concrete footings.

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How to Build the Ultimate Chicken Coop

The Bullards chose heavy-duty wire fencing for the walls of the coop's main hang-out spot, in order to deter predators like coyotes, raccoons, even neighborhood dogs and cats. Eighteen-inch-deep concrete footings below the structure, plus bolt locks on the doors, provide extra security. A nap perch stretches from one side of the pen to the other, and a gangplank leads up to the roosting house. The design takes human comfort into account, too, with a 7-foot-high ceiling that allows the…

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How to Pour Concrete Footings & Piers