General Information

Foundation


strip foundation or concrete slab?

Depending on several circumstances both might be advisable.

However, for a well insulated building you need to insulate the slab as well. Here we show how a concrete slab is done in one go in Germany.

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Fill up the site completely with sand inside the whole perimeter


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Compact it very well


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Do not forget the trenches for your ducting and piping


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Start laying out the shuttering boards along the perimeter


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Best to use high density Insulation boards, the perimeter is now laid out clearly


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Cover the remaining surface with plain boards


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Fixig pipes for floor heating/cooling is easily made with brackets stuck into the boards


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Do not forget to put the dashboard onto the right place


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The concrete-mixer with an extension can easily cover the whole ground, so a pump is not needed.


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If you use steel fibre concrete, a steel mesh is not needed


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Make it plain and very smooth


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The more even the surface is, the faster the Styro Stone walls are set afterwards


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