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How can I find out the local footing depth requirement in my area?

I live just outside Vanvouver Wa. I need to know how i can find out whst my frost line is for a footing and pier blocks? Im adding a 24'×28' attached room to my already standing home. Its gonna be on ...
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Pouring concrete patio over deck piers

I'm thinking of getting rid of our current deck and pouring a patio. Under the deck are 14 8-10"x42" deep footers. I'm wondering if I'm going to run into settling issues since the footers won't ...
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Small pergola — 4x4 posts okay? 8“ or 12” footings? etc

We are planning a small narrow "pergola". Actually it is a weird combination structure. My husband wants a pull-up bar, I want it to be a landscape feature that looks nice, and it will be alongside/...
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Do I have to remove large rocks that were used as footings before pouring a new footing?

I am rebuilding the deck to the front porch of a 120 year old house. Upon removing the old porch and locating where the new footings will be I have come across large stones that were embedded and ...
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rain cover for basement steps

I'm making a plywood rain cover for basement steps. The area is 5' wide by 8 'long. The height will be 8'. I want to make concrete footings for the support posts. What size and width of hole for ...