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I would be concerned. Have the general contractor figure out who is out of specification and have them fix it. (My guess is that the concrete is to blame, but I'm not there with a measuring tape.) I strongly suggest that you don't let the house be built out of square. Among other things, it'll cost a bit more at just about every step.


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IMO, there is no other option than using a sill plate: www.woodaware.info


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Pick locations for foundation anchor bolts (usually 48" apart), then fill in those holes in the cinderblocks with mortar, and set the bolts in the wet mortar. Keep the bolts toward the inside of the wall. Then place a metal sill gasket / termite guard over the cinderblocks / bolts, then adhesive and a sill plate, with holes drilled for the bolts. Tighten ...



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