At the site meeting, grade shots are recorded by hand on a simple 1 page drawing of the footprint of the home. From there the home elevation can be established with input from the builder/owner.
All of ECF1, LLC footing & wall products are fully engineered by a NC licensed engineer whether the customer request it or not. We firmly believe in value engineering where possible and can make suggestions based upon past experiences and proven designs.
- Engineered Concrete Footings
- Engineered Concrete Walls
- Waterproofing (Lifetime Warranty)
- Stone Placement
- Standard Concrete Floor Slabs
- Engineered Slabs on Uncontrolled Fill
- Retaining Walls / Site Walls
If a plot plan is not available, ECF1 can set home elevation by capturing site information in person. We will meet with builder/owner onsite and record grade shots on proposed house corners and offer tips and considerations.
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After all the data is collected we will proposed a couple of different ways the home could be set up and the pros and cons of each way. Hopefully this results in a well set up home and basement foundation.
3-D drawings are integral to the estimate process. They help by providing a visual for calculation the costs of the work but also give a nice visual representation to help the customer understand what they are getting for their money.
A plot plan with property corners and topographical lines is a valuable resource when setting up a home on a specific property. Plot plans are a good start but always have a professional verify that information onsite.
- Site Set Up Consultation
- Architectural Consultation
- Engineering Consultation
- Value Engineering
- End Use Applications