Postby lost55 » Sat May 07, 2011 2:14 pm

hi i am building a 12ftx8ftx8ft high single skin workshop out of lightweight aerated blocks how deep do the footings need to be.
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Postby welsh brickie » Sun May 08, 2011 10:25 am

first you will need planning consent.
contact the building control officer at your local council he will advise you.
The depth of the foundation depends on the ground condition.
I wouldnt use thermalite blocks use hollow concrete blocks its stronger.
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