Aug 09, 2017 5:59 pm
I am building a new home with Simonds. They poured the slab yesterday and there was light rain yesterday.
Today they have started putting the frame up and I don't think the concrete would have cured properly. The supervisor said it should be ok as they are not putting the roof on for a few days yet.
it is too early for the builder to start the frame?
Re: slab poured yesterday and framing started next day3
Aug 09, 2017 6:32 pm
Textbook says no but I have done it many times myself without adverse effect. If you are just walking on it and assembling light frames it should be Ok but i would not put a pallet on it.
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Re: slab poured yesterday and framing started next day5
Aug 10, 2017 6:49 am
Not so.. you will need to check your wind loading category and plate-> Frame anchoring system
I've seen dynabolts & Hilti explosive anchors cracking slab edges ..please check for concrete cracking
around Impact anchors. No Fixings No loading
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