The frost line—also known as frost depth or freezing depth—is most commonly
the depth to which the groundwater in soil is expected to freeze. The frost depth
depends on the climatic cond...
Aug 4, 2013 ... How/where can I find out what the frost-line is for my area? ... The Santa Cruz
County Municipal Code states "Frost line depth = 12 inches below ...
Check the Frost Line Before Digging Footings. frost-line-depth-map.jpg ... This is
determined by the frost line in your area and the map above (courtesy of Home ...
The simplest way to determine the frost depth for an area is to consult a frost line
map. The map serves as ...
Dig and pour your deck footings so they extend below the frost line. That way,
they won't ... Then dig the footing holes so that the bottoms of the footings are at
or below the frost depth. ... Greater width at the bottom will also distribute weight
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Nov 14, 2013 ... How many of you take in account the frost line depth while defining the
foundation depth? Im asking this couse for my country wich is relativly ...
The frost line depth in Indiana ranges from 30 to 60 inches, with 30 inches ... the
state has a frost depth of 60 inches, with a small portion of that area having a 48 ...
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Dec 1, 2010 ... Wikipedia defines a frost line (also referred to as “frost depth” or ... Currently, the
frost line in the Chicago area is recorded at 40 inches, which ...
DEAR JOANNE: The freeze or frost line is the depth to which the soil freezes or ...
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Checklist. ... Larger diameter holes spread the weight out over more soil area.