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Frost line

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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 ...

exterior - How/where can I find out what the frost-line is for my area ...

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Aug 4, 2013 ... A local county/municipality can obviously ask for more. ... The Santa Cruz County Municipal Code states "Frost line depth = 12 inches below ...

AVERAGE FROST DEPTH (Inches)

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What is the Frost Line? - innovateus.net

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In the majority of cases, local building inspector offices should also have information concerning the frost line. This local source of information is often the most ...

How to Build a Solid, Frost-Proof Deck Footing | The Family Handyman

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Dig and pour your deck footings so they extend below the frost line. ... local building department to get your building permit, ask what the frost depth requirement ...

What is the frost line depth? | Reference.com

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The frost line depth varies by geographical location, but frost lines in the contiguous United States range from 6 inches to 6 feet. Local government building ...

How deep is the frost line in Maryland? | Reference.com

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The frost line is the depth in the ground that ground water will freeze. ... Local building code guidelines should be referenced when constructing a new structure ...

Frost line depth - Foundation engineering - Eng-Tips

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Nov 14, 2013 ... How many of you take in account the frost line depth while defining the ... 18" as a minimum, but greater where required by the local jurisdiction.

Finding elusive frost line is important to many projects | Archives ...

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Feb 1, 2004 ... Browning says a local city engineer says the frost line in Jasper County is located at about 18 to 24 inches. In central Missouri, the frost line is ...

Concrete Movement and the Frost Line | ChicagolandConcrete ...

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Dec 1, 2010 ... At this time of year, Chicagoland Concrete, Inc. receives many questions about the frost line and how it can affect poured concrete projects, ...

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Decks.com. Deck Footing Frost Depth Map

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When you excavate your footings you will need to dig below the frost line.This is ... Always check with your local building inspections department to see what is ...

Check the Frost Line Before Digging Footings - Charles & Hudson

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The bottom of your footings should sit 6 inches below the frost line so the posts won't shift as the ground freezes and thaws. You should also check your local ...

What is the frost line in Indiana? | Reference.com

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Depending on the local agency, the frost line might go under the names frost depth or freezing depth. It is important for homeowners, contractors and other ...