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How much time do I have before foundation fails?

Posted 01-16-2018 at 09:35 PM by o2bqueen

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Originally Posted by greatblueheron View Post
Just did this at my house.. an addition of one pier and steel beam was enough to stop the house settling in this case.
I wish I lived where u are because not one of the 5 foundation companies that looked at my house would offer a simple stabilization fix which would be nice. Their bids range from 25-55 thousand.
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Time Again For Picture Day At Work

Posted 01-16-2018 at 08:15 PM by case44 (Welcome To Case's Column)

Well, wouldn't you know that Mother Nature had a hand in allowing businesses to put things off? It was just too cold outside to begin with, but the threat of ice on the ground never became reality. Good for the weather people being wrong for just once.

I, on the other hand, had looked forward to today. One of the perks of working in air small package / customs brokerage is that our groups take annual pictures of the working departments and the little committees...
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Five Years of Vaping

Posted 01-16-2018 at 06:57 PM by switchtoecig (Switchblog)
Updated 01-24-2018 at 01:36 AM by switchtoecig

Vaping (or using an electronic cigarette) since August 2012, I can say that my habit of relapsing to smoking after quitting attempts has finally and peacefully - died.

You know the feeling of utter defeat and disappointment with yourself, while you eventually yield and grab that cigarette after a month or more of heroic struggle not to. I'd been there at least half a dozen times. After the last one I quit the quitting. Until I stumbled upon e-cigarette of course. Tobacco became history...
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Illuminating dreams,weighing options and beauty of chaos

Posted 01-16-2018 at 01:03 PM by Katiethegreat (Needlework and seedlings)
Updated 01-17-2018 at 05:41 PM by Katiethegreat

Mark yon bright beauty, in her tragic airs,
How her clear white the mighty smother tinges!
Delicious chaos! that such beauty bares!-
And now those eyes outstretch their silken fringes,
Staring bewildered-and anon she tears
Her raven tresses ere the wide flame singes-
Oh! would she feel as I could do, and cherish
One wild forgetful rapture, ere all perish!-

- New Canto - Lady Caroline Lamb.

Well still struggling with new...
i sing the body electric
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