Year Built: 1906
These wooden posts have survived since this home was constructed in 1906. They still provided support, but not enough for the homeowner to live without worrying about them.
I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends
These SmartJacks were constructed near the existing posts to provide the support they needed.
Step 1: The Footing
The concrete footing was poured with two #4 rebars each way.
Step 2: The Square Tube
The Square SmartJack Tube is connected to the new concrete footing.
Step 3: Top Plate Connected To The Existing Wood Beam
The Top Plate of the SmartJack is connected to the existing wood beam with 4 #12 wood screws.