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Sample savings that can be realized are shown below. Use this chart to extrapolate potential savings on your project
chart on the right provides sample costs for the various ACT methods and their
respective savings when compared to conventional footings and PT slabs on a 100
homes. The costs are based
on a 2909 sf footprint on a single story home.
MBW methods were not necessarily derived based on their initial cost, rather,
as a preventative measure to alleviate the distress caused by expansive soils
and the ensuing litigation that typically occurs. It just so happens that our
MBW's are usually less costly than PT slabs and provide superior protection
when used in expansive and collapsible soils.