Common pitfalls and tips:
Not putting in grade line.
Slab 6 inch above finish grade.
fire walls to not extend all the way up to the underside of the roof decking. 

allow for 8in for light, then mechanical space, then structure/joist. 

Put top of exterior wall footings below frostline.

8 thoughts on “Construction Documents and Services Graphic Vignette Tutorial

  1. Isn’t the middle bearing wall footing supposed to be right below the slab and not taken down to the 5′ frost line?

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