Building a good foundation is critical to any home. Is it glamorous work? No, but it's vital as it provides a solid structure upon which all other work rests. Written by seasoned builders from across the country, this revised edition of Foundations and Concrete Work features 15 new articles from Fine Homebuilding magazine, the most respected residential construction magazine in the country. With more than 300 on-the-job photos and drawings, this resource distills decades of hands-on, builder-tested methods and techniques, and places them right into your hands. Foundations and Concrete Work, with its fresh new design and completely updated content, will secure its reputation as the most respected, widely followed how-to guide for dedicated pros and passionate amateurs.