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Old 2019-11-27, 05:12 PM
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Default Water around concrete footers


The attached picture was taken a month ago before they installed the fence.

The fence have been installed by builder but they haven't filled the surrounding space around the footers. They told me they won't come back before end of spring.

There are a dozen of those footers. I could try to pump out the water and add soil before winter. But I might be too late already, cold temperature is coming back this week. I am afraid the water could weaken the fence footers causing the post to lean to one side when comes the spring.

Need advice please.

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Old 2019-11-27, 10:40 PM
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Maybe put braces on each side of the posts to keep it from leaning similar to what they do with newly planted trees.
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