MyJobQuote Logomyjobquote
  • Post a Job
  • Trade Signup
  • Ask a Trade
  • Cost Guides
  • About
  • Login
  • Over 1 million homeowners and over 30,000 tradespeople
    use MyJobQuote nationwide each year

    Post a Job or Sign up as a trade
    Post a Job or Sign up as a trade

    Ask a Tradesman

    Width of foundation

    Handymen

    Roughly how wide should my foundation be the wall will be a course of brick backed up by a block

    Asked by Terry on 7th May 2021
    Share this question
    JR Property Maintenance

    "Hi there, Generally minimum width of the foundation would be 450mm"

    Answered on 9th Jun 2021 - Member since Jan 2019 - report
    Mr.Wint Building Construction

    "It will be around two brick in line as your wide guideline."

    Answered on 28th Jun 2021 - Member since Nov 2019 - report
    Lloyd's Property Maintenance

    "The width of the foundation depends on the local soil type, but generally the minimum is 450mm. The concrete used in the conservatory foundations should have a minimum depth of 225mm."

    Answered on 11th May 2021 - Member since Oct 2020 - report

    Ask a Trade

    Got a question that only a tradesperson can answer? We have thousands of trades ready to answer any question you may have.

    Ask your Question

    Related questions

    Ready to get a price for your home improvement project?

    get started
    x

    Report Content