>Backfilling is just what I did on mine. And formming the tie down
>But then when the truck filled everything to where it should be,
>he still had 2 1/2 yds on!!
>He brought about 9 1/2 yds instead of the 7 I ordered. So out came
>most of the forms and in went the cement!
>Even poured a flat spot for something....just don't know what yet!
>But I only paid for what I ordered, so can't complain.
>Oh, the other thing was time.....I found out one eve that I would
>be able to pour the next pm! So did what I could as fast as I
>could and still get at least as much as needed!
>Wound up with about 9 yds for the two towers. (The little one only
>has one yd base and no guys.....it's 30' and tied to the building).
When I order concrete...I won't take anymore than I need. If they load on
more, that is the problem of the batch plant superintendant. They can't
dumped it in my back yard either....the EPA and our city gives out fines for
I know our ready-mix plant makes sure they don't bring out a lot over the
amount that was ordered. I am surprised in the the current state of EPA
laws and rules that they would bring so much overage.
Besides...concrete work is to hard. That is why I are a college graduette.....
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