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HelloIs it ok for a continuous pour basement to have different thickness walls? We are building a walkout basement and the concrete steps down with the soil toward the back. At the back the wall thickness changes and gets thinner, looking at the way the forms are set up. Thanks!
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As the wall gets shorter, the wall design can reduce the thickness of the wall.

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