Re: Basement Foundation Question
My guess is that the original basement floor was at the level of the ledge, and someone wanted to deepen it. So as not to undermine the foundation, they didn't dig up to the wall and instead boxed in the soil near the foundation.
The "Senior Member" designation under my name doesn't mean I know a lot, it just means I talk a lot.I've been a DIYer since I was 12 (thanks, Dad!). I have read several books on various home improvement topics. I do not have any current code books I can refer to. I was an apprentice plumber for two years.