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Concrete slab

It is a common structural element of modern buildings.

A concrete slab is the foundation of a house or building in construction, made using concrete. The characteristics of a concrete slab is a foundation that is flat, uniform, at ground level, and is not segmented. Without a solid concrete slab, the entire home could become unstable and its use could be problematic. Concrete slabs have their advantages and disadvantages in building construction. In the end, using a concrete slab is a personal choice based on the requirements of the owner.

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