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    finncabena112 Posts: 11, Reputation: 1
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    Apr 20, 2012, 01:12 AM
    Our home here in Australia is not brick, can we still add another floor?
    Our home here in Australia is not brick, can we still add another floor?
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    Apr 20, 2012, 03:43 AM
    This is governed by local building laws. You need to go to your local building department and inquire or speak to a local architect.
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    Apr 24, 2012, 12:30 PM
    can we still add another floor?
    yes! This is doable. However, to find out if it's permitable follow ScottGems instructions. Good luck, Tom
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    Apr 24, 2012, 12:43 PM
    Is your home built on a slab or a footing? The foundation frequently determines if a second floor can be added.

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