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  ADVANTAGES OF THE
ALLIANCE SYSTEM:
  - Subcontractor Friendly
  - Reduce Cycle Time
  - Complete Installation Package
  - Engineered for Local Building Code
  - Easy to Custom Configure
  - Laser straight / Square / Level
  - Factory Process Controlled
  - Built in Floor Joist Ledge
  - Reduced Framing Cost
  - Reduced Insulation Cost
  - Efficient Heating and Cooling
 
 
 
  The Precast Concrete Modular Basement
Wall Panel Advantage
* REDUCE CYCLE TIME
  Builders say that it takes 45 to 60 extra days to complete a home, if a basement is used instead of slab on grade. 25 days is the goal with precast concrete panels.
What is a month off your schedule worth?
* COMPETIVELY PRICED
  Total installed price compares to poured in place methods "better, quicker for the same cost."
* COMPLETE INSTALLATION PACKAGE
  1) Excavate and remove spoils.
2) Pour concrete footings as part of a thickened edge floor slab
3) Install wall panels to brace floor, grout base joint
4) Place flexible drain tile & sump, cover w/pea rock
5) Caulk wall joints with urethane and backer rod
6) Spray exterior damproofing material
7) Backfill with compacted lifts
* ENGINEERED FOR LOCAL BUILDING CODES/CUSTOM
  Designed by an Arizonan with 26 years of construction experience.
Engineered by a leading Phoenix area engineering firm
Designed to allow a nine foot finished ceiling height with 16" or 20" floor trusses.
* EASY TO CUSTOM CONFIGURE
  Inside or or outside corners can be 90-45 degree, hexagonal or radius.
Wall lengths as short as 6".
Easily adaptable to all slab on grade requirements.
* LASER STRAIGHT/LEVEL/SQUARE
  Panels are cast on a dead level casting table, simple steel forms are laser squared measured to +/- 1/32" with a distance laser.
Panels are installed on the concrete footing using 1/16" shim packs for leveling.
Laser squared and measured lines are snapped onto the footing assuring square.
Wall panels are braced against the concrete basement floor with turnbuckle braces for perfect plumb.
The poured in place basement floor also benefits from this process. It is much easier to get a level smooth floor when you screed on an edge form and trowel with plenty of room to work. Working inside an eleven foot wall is much more difficult.
* FACTORY PROCESS CONTROL
  Walls are poured horizontally, with a self consoidating concrete, having a 7,000psi compressive strength. This mix design uses a high range water reducer that results in very little shrinkage, no rock pockets, voids and few bug holes.
Slump and spread tests are done prior to casting. Batch temperature, air temperature, relative humidity, time and date of pour are recorded. An independent testing laboratory takes fresh samples of each batch and performs strength tests at 3-14 and 28 days.
* BUILT IN FLOOR JOIST LEDGE
  The floor joist ledge is built into the wall, eliminating the framed stud wall that must be built inside poured in-place basement. This saves $1,500 - $1,800 in a typical basement. If the builder has the trusses on site when the walls are erected, we will swing them on, eliminating a trip charge for the crane.
Additionally, with the framed wall not used, 80-110 square feet of floor space is now available.
* REDUCED INSULATION COST
  The Alliance wall system arrives on the jobsite preinsulated. 7" thick polystyrene insulation (R28) is used to form the steel reinforced concrete studs. This saves the builder $500 - $700 in a typical basement.
* READY FOR SHEETROCK AND WIRING
  The walls have 2-1/2" thick concrete studs 16" on center. Each of these studs has a galvanized steel face. Rigid polystyrene insulation comes flush with the face of the studs, so there is no stud cavity to further insulate. Simply screw the sheet rock to the stud. Additionally, each stud has 1" PVC conduit cast into it. This allows the electrician to wire the Alliance wall without drilling a stud.
 
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4.5 hour Installation Process:
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