how thick should the neoprene foundation mat be for ordinary houses? the
neoprene foundation mat is used to insulate the foundation slab from the
ground as well as supporting the ground floor slab load.
The manufacturer of the neoprene material you are looking for will be in
their catalog or at least on their web site.
They will give the strengths in psf and sometimes pcf. They will also have
specifications for you to request.
Don; This is a material that is used for structural conditions. It can be
used under concrete slabs to distribute floor dead and live loads and used
where floor elevations are not the same in small areas. It is only used
where soil support can't be used . It is very rarely used for foundation
such as replacing a concrete footing with neoprene for a foundation footing.
It can replace gravel that is placed under a concrete slab together with
P.S. It is very strong by the way.
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