Thanks for the input.
So if I understand correctly, you guys don't thing the cinderblocks are the
sole support of the landing, or if they are the part under the landing will
be enough to sustain the strength to hold it up?
I can't do it like the top as getting a piece only 2" thick by 1' wide is
tough 'cause they break. the quarry wants me to use a 7" thick piece, which
means the block of granite needs to be flat (or close to it) on the ground.
As the cinder blocks are about 2" up this presents the problem. The bricks
you see in the front I am going to remove. In fact I thought I would remove
them and all the debris and whatever I do with the cinder blocks, then just
fill the space with a wet sand mixture, didn't really think I needed to pour
cement. Then just put the granite piece in. It will be supported on the
Thanks again for the help.
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