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What is the standard size rebar used to construct a 4 inch concrete foundation?

#3 (3/8 inch)
19%
#4 (1/2 inch)
50%
#5 (5/8 inch)
19%
Not sure
11%
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Question: What is the standard size rebar used to construct a 4 inch concrete foundation?
Top Answer (50% of 26 votes): #4 (1/2 inch).

Answer: #4 (1/2 inch)
Explanation: #4 rebar on 12" centers is a robust reinforcement spec for a 4" slab.
Maven Group LLC
Answer: #4 (1/2 inch)
Explanation: This is the standard bar used in a residential concrete foundation.
Barrows Contracting Inc
Answer: #4 (1/2 inch)
Explanation: #4 is recommended
alvaradomasonry
ProMatcher
Answer: #4 (1/2 inch)
Explanation: to minimize movement and damage, to support load of weight you are putting on top of it, etc.
Black Dirt Services LLC
Answer: #3 (3/8 inch)
Explanation: Don't do a 4" concrete foundation. Is my recommendation.
DRM & Sons LLC
Answer: #4 (1/2 inch)
Explanation: #4 is 1/2 in and usually code
DIRTCO CONSTRUCTION
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