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

#3 (3/8 inch)
17%
#4 (1/2 inch)
51%
#5 (5/8 inch)
20%
Not sure
10%
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Question: What is the standard size rebar used to construct a 4 inch concrete foundation?
Top Answer (51% of 29 votes): #4 (1/2 inch).

Answer: #5 (5/8 inch)
Explanation: I would imagine that you would use between a #4- #5 rebar for stability.
COMMON SENSE FLOORING, INC.
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
ProMatcher
Answer: #4 (1/2 inch)
Explanation: #4 usually used both horizontaly and verticaly usually in footings and walls that are 8 inches thick.
Concrete services
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
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