Installing an egress window well for exiting from the basement safely

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by Bartley C
You can do it but I would leave it to the experts. Since you are cutting a hole in the concrete foundation you have to make sure you are waterproofing everything correctly and not messing up the structural integrity of the foundation.You can check out for more concrete ideas.
Finished egress window with well.
The opening with the proper materials.
View from the inside. You need to either have it unfinished to do the work or you will have to do some selective demo of a finished basement.
The view from the top. You can see the draining is stone and the ladder is what gets you safely out of the well.
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