Best day to set posts or pour concrete

By Celeste Longacre

Best Days Pour Concrete

These are the next five best days to set posts or pour concrete, based on the Moon’s sign.

Best days to set posts or pour concrete
Apr 13, 2020
Apr 14, 2020
May 10, 2020
May 11, 2020
Jun 7, 2020

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Laying foundation rock

I’ve always heard that when the moon is in a certain phase you can lay an object such as a rock on top of the ground and it won’t sink. Could you tell me the best sign to do that? Thank you


Where can we find the dates for the rest of the spring? Thanks

Best Days

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Dates for the entire year can be found in the latest edition of The Old Farmer’s Almanac, available online and in stores near you.


What does the moon have to do with either setting posts or pouring concrete?

Best Days

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Best Days are not based on the Moon’s physical effects—such as its gravitational pull—but rather the astrological influences of the Moon’s position in relation to other celestial bodies in the zodiac. 


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