I just purchased a split level home that is about 40 y/o. Of course the previous homeowner said "No Water" but there is. On the one side of the hou...
COMMUNITY FORUM: BASEMENT & FOUNDATION
My wife and I are attempting to plan out what we should do with the space in our basement. It extends the full length of our house (less the garage...
We are refinishing the ground floor of our split level. The previous owners did a shoddy drywall/panelling job and we gutted it.With all the drywa...
I, like so many others I read about, have persistant crawlspace moisture problems. I live in a new (3 year old) subdivision, which was converted f...
I'm begging to think about finishing the basement in our 2-year old home. Unfortunately, the builder wasn't very kind in the finish work with resp...
I want to install a drop ceiling in my basement.my basement is 7 feet tall,there is no problem installing it here, but my heating duct and cold air...
I am in the process of finishing my basement in my 7 year old house. The basement is appox. 900 square feet and will consist of an office and a lar...
Does anyone know what the workable 'stone' material is that Bob used in the kitchen of his own home? It appeared briefly in video #721. It was a ...
I am planning on fixing up my basement. I have plans for drywall along the perimeter and was wondering what kind of moisture barrier I should inst...
Sirs, my basement walls were painted with latex paint. Some of the paint is spawling off and it is moist around the bare spots. Can I clean off the...
I found an unsual amount of moisture in an attic I was working in last week. I am curious to know what causes this and how can it be prevented. T...
HiI am considering a major reno to my old sidesplit house to gain space and efficiency. One option is the following - now before anyone rolls thir ...
I live in Michigan. In September of this year, I started building a new 3-bedroom ranch on a crawl space. I insulated the crawl space walls and b...
Hi 'yall. Some of you may remember I'm the guy being sued by my X wife for negligence after she fell through the ceiling from our attic. If you wan...
I am looking at an old house that has floors that sag about 8-12" on all the outside walls. I know it is the foundation but it is a 2 storie home t...
Hello,My basement drain is backed up.I have a basement floor drain (french drain?) that is a open 4" hole reducing to a 2" pipe going straight down...
my basement is all open rite now, i want to start dividing it up in to a rec room, work room etc.... does anyone know how much space is required be...
Does anyone have a good idea on a good dehumdifier for my 800 square foot basement or a good electric heater. Thanks.