Hi all, Last Friday I had a strong rainfall and after several hours I heard my backup sump pump alarm buzzing ... so I went to check it and I coul...
COMMUNITY FORUM: BASEMENT & FOUNDATION
We are in the process of purchasing a 70 year old house. It has a fully modernized basement with 3 bedrooms, 3/4 bath and rumpus room. It also ha...
I have a rectangular cover on my basement floor, about 1'+ x half a foot. There is a bolt on it and when I try to unbolt it, the bolt keeps turnin...
I am wondering if anyone has made a free standing shower (for a basement) using the base and panels that are usually used for standard shower const...
Recently I've discovered more hairline cracks (very long) on the tiles in the bathroom downstairs. The builder replaced 6-7 cracked tiles during th...
I am having a dust issue in one room of my house (rancher w/ full unfinished basement). I have replaced the entire duct system, everything is now ...
When I bought my house I planted Weeping Willows. I was told by garden center employee that as long as it was 20 feet away from the house that sinc...
This is my first house and I have only been in it for one year. Anyway, the other day the sump pump turned on and will not turn off even though the...
I purchased a home that is 20 years old, and the window wells are rotting and warped. They are made from red wood, and I want to have them replace...
Is there a way to pevent the floor from warping on a pier and beam foundation?
I am looking for a product that will seal my basement ceiling between the joists to stop dust from coming up to the first floor from between the ha...
I have been living in my house for 35 years and had water in the basement twice, both times during a Noreaster that dropped 12 to 15 in" of rain in...
have water in them,mostly from around the door jam
I'm looking to both waterproof my basement and lower the radon level. Has anyone tried the product called RadonSeal? I haven't been able to find ...
Hi everyone, My wife and I bought a house that has a 16x32 addition, which sits on a sleeper foundation. I'd like to have a concrete slab put i...
My house is 38 years old but I have only lived here 6 years. There were no visible ceiling cracks at the time. In the last year, 5-6 long ceiling c...
Need a new washing machine and was told by two repairmen to stay away from Amana-parts are expensive-maybe they are difficult to fix also. My 27 ye...
Were is the third party testing? Hey I'm a general contractor. I don't need reviews opinions and testimonials. I want to see testing. I have used a...
I have a house that was built somewhere in the 60's. I purchased the house (cape cod, unfinished attic and basement) last year after it was abando...
We are in need of mold remediation trade with qualifications for remediation & inspection in Columbia, SC. Contact: A. Darvish Escx@comcast.net