We have discovered that our 8 year old home does not have rim joist insulation. I'm reading and hearing that spray foam is the answer not fibergla...
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We were told originally by the contractor not to put any insulation in the basement. Seemed like a bad idea where we have a full bathroom and the ...
The apartment building (builtdf around 1900) that we rent in has had sloping floors and cracks in the walls for some time. We thought it might be b...
last week my next door neighbor removed clay pipe from her house to the street & replaced it with plastic, parallel to & about 5 feet from my drive...
My house sits appx. 6" on average above ground on blocks. It is apparent that my backside is no longer level. I have only gotten one estimate so...
We live in the Midwest, Cincinnati to be specific. It has been an extremely wet Fall and Winter but not sure that explains how much my sump pump is...
The ground is frozen and my sump pit has water coming in. It is not coming in from the wiping tiles. What could be the source
I currently live in a ranch and would like to add square feet to my living room, entrance, and bedroom in order to gain living space as well as spa...
We live in the midatlantic and have a 5' deep crawlspace with about 8 or so foundation vents. Since we bought the place 2 years ago, we have battl...
I live in North Texas and my house had prior foundation issues. I had the foundation worked on last Summer and now I'm still continuing to hear the...
I have a contractor building a patio cover - 266 sq. feet, wood, three 4x4 vertical posts over concrete footings. San Diego North county; clay soi...
I hope someone can help me with a problem that I am having. I live in southwest Georgia. It is often humid in this area. My house is about 2000 ...
I have a newer home with a poured foundation and handmade brick exterior (per community regulations). We are now finishing the basement and have n...
In my home recently purchased I noticed the floor in one area seemed to be sloping a bit. Going into basement this is what I found (see pic) if you...
Hi all, I purchased a home about 1100 sq ft. built in (1974). I haven't much, if any knowledge as to how to go about in restoring it. I have upload...
A part of my on and off sensor broke off and I want to know how to fix it.
Hi All - So, a part of my backyard used to be an indoor space. Prior to me purchasing the home, someone turned it into part of the backyard. That m...