My home was built with a cement slab floor. It is 32 years old, and I've always wanted to stain it. It is not very smooth anymore and has a lot of ...
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everytime the furnace goes on the smell of the basement comes thru the pipes. the basement is dry and I've put boxes of open baking soda around but...
We recently repainted our roller hockey rink and the guys who did the job added sand to the paint. It has made the rink so slow and the puck does n...
In a home I have just purchased there is a history of water in the basement. The last owner said that when he installed a sump pump it fixed the p...
We moved into an old (1900s) house with stone foundation walls. The old owner put up tyvek/typar in the unfinished basement, then framed, insulate...
I need to insulate overhead in a 720sf unfinished living space addition. It must be done from the inside, as it is already roofed. It has a flat ...
I have a window well that fills with water from underneath. The window well is underneath a deck and the raingutters are all pointed away from the...
I have one final wall in my basement that goes up the stairs so it cannot be framed to hang drywall. I will have to put the finish wheather it be t...
So we've owned this house since July, and we have a crawlspace. In it, the inspector, and contractors, noticed this tank, or pump, sitting in some ...
I want to know what is the best padding/subflooring to use on a concrete slab when there are leg/foot health problems? We are considering buying a...
Experiencing water seepage in foundation around waterline. Only occurs in the Spring during ground thaw. Significant amount of water floods baseme...
Can someone tell me what this is under my carpet? Should I try to remove it to install laminate flooring? I was hoping for cement under the carpet.
I found this on my house foundation under the front porch. Thankfully, it doesn't match pictures of termite tubes I have found on the internet. S...
Hi Bob, I know you from watching PBS. Please help me to find a reliable contractor to get rid of the moisture in the crawl space with minimum cost ...
Hello all. I have a cinder block basement with a plastic/rubber water main entering the house through a hole in the foundation. Last winter...