We had a sewer back-up years ago, the problem was found and fixed, the carpet was torn out, the floor scrubbed, etc. We have noticed an odor remai...
COMMUNITY FORUM: BASEMENT & FOUNDATION
We experienced a sewer back-up in the bathroom on the ground floor years ago. After bringing in a plumber and camera, we found the problem, an old...
I have a small water leak in my basement ceiling where concrete front step is outside. The issue is that the previous owner built a deck on top of ...
I have water spots coming in through the concrete slab in my garage. I called a foundation expert, and they are going to brake and remove cement sl...
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 ...
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.