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...
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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.
From time to time, some rain seems to come into our unfinished upstairs through a couple of the lovers. Anyone else ever had this problem? Any id...
I have a foundation that is 8 yrs old. The house burned down 2 yrs ago. It is in New york. The frost has caused a bow in the front wall which I was...
Our mason unfortunately was unable to finish the 30 x 36 foot foundation before winter hit our area in Northeast PA. Almost all of the walls are up...