Hi, I offset and reconstructed a retaining wall against my house and, in doing so, I exposed more of the basement's (exterior) cinder block wall....
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My wife and I are in the process of purchasing our first home. We have found one that we like, but I am a little hesitant about going through for ...
What is the best product to coat poured concrete foundation for dampproofing? Where to get it? Thanks
does any one know where to get this episode of Bob's work?
I am trying to find a solution to cleaning up our basement floor in Cape Cod. I have read about epoxy paint. What are the pro's and con's?
Looking for tips on protecting home cement slab foundation, in south Texas, more specifically in Corpus Christi. Are you supposed to keep the surro...
Our house is on the corner, and the street that I side to slopes downward toward my house. I have lived here for 12 years and have never had any w...
I want to build a shipping container house in Panama (no frost) but possible strong winds. I want to use 4 shipping containers. 2 side by side a ...
Our house does not have an outside entrance to the basement. Would like to have one. Who would do this kind of a project?
We rapidly growing do you think this is a lifesaver product or what. www.noholegutters.com?
Newly renovated cottage has a problem with mold on the basement walls, and ceiling. There is no water leaking into the basement or coming up throug...
After a lot of research and promises of help...my youngest son is an expert on stairways and artistic ornamental metal, my oldest in construction a...
My house was built in the 1920s. The back of the house has no foundation. Years ago put insulation under the floor(s) and stapled plywood (somethi...
Home has an Occupancy Certificate from the city,but the home inspector we hired doesn't feel comfortable with this construction. Your thoughts?
Home has received certificate of occupancy,but the home inspector we hired is not comfortable with this construction. PROBLEMS AND/OR AREAS OF ...
We have a 6 year old house. The hardwood is beginning to squeak. I have used finish nails several times and covered with putty. Would it hurt ...
I'm replacing 6 by 6 wooden support posts in the basement of my 95 year old home. The 3 posts were sitting on concrete piers which are 3.5 inches b...
How do I fix a wood foundation that is bowing. When I recently purchased the house basement was somewhat finished. Had to remove drywall because la...
I have recently installed a footing drain for my crawl space. the contractor said he shot the grade and ran the drain into a nearby brook. When h...