I am finishing my basement. I purchased about 10 PT 2x4x12's and 10 in pine for top and bottom plates. I hand-picked each stud to assure straightne...
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While installing a phone extension in my mother-in-law's house, and working in the attic, I noticed ice on the inside of the roof plywood along wit...
We believe that we have squirrels in our crawl space in the garage. What is the best way to get ride of them without costing a lot of money. Do I...
i am renovating a basement and want to know the best way to insulate the floor? I'm thinking about laying pressure treated 2x4's flat on the floor ...
Can anyone tell me the name of the product that Bob was showing on one of the morning shows this week? It was for insulating an attic.Thanks
help !!! we had a home inspected by an engineer that we are considering purchasing It was built in 1950 and does not have a basement but a crawl ...
Three months ago I moved into a new home that has a Bilco door and pre-cast stairs leading to the basement. Whenever it rains moderate to heavy I g...
I would like to finish my basement, but want to limit the possibility of the basement floor moving and affecting my home. I would like to install ...
I live in an 80+ yr old house with stone foundation walls....the mortar between the stones is crumbling (beach sand in the mix)....Is it best to sc...
My home is @17 years old and has a wood foundation. The basement is 13' below dirt line with a 3 1/2 foot crawl space under the actual basement fl...
I have recently discovered water in my crawlspace under the house and I am trying to figure out hoe to correct the problem.It only happens after it...
We are interested in refinishing our basement to make it a more comfortable living area. We plan to remove the dark paneling and reframe the walls ...
I am planning on finishing the basement of our new house but I wonder if we should apply a water sealant on the poured concrete wall or not. What ...
I'm planning to add a couple of walls in my basement to add a new workshop and storage area. In the past, I have drilled holes in the concrete and...
We would like to finish the 16x24 room above the garage that has dormer windows. Do you know of anyone in the southern New Hampshire area to recomm...
The concrete floor in my basement is flaking up. A bad mix is my quess. It's 60 yrs. old and someone tried to skim coat it along the way adding to...
We have a hard wired smoke detector attached to a rafter way above the grid. How do we drop it down to display through ceiling tile. Also, have a...