Hey Guys Whenever we run our sprinkler system there seems to be some water from our walls in the boiler room. What should we do? Who should we call?
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I am hoping to get an honest opinion because trusting our builder is not even an option at this point. We moved in the home January 2013 the walls...
When we have heavy rainfall in our NJ home, the weep holes in our basement wall release water (as designed) into the interior perimeter drain. The ...
About three years ago I attempted to stain with a water base stain my garage floor and seal. It looked great for about a week then started to peel....
I have a home for sale (I'm a broker) and I had some feedback that there was a small amount of black mold in the corner of a basement closet. Woul...
I have a leak in the basement when it rains only in the corner of the floor where it meets the block
How or what do I do to fix it.
Hello. I would like to install in floor radiant heat in my basement. I am confused about the cold air returns. If I have heated the floor area t...
Our finished walk out basement is cold in NC. Could replacing the 3 windows and sliding glass door change that? They are wood, double paned Wenco...
i'm in the middle of a row of townhouses. My sump pump gets all the water in the block. My pit on one side has gravel coming out of it like its wor...
Hi, I've got a bungalow at the shore. It was constructed in the early 20's. It has a sand floor basement and block foundation with no footings. I w...
Hello Bob, We are in the processing of buying a house. How do we approach the builder about what are they doing about water proofing the exterior ...
I had a slab poured a couple of years ago (long story short), the concrete guy did not add footings - only a pier every 5 feet or so. I want to bui...
I live in an ancient 1961 mobile home in Florida. An equally large square footage was added onto this home and has a cement floor. Added onto this ...
3 corners damp, stops in winter, started after 3 years was not there when home built.I ran larger 4 inch dowmsputs raise grade at corners and tried...
We have a 70s raised ranch home. We took down the panelling in our "finished" basement to find a cement wall and 1"x 3" framing nailed directly int...
Hello again. Recently had a company come over and give an estimate on waterproofing our basement. Hit us to the tune of 23,000$ I said hell no. He ...
Hello...we're planning to raise the back roof on our cape cod...right now we have a finished room upstairs and will be maki...
Position a curtilage in your lawn. Galore individuals are surpriseded that excavation a garden needs a major pile of unkind convert. There is a maj...
Have a corner in the basement where seepage occurs during the spring and heavy rain. Landscaping / downspouts look good. An old draintile system ...
Hello - We recently took in some water due to rain and also our sewer line backed up and I am wondering if I should pull up some of the boards to a...