I need some advice on how to clean and seal my basement concrete floor. My house is 5 years old. The basement floor is dirty in areas from my ca...
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Hi everyone--- Just found this site this evening. I am deciding on a drain tile system and I learned of a "hydraway" system which is a flexible fa...
Has anyone heard of the product sani-tred? The website claims it is the perfect waterproofer for inside the basement. It is a rubberized polymer t...
We have hundreds of chipmunks that have taken over our yard and garden. They are eating garden produce and digging holes along our foundation. I...
We recently had Superior Walls of Hudson Valley NY deliver and set up our foundation walls for our new modular home with Breezeway and Garage. Afte...
I am having a new home built and was looking at the load bearing beam installed in the basement and have noticed that on 1 side of the beam that si...
My fiance's house is a manufactured home, one of those that came in 2 pieces and was assembled and finished on site. He had a slab poured for the ...
We just recently purchased this 1956 Ranch Home. After taking down the old paneling in part of the basement I find black tar on the inside of the ...
I was wondering if it is normal to have water in the fold of the vapor barrier on a south facing wall. I have noticed the water in the fold where ...
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A vapor barrier was supposed to be installed inside or under two concrete slab as part of my home extension and basement dig down by my GC. GC has ...
We experienced a flood (ground water) and I was wondering how you can tell if the basement is dry enough to start rebuilding
Hello. I'm getting water into my basement through the wall/floor joint in a few areas of the basement. Also, in the same areas, I have water comi...
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Hi, I am wondering about the craw space under my mom's house. She bought it new in 1994 in Hillsboro Oregon. The insulation on the "ceiling" is op...
My home was waterproofed from the outside in two areas. The back area is fine. The front still has water coming in on a very tiny hole on the conc...
I am adding a below grade window to an exhisting foundation wall made with concrete building forms. Any tips for cutting the opening?
while framing my basement i keep running into problems where because of either irregularities of the wall or floor or very slightly warped 2x4s my ...
Hello, I recently have had 5 waterproofing companies give me bids on waterproofing my regularly flooding 1300 sq ft block foundation basement. The...