Hello everyone, We bought our first house and now need to add a full-bath in the basement. Please see attached picture what I already have towar...
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had crack in foundation . repair done , now have white foam on basement floor
We purchased an older home earlier this year with a finished attic. The attic has no heat or air conditioning (we live in Michigan). We are looki...
Can turbine vents cause condensation in the attic at the top plate by pulling warm air from the living area then mixing with the cold attic air?? C...
its where water FIRST enters, for instance, into a hollow block wall. NO INSIDE System, NOT one will STOP-PREVENT further/future water from en...
I have a small crack that leaks in my concrete foundation. It is wider at the top than the bottom. It only leaks when we get a good sized rain. ...
No water is coming thru sump inlet. However water level in sump is rising and pump is working fine. I s it a cause of worry?????
When I moved in my house the dishwasher was not set up properly and water soaked the floorboards and flooded the concrete crawl space beneath. I dr...
I am buying a new...old house. It was built in 1866 and hasn't been maintained very well in at least the last 10 years. There is a problem wi...
Our house was built somewhere around 1900, that is the earliest recorded deed. problem is basement is terrble. The wasll are cracked, and some of t...
Hi, I live on the second story of a garage apartment in a small area, bascially one room with a separate bathroom and the kitchen slightly separ...
If there is anyone who can offer any suggestions/advice on my problem I would be so grateful. I'll try to make this as short as possible, sorry, i...
We purchased our four-year old house last year. It has an unfinished basement w/a concrete floor. When we are down there doing something after a bi...
There is a really foul smell coming from our basement, I think from the shower. It is off and on but seems to happen more when we use the shower. ...
I'm interested in adding some storage in the attic. Problem is I have 2X4 joists at 24" OC. At about the midpoint if each joist is a vertical 2X4...
Comment: Essentially, I need to make the basement a livable space. I though it was, until the recent rains in the midwest! Ruined my bedroom and co...
There is mold growing on the insulation in my basement. The insulation has plastic sheet over it. How do I clean the mold?
We have a house built in the 1970's and there is a drain in the floor of the laundry room located in the basement. The drain periodically lets of...