We live in the midatlantic and have a 5' deep crawlspace with about 8 or so foundation vents. Since we bought the place 2 years ago, we have battl...
COMMUNITY FORUM: BASEMENT & FOUNDATION
I live in North Texas and my house had prior foundation issues. I had the foundation worked on last Summer and now I'm still continuing to hear the...
I have a contractor building a patio cover - 266 sq. feet, wood, three 4x4 vertical posts over concrete footings. San Diego North county; clay soi...
I hope someone can help me with a problem that I am having. I live in southwest Georgia. It is often humid in this area. My house is about 2000 ...
I have a newer home with a poured foundation and handmade brick exterior (per community regulations). We are now finishing the basement and have n...
In my home recently purchased I noticed the floor in one area seemed to be sloping a bit. Going into basement this is what I found (see pic) if you...
Hi all, I purchased a home about 1100 sq ft. built in (1974). I haven't much, if any knowledge as to how to go about in restoring it. I have upload...
A part of my on and off sensor broke off and I want to know how to fix it.
Hi All - So, a part of my backyard used to be an indoor space. Prior to me purchasing the home, someone turned it into part of the backyard. That m...
I had a concrete pool that leaked like a sieve. Every pool repair company said it was not fixable and should just be filled in with dirt. After sa...
I'm wanting to add a room onto my home. My home has a full basement and my concern is pouring a foundation for the addition next to the existing ba...
I’m soliciting quotes for spray foam in my basement. So far I’ve had one person come in and they’ve quoted me for spraying all of the rim joists an...
In the United Kingdom, house-flippers are known as “amateur developers,” but they’re basically the same thing. Countries in the UK region were hit ...
Getting ready to put some new carpeting in our basement. I began ripping up the old stuff from the mid 70s and of course the thin glued rubber back...
Our sump pump has been pumping once a MINUTE for about a week. We are in New Jersey and have had a fair amount of rain and snow but this seems exc...
I need to build a pony wall inside the house (cement slab foundation) that is 11 feet long, total height of 35 inches and finished width of approx ...
I have a concrete slab that I want to put electric radiant heat mats under engineered wood flooring on. Any tips on the best way to intall? Thinset...