We've fallen in love with a completely flipped small house from the 1920s. Basement was finished with dry wall and on inspection only a single wall...
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In October, I bought a large home with a sump pit in the basement. The previous owners had a sump pump but left it shut off (unplugged). I bought t...
I have contacted this company about getting materials to finish my basement. I would like to hear your opinion on the quality, pros, cons etc. I ...
How to remove a pinky purple and white mold in the sump pump well water and wall of the sump pump well, and get the water clear
would It be a good idea to just re frame the basement with 2x10 against the cinder blocks. Would this stop the walls from bowing, there is no wate...
What is the best floor and method of installation for a basement?It is poured concrete.
There is retained water under my house slab foundation (no basement). The moisture from this water caused some damage to the hardwood floor that ca...
My older home has fibreglass insulation in walls and attic, but the R value is not high enough. My question is can we have blown in insulation put...
We've outgrown our house, but the market for homes in our town in the size we'd like is slim. The much smaller house next door is going to be for ...
I have a raised house that has been experiencing moisture problems. What is best method of drying out area?
Having a new house built and just saw this in the basement. Concerned with beam placement on column and how high and how shifted shims are. It look...
Since the huge rain storm a month or so ago.. we got water in the in-law apartment the sump pump an the drainage hole for the pump are dry but now ...
I'm trying to figure out why my sump has started running every few seconds. I've really never paid much attention to it, so I'm not even really su...
We just purchased our first home and we both are struggling with which would be the better option keep the foundation wall steady. The poured wall...
I am in the process of finishing my basement. I had to take out a bunch of brand new Kraft faced insulation from my walls because we decided to us...
We have discovered that our 8 year old home does not have rim joist insulation. I'm reading and hearing that spray foam is the answer not fibergla...
Is there any way closeable storage space can be made underneath a doublewide mobile home? There is 2 ft. of clearance on 1 end and 4 ft. on the oth...
I am about to finish off my basement and I am concerned that the sound of the water draining into my sump pump pit is going to become extremely ann...
In the attic the plaster keeps cracking at the seams, We cut the cracks out and tape and fill it back in, and it cracks again.