COMMUNITY FORUM: BASEMENT & FOUNDATION
My home is built on a slab. On humid days my garage floor "sweats". Is there anything I can put on the cement to block mosture from comming throu...
I have a sandstone foundation. The exterior covering is cracking and falling off. Is there a certain mixture that I should use (ie. sand and conc...
you have to try and think about how water is always in soil..moves through soil..underground.Try all the water diverting tactics ya like..raise t...
Have a 2 year old colonial in NH and recently found mold and wet walls in the attic, mold was mostly in the middle to upper part of the decking tow...
hurry..hurry sign here! They will tell you they will knock off $1,000 or more if you sign now...or that your wall is caving in and all kinds of c...
The inside drain tile method(or ANY diverting means) does not take hydrostatic pressure & roots from trees/large bushes off the entire outside of...
here is how you can find out by yourself if your problem is on the outside or inside--On a dry day get a hose and run it full blast on the outsid...
Have you read the so-called guarantees that these inside companies give you w/an inside method? Every single one I`ve read states almost word for...
JT--IMO what you need to do is determine the "reason" why you have seepage before you do anything.If you are getting water up through cracks in y...
Hi everyone, I moved into my newly built home 3 weeks ago and I'm already thinking and needing to finish a couple of rooms in the basement. I'm...
1927 house in Boston. Removed an old 3-season porch and replaced it w/ a new, full 4 season room (1/2 of it will be a bathroom, 1/2 will be a laun...
i have looked all over for an flush up toilet and i cant find one can some one help. please kellie shifflet
we need to know how to replace the basement windows that are set in concret block kellie shifflet
Hi! We recently removed the old tiles in our basement. After sealing the floors with Dryloc we were planning on putting down peel and stick til...
I'm new to this board but had a question. Is Xypex a product that will work better than traditional system for damp-proofing? I'm trying to decide ...
My home has an attached garage which is level with the house (not submerged or garden level). The outside wall material is brick and the soffits ar...
Hi- I am building on stripped land. It is spoil to about 22 ft, then gray shale. It is flat and drains fairly well. I am trying to decide if I shou...
I live in a townhome with a two car garage that is below the front of the house (in a basement type setup). After some rainy days, I noticed tha...
Hi everyone, I am currently building a home in Alberta (Canada). The foundation was poured in mid December(2003). I went through the house rec...