One of the biggest problems with only one thick layer or two thin layers is the overall thickness and/or strength of the stucco. Without the prope...
The better solution is to keep the water from getting into the crawl space to begin with. Installing a French drain at a level slightly below ...
In my 34+ years in construction I have not encountered a problem with brick color on new construction that required staining. The only thing I hav...
The main reason you cannot find this information is that pricing varies greatly according to geographic location. You would be amazed at the amoun...
Existing soil conditions including its bearing capacityStrength of the concrete used in the footingThicknes and width of the concrete footingSize, ...
The heave is almost certainly from water freezing under the slab near the door. Before you hire a contractor to tear up the concrete floor and re-...
It may be possible but there is no way to make that call without a visual inspection of the existing conditions.No one can answer that question wit...
If the stone veneer was properly installed if will be extremely difficult if not impossible to remove the stone without significant damage to the u...
Concrete is very heavy. Apprx. 4000 pounds per cubic yard. I doubt your greenhouse can support that type of load without extensive bracing. Ther...
To do what you are suggesting would be difficult, unsafe for workers without the proper safety training, and cost well in excess of what you would ...
Hairline cracks that are not leaking should not be a major concern unless there are a large number of them.Glenn
What is the wall made of? Drywall, plaster, wood framed, solid masonry, etc.Glenn
Most all steel fabrication companies make these stairs. They are commonly called steel pan stairs. The concrete is generally added to the treads ...
There are companies that use ‚Äúpanelized‚Äù construction. The walls constructed as panels which are framed and sheathed in a factory. The interi...
A qualified home inspector should spot any structural defects. He will not tell you how to repair structural problems but will notify you of any h...
Not a good idea. The masonry is too heavy to support in this manner while you dismatel it from the bottom. This is a disaster waiting to happen. ...
Use a drill bit made for ceramic tile. They are spade shaped and sharp made of hard carbon steel. They can be purchased at most home improvement ...
You use a ½” x 4” expansion joint installed around the perimeter walls. Grade stakes can also be used in the slab at 12’ – 14’ centers. These sta...
It is true that concrete can be poured during cold weather. The main thing is to keep the concrete from freezing. There are insulated concrete blan...