You'd do best to find the manufacturer (web search) if they are still in business and get the spring directly from them. If the company no longe...
Where are you seeing moisture? Inside (living side) of the windows? Outside of the windows? Between panes? Where do you live? Do you have ...
Venting soffits under a cantilever may or may not be done because the cantilevered portion of the overhang needs to be fireblocked and sealed from...
To add to the discussion, clay is an inappropriate and disallowed fill under most building codes... So it is not just an issue of what 'better' ...
There was a style of T1-11 made in the '60s that had 12" wide vertical sections instead of the typical 8" today. Stuff is no longer made.
Shingles are 'scored' on the back side with a razor knife, then simply 'snapped' apart.
Your builder's plumber is correct. If the stub-ins have been installed correctly they will have traps installed under the concrete slab. Thes...
I'm not sure how things work in Canada but here in the States an offer to buy real estate is always made contingent upon the results of a real esta...
Hadn't hear. Did not know. Tom was a real blessing to me on this board and as a fellow Pennsylvanian. He will be missed.
Is this a conditioned crawlspace? Is the floor dirt covered with at least a layer of 6 mil plastic? If so then the vents should remain clsoed a...
Insulating bedroom floors can be counterproductive to keeping them warm. Second story rooms are kept warm by keat radiating up thru the uninsula...
Installing a french drain around the exterior of the foundation is a very good but cost prohibitive idea. Even for a modest sized home, the cost...
I don't know why anyone in their right mind would seriously consider a permanent wood foundation. What you rely on for the permanence of your en...
You cannot do a thing without engaging the services of an engineer and getting approval from your code office. It may be possible to remove the ...
B-Dry works just fine as long as the consumer recognizes it is not a basement waterproofing system. Far from it. B-Dry is a basement 'dewater...
Sorry to ask but I haven't been here in a bit and hope this isn't an obiturary!
"Can weep holes function properly if they exist on the bottom course of brick veneer and the bottom 2-3 courses of the veneer are buried by dirt?" ...
Can you re-phrase the question in simple English so that anyone might understand what your problem might be?