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PiffinMember since 11/06/02
Hairline cracks in a slab are not uncommon. One of the best concrete finishers I know says, "It's gauranteed tobe hard, to crack, and to be burglar...
First, While your archy is technically correct, a monolithic foundation generally refers to a slab on grade where the footers are paart of the slab...
Either are acceptable for modest quality homes. Overall, on a scale of one to ten, with ten being the very best in custom wood windows, these are a...
What kind of wood is it?Usually, cedar is used for something like this because the smell is favoured.If you used a bad smelling wood, you'll have t...
Although this may not leak, it is sloppy workmanship. If you choose not to accept it, the two muscles you have are how your contract was written an...
If these are not loose/friable, there is no reason to be alarmed. With the carpet over them, there is little liklyhood that they can be turned into...
Yes, Plan to have more light fixtures than in momst rooms. The dark colour will absorb light and be depressing.
There are so many varieties of interpretation to this that you need to contact the local building inspector and your insurance underwriter for the ...
It depends what kind of cedar you used. Red cedar causes sensitivity in more people than white cedar.Cedar grows in wet ground well. One thing that...
Cinderblock should not be used for a fireplace interior anyway. It should be firebrick! I have seen many painted black with heat resistant paint fr...
Certainly!In the old classic homes I work on, it was common to have the most highly detailed trim work in the formal rooms such as sitting room, gr...
Maybe, maybe not.Lot of other issues involved in the answer. You're probably Ok but...
You don't live next door to the lateacher do you ? See the other thread.Whole lotta eggin goin on
You don't say what kind of shingles you have. If common asphaltic type, I suppose that a pressure washer on low setting or a scrub brush with soapy...
If it is primarily attached with glue, most glues are thermoplastic, meaning that heat from a heat gun or a hair dryer will soften them to some deg...
You not only need to be concerned about insulation a vapour bariers but structural framing. If the house is roof framed with trusses you will creat...
It can be done either way well.If he is doing good work otherwise, you would be foolish to try to tell a professional how to do his work.
Screws goooood for the deck surface but for structural members, they have far less shear strength and most building codes don't recognize them. You...