In order to be closer to my Mother, I purchased an older fixer upper. I have pretty much depleted my reno budget, but after the recent hurricane an...
COMMUNITY FORUM: BASEMENT & FOUNDATION
We purchased a country home built with the foundation serving as the floor of the entire house. At first, I thought the floor was interesting and u...
With new construction is there a cost difference between a garden level foundation and a 10ft wall basement foundation?
Cleaning out the ceiling between the 2x6’s, bug spraying it, and covering it up. Also covering or painting the floor and doing something else with ...
Spilled large amount of kerosene on concrete garage floor. The spill was not found right away. Spill has been cleaned up. It has been days and t...
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...
I'm looking to both waterproof my basement and lower the radon level. Has anyone tried the product called RadonSeal? I haven't been able to find ...
Hello, Our house is approximately 14 years old. We have lived here for 1.5 years and have never had a drop of moisture in our basement (unfinished...
In April, we purchased a home in Illinois which was built in 2001. Per the blueprints, the crawl is an 8” foundation, 2” mud slab on 4 mil visquen...
Has anyone heard of the product sani-tred? The website claims it is the perfect waterproofer for inside the basement. It is a rubberized polymer t...
Hello everyone. I am doing work in my basement and am looking for some tile which I have learned has been discontinued. Portenza PZ04 Terra di Si...
I have been living in my house for 35 years and had water in the basement twice, both times during a Noreaster that dropped 12 to 15 in" of rain in...
My foundation is over 80 years old, and has been neglected for most of its life. In some area’s the mortar is starting to turn to sand. Other areas...
Anyone know what's up at Tyroc/BJET HQ? We got "faulty" Tyroc from them in early March [batch either last 2014 or early 2015 and deemed "defective'...
Hello There was a plumbing leak (possibility over 8 months) Near my laundry room I noticed leak about three months back Under the sliding near...
I am renovating and re-finishing my basement, which I had to demo because of mold caused by humidity and a high water table underneath our slab. A...
Hello I have had enough with water in my basement. My home is old, so called historical part of town. The part where the city won't spend money a...
I am buying a house and there are a few issues just needed to know if this was a serious situation and in should run away or not thanks!!!!
Hi I live on Long Island NY and where many homes tend to get water in their basements after a hard rain, I have a constant flow of water under my h...