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Last Activity:09-29-2011 12:06 PM
Posted in thread: Piers and footers leaning on 01-06-2011 at 12:45 PM
I'd recommend getting a professional and licensed foundation contractor in, and who has
experience with piers, to inspect and determine what is best for your situation. This is not a
DIYer project. Yo...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Countertop Advice Needed on 01-06-2011 at 12:40 PM
If you are adverse to granite then look at Silestone or one of the other Quartz based products.
I've used both and both have held up extremely well.
Posted in thread: Green board. Is it really horrible. on 01-06-2011 at 12:35 PM
I've used Greenboard in a number of my bathrooms and never had experienced any problems. This
said, I kept them away from the shower and tub area. I've always used WonderBoard around the
Posted in thread: Corner beads? on 07-20-2008 at 12:53 PM
You can make straight cuts on the corner bead. I have used both nails and screws. Both work
fine. Just make sure they are sunk well enough that they create a little bit of a dimple.
Otherwise they wil...
Posted in thread: starting a basement project on 07-20-2008 at 12:50 PM
You can attach the tile directly to the concrete floor, however if there are cracks or it is
unlevel, first apply a leveling agent.
Posted in thread: To Subfloor or not that is the question on 07-20-2008 at 12:48 PM
If the manufacturer states you can lay the laminate directly on the concrete floor then by all
means do so. However, if your basement has a history of moisture problems you may want to first
put down ...