Last Activity:12-16-2007 7:19 PM
Posted in thread: Ceramic Tile In Basement on 12-16-2007 at 09:30 PM
I am not using any additives.
Posted in thread: Ceramic Tile In Basement on 12-16-2007 at 08:28 PM
Nobody is walking on the area. I purchased a small box of mortar from Lowes and replaced the
tile today. It still sounds hollow but I will give it a few days to completely dry. I noticed
also that it ...
Posted in thread: Ceramic Tile In Basement on 12-16-2007 at 06:19 PM
I am having a problem with laying ceramic tile in my basement. I am laying down directly to the
concrete flooe. It is only a 3'x4' area at the door entry. I used some old mortar that I had
and set the...
Posted in thread: Drop Ceiling Question on 05-15-2007 at 01:33 PM
i only dropped my ceiling 3" dont have enough room to run duct under joist. this stinks
Posted in thread: Drop Ceiling Question on 05-14-2007 at 05:41 PM
I have my grid laid out and now have my ac vent coming out of the ceiling. It is in the middle
of a cross tee. I do not know how to cut the cross tee and still have it secure with the vent
in the midd...
Posted in thread: Installing Walkout Basement Door on 06-23-2006 at 08:15 PM
You do need a permit but I am going to do it without one to avoid redtape. I got a guy to dig
it out and take a dumpload of dirt for $300. He even has a saw to cut the wall but hasnt quoted
that yet. ...
Posted in thread: Installing Walkout Basement Door on 06-18-2006 at 08:41 PM
There is not a Bilco installer close to me. The closest one is about 100 miles away. They said
it would cost about $3000 to install. Plus the $500 for cutting the wall and money to rent
Posted in thread: Installing Walkout Basement Door on 06-18-2006 at 12:39 PM
The door would be in the long wall of the foundation that is 50' long. I will post some
pictures here. The door will replace the window to the right if looking form inside and there
is also a picture ...
Posted in thread: Installing Walkout Basement Door on 06-18-2006 at 10:19 AM
I was thinking that if I just put in a 36" door it would be alot less cutting. If I go with a
36" door I will have to run my steps perpindicular to my house which might lead to more water
in the stair...
Posted in thread: Installing Walkout Basement Door on 06-17-2006 at 09:26 PM
You could frame the header into the exterior band,rim or box joist. Whatever you call it in
your area.Since you will be cutting the concrete anyway, you should remove any siding in the
way of that are...
- Suggestions on how to repair
- One Word Game
- Garage door opener just barks at me!
- Crumbling, 'spaling' exterior foundation walls
- Aggressive Deer
- Fire Safety
- Getting rid of mosquitos
- Possible mold problems??
- drylocking basement and removing mold on concrete
- Your house is how old?
- Eliminating Drywall Ceiling In Attached Garage
- backyard improvements
- Dishwasher not draining completely
- Musky smelling rugs
- Ice Maker not working