Last Activity:10-25-2012 3:30 PM
Posted in thread: moisture in basement floor on 07-02-2012 at 04:52 PM
That is interesting. Did you find any material left from rotting or is it very clean. It could
be many things. Wood placed a form to pour concrete that was never poured or maybe they were
trying to po...
Posted in thread: Interior Decoration Ideas For My Home! on 06-15-2012 at 06:34 PM
One thing most people change when moving in a new place is do something with the walls. Either
a fancy paint job, some wall panels.These things have to go with the rest of the decor, of
Posted in thread: Exposed Block Foundation Cracks on 05-31-2012 at 04:28 PM
How long did it take to show the cracks? It looks like the top part was always visible. I ask
because if it just happened I'd wait before trying to fill the cracks, as it may get bigger.
Posted in thread: Can I paint a stone fireplace? on 05-31-2012 at 04:18 PM
The photo seems to be set to "private" and can't be viewed (at least for me).Personally,
painting the hearth white is not not the ideal solution as it will show all types of dirt and
stains.With that ...
Posted in thread: Re-doing an old fireplace on 05-23-2012 at 11:37 AM
Well, it's still high in my opinion for such a small f.p. You can purchase molding / profiles
for the mantle and cut the to size. For the face you can use light weight stone panels like
coral stone or...
Posted in thread: Re-doing an old fireplace on 05-23-2012 at 11:10 AM
Oh man. May I ask what kind of material / installation brought up the estimate to 4-5K
dollars?That is a lot of money. We deal with this sort of remodeling every day and for
something like the size in...
Posted in thread: Installing new fireplace? on 05-19-2012 at 11:50 AM
No problem. Don't forget the option of a gas / electric fireplace insert.
Posted in thread: Is solar energy worth it in low sun/cold climates? on 05-19-2012 at 11:01 AM
Let's not forget that in 2012 Germany reached their goal of providing 30% of their energy form
solar. Yes, Germany. If they don't have much sun at all, besides the summer, it can be done in
Posted in thread: Installing new fireplace? on 05-19-2012 at 10:55 AM
Judging by the non-reply, the shock was pretty high.For 1 story house it will most likely cost
you 100% more for the chimney than the cost of installing the fireplace itself.
Posted in thread: what to do with square wooden panels all over the wall? on 05-19-2012 at 10:38 AM
Awww you guy just don't understand art :)It could be a great for a home makeover show!Anyways
there are so many different type of paneling on the market that make remodeling very quick and