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Posted in thread: the big dead tree next door (kinda long) on 06-13-2010 at 09:10 PM
Your neighbors insurance company is responsible for the damageTalk to your neighbor, then your
insurance companyOnce your neighbors insurance company realizes the risk they will force the
Posted in thread: Removing stone veneer on 06-27-2009 at 07:30 PM
This thread is 2 1/2 years old :rolleyes:
Posted in thread: Window too small for hole on 06-27-2009 at 07:28 PM
You can install new rope for the sash weightsIt involves taking the trim off & then pulling the
window pane outIt's usually not that hard to doTutorialReplacing Window Sash Cords Tutorial
Posted in thread: Volume in a package in insulation? on 06-27-2009 at 07:25 PM
Many of the insulation packages are sold in different lengthsSome are in 4' lenghts - 10-11 per
pkgSome in 40' rollsSo it depends upon the Rvalue you wantDo you have a dirt floor or concrte
in the cra...
Posted in thread: House purchasing issues-Bank going bankrupt on 06-09-2009 at 08:09 PM
I bought a house from owners - bank agreed to a short saleSo I bought it well below what the
bank was owed - $23,600There was a $5 difference between my offer & the next offerThe other
offer wanted an...
Posted in thread: demo or repair ?? on 06-07-2009 at 06:51 PM
Hard to say without pictures & information on damage that needs to be fixed. As a selling point
attic rooms do add value to the house
Posted in thread: House purchasing issues-Bank going bankrupt on 06-05-2009 at 09:01 PM
We've had a house at the end of the street that has been empty since last year. The bank has to
go thru process & can't even list it for sale until almost a year has elapsed. 2 houses that
were left t...
Posted in thread: 15 foot holes by hand? on 06-03-2009 at 07:24 PM
Where are you located that you need to go down 10-15' ?Or is that due to the slope of the land?
Posted in thread: A question of foundation on 06-03-2009 at 07:21 PM
My last house was from 1905 & much the sameUpon purchase the crawls pace was bone dryFollowing
years there was waterI started replacing the wood supports with steelWater flow can change,
Posted in thread: Can someone tell me what this is called please? on 06-03-2009 at 07:14 PM
Its called a dormerThey vary in size & design