Last Activity:06-27-2008 4:02 PM
Posted in thread: Stain over Polyurethane on 07-10-2008 at 06:46 AM
You may have already got the answer, but I will post here anyway. There are a couple things to
consider. First, since you don't know exactly what was applied to the cabinets, you probably
don't want t...
Posted in thread: Spawling Foundation Block on 06-27-2008 at 09:43 AM
Thanks for clearing that up for me InspectorD. I plan on living in this house for a while at
least so I guess I have some decisions to make on the type of repair to do here. I certainly
have to consid...
Posted in thread: Where to get kitchen cabinets? on 06-26-2008 at 09:34 PM
My wife an I are shopping different materials right now. Of course we are in a major metro area
(just south of Minneapolis) so we have a lot of choices. Right now with the real estate market
the way i...
Posted in thread: Spawling Foundation Block on 06-26-2008 at 09:24 PM
I have taken the pressure washer to the foundation block and found most of the area in question
to be in fairly good shape. There was an area of 2-3 blocks that is crumbling pretty good 1/2
in or so. ...
Posted in thread: Spawling Foundation Block on 06-26-2008 at 08:10 AM
I guess I have one more question. You recommend the sand and stucco repair, but what about
quickrete. Could I just repair with quickrete? Also, I bought Dry-loc to seal the block. Should
I paint the s...
Posted in thread: Spawling Foundation Block on 06-26-2008 at 08:06 AM
I will certainly take some pictures and post them to this thread.
Posted in thread: Spawling Foundation Block on 06-25-2008 at 10:09 AM
I own a split-entry home where the foundation block is exposed about 4 feet above ground on
either side of the house. On one side I have started notice a significant amount of paint
lifting and flakin...