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Posted in thread: Basement Floor/Slab Lowering?... on 04-19-2008 at 12:04 PM
I havent done it myself, but the previous homeowner did the exact same thing on my 1926 house.
It seemed to work out fine.One piece of advice. While your doing it, go as deep as you possibly
can. The ...
Posted in thread: Finishing My Basement on 04-11-2008 at 11:09 AM
I have a few suggestions, just off the top of my head.Add as many windows as you can. That will
help avoid the "dungeon" feel.Also, move as much as you can -- plumbing that comes below
joists, water h...
Posted in thread: Can I do this??? Post and beam question on 03-26-2008 at 01:56 AM
Well, my thinking is that if we know what's working now - then it can be figured from there. I
know what your saying about wood - but what would happen if, lets say, I sistered 3 or 4 2x8s
Posted in thread: Can I do this??? Post and beam question on 03-25-2008 at 11:23 PM
You guys are just too conservative and get worried too easily. He just wants some information
to see what is possible. I know you don't know me from Adam but I can tell you I've been a
Posted in thread: Hi on 09-23-2006 at 12:58 AM
hiNow the nag screen can go away I hope