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  • Posted in thread: Porch roof sagging/rotted wood in a bad spot. on 04-06-2011 at 02:12 PM
    Git r dun. LOL.

  • Posted in thread: Porch roof sagging/rotted wood in a bad spot. on 04-06-2011 at 02:10 PM
    Don't forget the most important step of this whole process...pics, we've seen the before... now
    lets see the after. And congrtas on doing it yourself! supported all the posts and replaced
    them first....

  • Posted in thread: Need pics/description of crawlspace to basement conversion. on 04-04-2011 at 07:20 AM
    It's never a good idea to try and convert a crawl space to a basement.You would have to dig out
    under the old footings to build the new foundation.No mater how you add on or try to fix up a
    double wid...

  • Posted in thread: Need pics/description of crawlspace to basement conversion. on 04-04-2011 at 05:21 AM
    I recently found a nice piece of property in the country with a double wide trailer on it.I'm
    not sure if I want to build a house on the property where the double wide sits,( most likely 5
    years from ...

  • Posted in thread: Porch roof sagging/rotted wood in a bad spot. on 03-30-2011 at 08:33 AM
    I spell bad when in a hurry, lol.Update for what it's worth.I bought some adjustable jack posts
    and used a 12 ton bottle jack from my shop press to jack up a 4x4 to raise the overhang about
    1", snuck ...

  • Posted in thread: Porch roof sagging/rotted wood in a bad spot. on 03-25-2011 at 12:25 PM
    You may want to look at the leval of the dirt around this area, you will want to have the
    concrete a few inches lower than the door and sloping away from the house, your gardens look
    like they are a l...

  • Posted in thread: Porch roof sagging/rotted wood in a bad spot. on 03-24-2011 at 05:57 AM
    Thanks for the reply Nealtw.Now my Wife says she wants the porch floor to be concrete that way
    we won't have to worry about rotting wood ever.Looks like I'm gonna have to hire a pro because
    I know not...

  • Posted in thread: Porch roof sagging/rotted wood in a bad spot. on 03-23-2011 at 11:13 AM
    Update.I dug down and found out that at least there is a poured footer that the brick rests on,
    and I took a level to the top of the brick and it's level so the sag is only coming from the
    rotting woo...

  • Posted in thread: Porch roof sagging/rotted wood in a bad spot. on 03-23-2011 at 09:04 AM
    Okay, I think the pics will be self explanatory but I will leave a brief description of the
    issue here.I noticed that the short gutter on my porch overhand was running over badly during
    hard rains so ...

  • Posted in thread: Hello from Georgia. on 03-23-2011 at 08:53 AM
    Hi,I am from North Georgia, and I look forward to spending time here as I enjoy carpentry and
    home improvement work.I am currently having an issue with my front porch overhang sagging and
    need some ex...

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