Last Activity:04-01-2010 1:21 AM
Posted in thread: pipe sound proofing on 08-08-2010 at 12:22 PM
I just completed my basement, in one of my closets is my pipe that runs to our bathrooms. While
whenever someone goes to the bathroom and you are in the basement you hear the water rushing
Posted in thread: soffits on 03-31-2010 at 07:21 PM
from what I have read if you drywall first and then build the soffit, it helps with staying in
code of fireblocking the walls more easily. Thought I would get everyone's opinion on this
before I start...
Posted in thread: basement ceiling on 03-30-2010 at 06:37 PM
Quattro - Could you let me know how it installs, and any advice or tips your figured out when
installing. You seem to be closer to installing before I am.
Posted in thread: soffits on 03-30-2010 at 06:31 PM
I am framing my basement and need to add a soffit around a pipe and around the heating vents,
both things are right next to the walls. Should I drywall the walls and then build the soffits
Posted in thread: basement ceiling on 03-28-2010 at 09:31 AM
So I want to get a drop ceiling look, without using a traditional drop ceiling (I don't want to
lose a height of my ceiling). I have this stuff called ceiling link that looks pretty
interesting. Has a...
Posted in thread: how to Frame this? on 02-04-2010 at 08:10 PM
Well I have thought of two options the first option is framing a bench into the wall right next
to the window, the other option is similar to what handyguy suggested. but on the lower part
that jets o...
Posted in thread: how to Frame this? on 02-02-2010 at 12:54 PM
the issue is if I were to build a wall that was squared at the corner in front the wall would
block part of the window, and then if I were to angle it a bit I am afraid it may look funny
when all my o...
Posted in thread: how to Frame this? on 02-01-2010 at 08:29 PM
I am about to begin framing my basement but need suggestions or ideas of how to frame one
corner of my basement. I have a radon system with a pump that is in the corner of my basement.
The pump in the...
Posted in thread: foundation wall sealant on 01-29-2010 at 02:25 PM
did the moisture test and was dry as a bone, no moisture. Should I still use kilz?
Posted in thread: foundation wall sealant on 01-24-2010 at 12:20 PM
I am in the beginning phase of finishing my basement, and I plan on using the kilz sealant on
my foundation prior to starting. My question comes that I have a radon system and per code I
need to use a...