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Posted in thread: replacing studs on 07-20-2012 at 03:21 PM
The grade was too high..it was causing basement seepage and, of course, the sheathing rot.I've
had a backhoe in to lower the grade enough to keep the water problem under control but the
house is on be...
Posted in thread: replacing studs on 07-18-2012 at 09:07 AM
You're correct. The sheathing has to be replaced to a height of ~3 ft.
Posted in thread: replacing studs on 07-16-2012 at 12:21 PM
Things are going well Bridgeman..the studs are just fine.I do have other things going on in my
life so I haven't been rushing the job.Thanks for your continued support.
Posted in thread: What is this? on 07-02-2012 at 08:46 PM
With the shut-off valve right where it is do I need the breaker as well,assuming I close it
before I shut off the main. I ask because i'm re fitting
Posted in thread: What is this? on 07-02-2012 at 05:09 PM
Can someone please identify the attachment at the topof the cold water pipe just prior to it
entering the heater? Thank you
Posted in thread: replacing studs on 06-23-2012 at 08:35 PM
Thank you for replying.....i'll keep you updated
Posted in thread: replacing studs on 06-23-2012 at 06:44 PM
At the top of the studs I will remove the short 2x4 on the underside of the beam..pic 1I will
sledge in 3-2x 6's...up against the first existing stud, leaving two to be fixed.I'll metal
strap them to ...
Posted in thread: replacing studs on 06-23-2012 at 09:47 AM
I need to replace several studs (4X6 sandwiched between 2 2x6's) and part of the sill plate due
to rot.Is there fault in my thinking that instead of going through the performance of jacking
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