Last Activity:07-14-2016 2:24 AM
Posted in thread: What will I find? on 07-13-2016 at 09:22 AM
thanks, mudmixer- yeah, lots of unique details in these older homes; sometimes I think the
design was dictated by the materials, and not the other way around. I appreciate the input.
Posted in thread: What will I find? on 07-13-2016 at 05:34 AM
Thanks, Bud and Neal. The house does indeed hold its heat and give it back at night (an oven
last night!) . I will look for a place to get a cross section kind of view. Actually what got
me wondering ...
Posted in thread: What will I find? on 07-12-2016 at 07:53 PM
I don't know if this is the best forum for this, but: I have a 1921 brick home in Ohio.
According to my bricklayer, it is a "solid masonry" structure. In other words an outer layer of
brick tied to an...
Posted in thread: Porch roof questions on 06-13-2011 at 06:45 PM
I'm replacing the roofing (including sheathing) over my front porch. Also am reconfiguring
slightly to remove old, faulty box gutters. How much overhang should I allow on the sheathing
at the edges? A...