Last Activity:06-29-2012 4:08 AM
Posted in thread: Textured ceiling cracks? on 06-22-2012 at 08:58 PM
Thanks All. I suspect the issue may arise from old water damage (as suggested by several folks)
and Tom's advice about new roofing. The house was built in 1951, and the roof was replaced in
Posted in thread: Textured ceiling cracks? on 03-10-2012 at 08:15 PM
All, Sorry for the delay. I went up into our attic, which is directly above the cracks. The
area is dry; the eaves above the spot as well as the pink insulation were both dry. (That's the
area shown i...
Posted in thread: Textured ceiling cracks? on 02-26-2012 at 05:44 PM
The attic is directly overhead. I do not believe there are any pipes or sources of water in
that area. I'll go take a peek in the attic, just to make sure.
Posted in thread: Textured ceiling cracks? on 02-26-2012 at 11:18 AM
Hi All,I'd appreciate any thoughts on how to repair some cracks in my living room ceiling.
They've been there for about a year, but have started to grow substantially this winter -- they
must have dou...
Posted in thread: Damp spot and possible mold? on 11-13-2011 at 03:19 PM
Thanks to everyone for the replies. All very, very helpful. I've cut out the drywall and think
I'm not at the stage where I'm in need of your advice and, perhaps, professional help. I
realized that th...
Posted in thread: Damp spot and possible mold? on 10-27-2011 at 12:14 PM
Thank, I appreciate it.I admit, I'm not looking forward to cutting any drywall. however, as we
have an infant in the house, I suppose I better be safe than sorry.
Posted in thread: Damp spot and possible mold? on 10-27-2011 at 11:01 AM
Hi All,I'm wondering what to do (and how concerned I should be) about a damp spot and possible
mold in an interior basement wall. The spot showed up about a week or two ago -- about a week
after I had...