Last Activity:01-20-2015 12:01 PM
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Posted in thread: 2 X 4's on top of poured basement wall?t on 01-15-2015 at 06:38 AM
Does it make sense to try and add in weep holes along the bottom row of bricks in the mortar or
will this create issues? I found something online called "Brick Vent" but don't know if that's
a real op...
Posted in thread: 2 X 4's on top of poured basement wall?t on 01-14-2015 at 07:15 AM
Here are some brick photos I took this morning on my way into work. The close up of where the
bricks are lower is in the area of the old leak. Included a bonus photo of the completed
overhang on the b...
Posted in thread: 2 X 4's on top of poured basement wall?t on 01-14-2015 at 06:46 AM
Didn't get lost, but have been covered up with work. Appreciate all the feedback. We are slated
to have good weather (meaning above freezing) this weekend, so I should be able to provide some
Posted in thread: 2 X 4's on top of poured basement wall?t on 01-10-2015 at 10:21 PM
Long story short, new to me house, knew it had a leak in the basement wall once (which the
previous owner fixed). It didn't leak (still doesn't) however the drywall patch job was
terrible so figured w...
Posted in thread: Looking for door knob and way to lock door on 12-26-2014 at 10:38 AM
This is an odd question, but I'm looking to match the older style doorknobs in a house we
recently purchased and wondering where to start my search. The knobs appear to be Schlage
brand. None of them ...
Posted in thread: Second Story Bathroom Vents Not Ducted Outside on 12-20-2014 at 10:03 PM
Great information guys, I really appreciate it. I'd love to go through the side of the house
via the soffit vs the roof, but that side of the house is the walkout basement, first floor has
Posted in thread: Second Story Bathroom Vents Not Ducted Outside on 12-18-2014 at 06:34 AM
I recently purchased an older home out in the country so the wife could have some chickens and
a garden (happy wife, happy life). I'm learning that the overall construction of the property
is suspect ...
Posted in thread: Best way to fix cracked drywall seams in garage? on 12-14-2014 at 04:34 PM
I recently purchased the property, so not sure about the history and if the ceiling was used
for storage. I will post a couple photos shortly. Sent from my iPhone using Home Repair
Posted in thread: Best way to fix cracked drywall seams in garage? on 12-13-2014 at 09:44 PM
Looking for some guidance on the best way to fix a badly cracked drywall ceiling in my garage.
The garage is not attached to the house. (Well, it is via a breeze way, but not attached to the
Posted in thread: Floor drain issue w/AC pipe on 10-05-2014 at 01:26 PM
That's exactly what I needed. I didn't realize those pumps existed. Will be purchasing one
tomorrow. Thanks. Sent from my iPhone using Home Repair