Last Activity:09-24-2011 1:16 PM
Posted in thread: window won't stay up on 09-24-2011 at 11:48 AM
I would first make sure that the window is in correctly, sometimes on tilt in windows they are
not put into the keeper and that will allow the window to not stay up like you have said, also
if you cou...
Posted in thread: For lean-to roof over deck what material dimensions are needed? on 09-07-2009 at 12:56 PM
why not put a reverse gable up? Looking for a couple other pics for you.1450
Posted in thread: Walkout basement door construction on 06-25-2009 at 08:19 PM
a bilco would be the only thing I would sugest, a concrete lintel, but from the looks of it you
are not going to have the room.
Posted in thread: Girl needs help! Water damaged sill on 06-25-2009 at 08:09 PM
Looking at the picture you are referring to the band board. Your floor joist should be running
into that and should be sitting on you foundation wall by at least 3". If this is the case you
should be ...
Posted in thread: Monolithic slab replacement on 06-25-2009 at 07:56 PM
A monolithic pour means that the footers and the floor have been poured as one, are you sure
first off that is is a monolithic pour as the floor is normally poured 2-4" above the footer,
4" is better ...
Posted in thread: Need some Cabinet advice...I'm in Cabinet Hell on 06-25-2009 at 07:29 PM
here is a kitchen I just did for a homeowner, started it in Feb. done in 61/2
Posted in thread: Need advice for laying laminate flooring in basement on 06-25-2009 at 07:18 PM
I would also put a moisture barrier on your underlayment for further protection and to prevent
it from couping.
Posted in thread: Need some Cabinet advice...I'm in Cabinet Hell on 06-25-2009 at 07:12 PM
As a former millwork representative for Cox Interior, Inc, I thought I had heard some bad job
site experiences. I think your story takes the prize.I've never heard of a contractor or sub
being so apat...
Posted in thread: Cost of Pouring Footings on 03-18-2009 at 08:09 PM
yes I agree with Handyguys, do you need rebar 4000 mix or is 3500 ok
Posted in thread: Plaster Wall Repairs on 03-18-2009 at 08:00 PM
you can overlay with drywall or gut wall as it doesn't have insulation in it