Last Activity:07-15-2015 9:14 AM
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Posted in thread: Basement walls and Foundation slab on 07-07-2015 at 12:11 PM
we ran into this many times when we operated our bsmnt wtrproofing co in woodbridge,,, its
called a 'slot drain' - bldrs would place 1x's against the wall on top of the footer & use it
for the bsmnt c...
Posted in thread: repairing asphalt driveway on 07-07-2015 at 12:01 PM
for my $.03, corrugated works just as well as smooth figuring its used for road crossings
:beer: no h/o's going to buy sched 80 pvc either,,, guessing cold patch didn't work because you
got it @ apron...
Posted in thread: repair brick chimney on 07-06-2015 at 01:41 AM
we'd be $1K min depending,,, considering charging for estimates to homeowners,,, their time's
free & they expect me to kiss their *** by working on their calendar,,, also have noticed they
call for qu...
Posted in thread: Sometimes friends could never be paid back! on 07-04-2015 at 02:14 AM
c'monna mi casa next ?
Posted in thread: Help! Need Solutions to Concrete Basement on 07-04-2015 at 01:49 AM
not at all - any competent diy'er can do this work provided its properly evaluated, yada, yada,
Posted in thread: Removing paint from outside wall on 07-03-2015 at 03:38 AM
is clueless the latest drive-by poster to not feel any need to respond ?
Posted in thread: Removing effloresence on 07-03-2015 at 03:34 AM
vinegar is an acid which we use to rinse conc o'lays in the morning to negate effects of
morning dew on conc,,, google prosoco
Posted in thread: Help! Need Solutions to Concrete Basement on 07-03-2015 at 03:31 AM
there ain't no ' bunch of different opinions ' - you either do it right OR live w/whatever f'd
up method is used,,, by now you should already know what doesn't work - @ least 1, anyway,,,
Posted in thread: Help! Need Solutions to Concrete Basement on 06-27-2015 at 01:55 PM
wire mesh's usless in a 4" thick slab,,, #3 rebar would require a 4 3/8" thick placement while
#4 bar needs 4 1/2" thickness,,, however, that only counts IF 1 adheres to aci
Posted in thread: What are the disadvantages of using cement / concrete mixer on 06-27-2015 at 01:40 PM
IF you're asking such basic questions in this AND the other forum, this is NOT a job you want
to be doing yourself :beer: work some overtime & hire a pro