Last Activity:02-17-2016 9:16 PM
Posted in thread: Sealing outside of brick on brick home on 02-17-2016 at 02:36 PM
Just built the house 1.5 years ago. Brick, mortar and gutters are in excellent shape. But I do
see areas on the brick where water runs down it thicker than other areas just because of the
way the rain...
Posted in thread: Sealing outside of brick on brick home on 02-17-2016 at 02:10 PM
I have always heard, even when in the home building business 20 years ago, that you should
never seal the brick on the outside of your house because the brick needs to be able to
breathe. Common sense...
Posted in thread: Cold Air Return Ducts on 07-14-2015 at 01:50 PM
I know this thread is a bit old, but I've been doing some research on this topic as we just
finished out a walk-in attic space and added two air vents in the ceiling. We did not
originally add a retur...
Posted in thread: cleaning the crawlspace... on 10-06-2009 at 08:02 AM
We don't ever get standing water under the house. Sure, the dirt under there may feel a tad
damp at times, but it's never really even gotten what I would consider muddy. I just want to
cover it up wit...
Posted in thread: cleaning the crawlspace... on 10-04-2009 at 03:08 PM
I've been looking at and posting about the things that companies like Cleanspace do for the
crawlspace under houses. I want to get soe of your opinions on what I plan to do to my
crawlspace. I have a ...
Posted in thread: Upstairs toilet leaks into the garage on 09-08-2009 at 08:30 AM
This is a very interesting thread. I will be pulling my master toilet today. It is located
upstairs. Two days ago I noticed a water spot on the ceiling of the downstairs bedroom. The
spot is in the co...