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DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 07-20-2012, 03:21 PM
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Posted By MichaelC
The grade was too high..it was causing basement...

The grade was too high..it was causing basement seepage and, of course, the sheathing rot.
I've had a backhoe in to lower the grade enough to keep the water problem under control but the house is on...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 07-18-2012, 09:07 AM
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Posted By MichaelC
You're correct. The sheathing has to be replaced...

You're correct. The sheathing has to be replaced to a height of ~3 ft.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 07-16-2012, 12:21 PM
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Posted By MichaelC
Things are going well Bridgeman..the studs are...

Things are going well Bridgeman..the studs are just fine.
I do have other things going on in my life so I haven't been rushing the job.
Thanks for your continued support.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 07-02-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By MichaelC
With the shut-off valve right where it is do I...

With the shut-off valve right where it is do I need the breaker as well,
assuming I close it before I shut off the main.

I ask because i'm re fitting
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 07-02-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By MichaelC
What is this?

Can someone please identify the attachment at the top
of the cold water pipe just prior to it entering the heater?

Thank you
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 06-23-2012, 08:35 PM
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Posted By MichaelC
Thank you for replying.....i'll keep you updated

Thank you for replying.....i'll keep you updated
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 06-23-2012, 06:44 PM
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Posted By MichaelC
replacing studs

At the top of the studs I will remove the short 2x4 on the underside of the beam..pic 1
I will sledge in 3-2x 6's...up against the first existing stud, leaving two to be fixed.
I'll metal strap...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 06-23-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,455
Posted By MichaelC
replacing studs

I need to replace several studs (4X6 sandwiched between 2 2x6's) and part of the sill plate due to rot.
Is there fault in my thinking that instead of going through the performance of jacking the...
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