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  1. Specialty Coatings
    We are currently engaged in a Basement Waterproofing project in which the water is not closing down in a house. It is entering through a space in the basement. Its been one month and the water is continuously seeping in. Will need assistance for it. Thank You.
  2. Framing
    At Lowe's they have two kinds of pressure treated wood, above ground and ground contact. Which should be used for the bottom plate of a basement stud wall below grade resting on a concrete slab? Should the rest of the wall be pressure treated if it is in contact with a block wall behind it and...
  3. Construction
    Adding an exterior door to my basement. I have a mason to cut thru the 8" concrete foundation and because the house is on a hill, the foundation where the door will be is only 20" below grade and slopes away from the house so I can excavate by hand. The door will replace the existing 30" wide...
  4. Flooring Picture Post
    Day #1 Rough plumbing inspected and passed. I used Mapei Topcem Premix to fill the areas that will be tiled so I didn't have to wait 28 days. Ran for faux rebar into the existing slab and brushed some admix to prep. the Topcem was dried in about 4 hours! Awaiting the framers....
  5. Excavation & Site Work
    I'm new here so be nice. I'm a home builder in PA and wanted to get some different opinions on a problem I'm running into. I have a lot that is a beautiful flat 3/4 acre. It has about an 10' climb from the front of the lot to about 100' back (which is flat considering the neighborhood). The...
  6. Masonry
    I am looking to buy Insulated Concrete Form ICF bracing. Anybody have a preference of brand, anyplace sell or rent them near S.C. , thanks for your guidance. I can be emailed at dc7730 at yahoo dotcom
  7. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone! I'm Jon, a manager and contractor for Aquaguard Injection. We're basement waterproofing contractors that specialize in Foundation Crack Injection, Internal de-watering and External Waterproofing services. We have thousands of successful waterproofing jobs under our belts, so...
  8. Remodeling Picture Post
    We have just completed the excavation portion of a basement excavation and remodel project. Our client has asked us to drop the floor of his existing unfinished full basement area by about a foot and bring the crawl side of the basement into line with that. Once completed, he will have added...
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