- How Many Things Do I Actually
Need - Basement Finishing - One of my readers shared his story with
me that I believe most of my article readers would appreciate. It was
about the problems they had while framing a few rooms in their basement.
After you're done reading the article, you should have a better idea
about creating lists and purchasing tools.
- Wall Framing with Proper Stud
Spacing - Old Contractor Secrets On How to Save Money - If you're
planning on framing a wall or building a new house, this information
could be priceless. There are plenty of ways to save money on home
building and remodeling projects, if you know what you're doing and what
to look for.
- Basement Flooding Creates
Swimming Pool - Water Leak Damage - One of the worst things that
could happen to a basement that's located below ground level is water
leaking from anywhere. What you're about to hear, is something that
rarely happens, but when it does, it isn't good.
- Basement Water Damage - It seems
like the word basement and water seem to go hand in hand. As water
enters the basement, we find ourselves using the word basement water
damage. A little bit of water can go a long way in a basement,
especially if it's been sitting there for a long time.
- Retaining Walls Suffer From
Moisture Problems - Whether you're driving down the road, or through
a neighborhood and you notice a retaining wall, that has large cracks in
it, or is severely discolored, or one that has white calcium deposits
from moisture, covering the entire wall, you've got problems with
- Problems Using Basement
Waterproofing Paint - You can go down to any home improvement center
or lumber yard and find a good basement waterproofing paint. You can
read the directions on the can, talk to any home improvement Center
specialist and they will tell you the same thing, these are great
products and they work.
- Repairing Damaged
Basement Walls That Are Bowing - It's not uncommon to find your
basement walls bowing, especially on homes that were built before the
1950s. Some of these homes are suffering from a variety of problems. The
bows in the basement walls, are more than likely due to poor
- Basement Wall Framing Secret
- Home Remodeling Ideas - Whether you're finishing an unfinished
basement or just framing one individual wall, here are a few things that
I would like you to keep in the back of your mind, while working on your
project. Framing a new basement wall will not be complicated as long as
you follow a few of these time-saving steps.
- Advancements in Basement
Waterproofing - What's in the Future - If you live in a home that
was built before the 1970s and live in an area where it rains or snows
often, there is a very good chance that you'll have a problem with your
basement waterproofing system. There have been great advancements in
basement waterproofing since then and I would like to share a few of
them with you.