One of the biggest home renovation challenges can be creating space in a small, main bath where no space actually exists.
First, let me say that I think Mr German is an excellent teacher, especially for idiot novices like myself. I’ve had difficulty with other DIY books assuming a certain vocabulary. German provides an excellent intro to DIY in framing, carpentry, plumbing, electrical etc. I now feel I can start reading more advanced DIY books on each of these topics.
Before you begin applying foam insulation you should clean the surface of gross dirt, debris, and oil. Foam insulation sticks to everything except oil. It is still best to remove any accumulation of dirt and debris. A simple sweeping should be sufficient to prep the surface. Oil should be scrubbed free of any surface as the foam will not stick and will pull back as it dries, leaving a small … Read More
Once upon a time there was an ugly, dark and outdated basement…we lived in our house for 4 years and barely (if ever) used it.
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After application, you need to cleanup by sweeping away any leftover stain and residue with a broom after flooding the floor with water. It is always a good idea to shop vac the water so as to get the residue up and out of the pores of the concrete and make it a little easier for the stain to get into the pores. When the floor is thoroughly dry, it is a good idea to apply a sealer agent … Read More
Mold and mildew can become problems in high moisture areas of the house such as a bathroom or kitchen. Repair or install drywall and tile with mold resistant products and joint tape. Many of these brands are available at your local Home Depot or Lowe’s. A No Mold product may cost a few dollars more but can be worth the peace of mind when you spend money on home remodeling.
In both states where I practiced real estate, termite inspections were required by law. In Missouri, treatment for termites could be paid for by the buyer or seller. In Kansas, state laws forced the seller to pay for treatment. Neither state specified who would be responsible for structural damage, however, so this was a negotiating point when termites were found.
He did the work, quick and so professionally. He even explained what was wrong behind the scenes with my current … Read More
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Plenty of good ideas that may very well be executed immediately with out too much cost. Altering handles is one that I’ve finished together with visiting a Habitat for Humanity Restore for doorways. We now have additionally donated there so it really works fairly nicely for us. The chest of drawers and bookshelf idea we used for my husband’s shoes. We also mounted bookshelves on the wall close to the ceiling for items that are not used usually, however we flipped the cabinets so the finished half is what you see. Pinned this.
I believe the first reaction is that they’ve a professional look over … Read More
Welcome to the Arkansas Contractors Licensing Board. The Contractors Licensing Board was created in 1939 to protect the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of Arkansas. The Residential Committee was created in 1999 to license the builders of new homes in Arkansas to further protect the health, safety and welfare of Arkansans.
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The Contractor Table Saw is the tool of choice of many DIY hobbyists and woodworkers, as well as professionals in the trade who need a mobile saw. Less expensive than a cabinet model, a contractor table saw can perform can handle many of the same ripping and milling tasks as the higher priced cabinet models, and the better contractor models can rival the larger saws in accuracy. Sure, there are limitations in power and cutting capacity where the smaller contractor saw cannot compete, but several of the most common shortcomings can be overcome with a few upgrades.
Make sure you read the rules before posting there. It’s a good idea to browse the archives for good examples of other people looking for jobs and to better understand the culture, values, and standards within the community. Doing that you may also discover companies looking for contractors just like you 🙂 Make … Read More
Remodeling a bathroom can be quite costly. From permanent fixture removal to plumbing, all of these expenses add up to thousands of dollars.
Finished basement on high end house. I designed all of it and spent some time managing the process. Already had lots of windows (walk-out). Used high end materials and design features ( plank laminate flooring with some granite/marble, rope lighting, recessed panels,heavy finish trim molding, recessed lighting, rope lighting, central audio/speakers, full kitchen, full bath,fireplace, zoned HVAC, etc). Took almost 9 months to complete fully. Great finished product.
Home contractors at Reality Construction LLC build beautiful rec rooms and basements you can escape to for leisure after a hard day’s work. We can create large open areas for pool or foosball tables, or construct underground bars with custom cabinetry, countertops and recessed lighting. Our home remodelers can build you an entertainment room and install a fireplace to … Read More
It always astounds me when homeowners undertake six-figure projects without having a lawyer review the contract. My rule of thumb is simple. Always have an attorney look over your agreement unless it’s for an amount of money that you are willing to lose.
General Contractor’s know in what order trades should be aloud to install in a home. If a home owner gets the order wrong he could end up having one trade remove another trades work and have to get the first trade back again to redo his work. This will cause you money and time. It also causes ill will with the trades as they all believe they should be in a job first.
Jon, the high speed trains stop at Faversham, so why are they cutting the trees in Cromwell Road? The trains ARE made longer during peak times, and are more frequent, but they always were. … Read More
When thinking about taking on a large renovation or project there are some things you need to know before you try to general the job on your own.
and thus the Trees though they do bind the embankments the fact that they take a lot of moisture out of the soil at the same time can undermine the track and cause it to sag which as your probably guess could cause all kinds of havoc to happen which would be a shame as the train is more much more environmentally friendly and shifts more people faster than the old combustion engine though like Chris says i would not like to see the embankments reduced to miles and miles of concrete.
Basic Services- Develop expert advice and assistance in the planning, coordination and monitoring of improvements in the provision and sustainment of basic services (healthcare, education, emergency response, food security, and … Read More
Need to reach AZ ROC in general? Send all correspondence to: Arizona Registrar of Contractors, 1700 W Washington Street, Suite 105, Phoenix, AZ 85007-2812. If you have any questions, please call 1-877-692-9762 (1-877-MY-AZROC).
Prior to each massage, Antoine leaves at least 20 minutes to prepare himself physically and emotionally. He does stretches to loosen up his muscles, and he clears his mind so that he will be more sensitive to the needs of each client. Often he listens to relaxing massage music he has compiled for his sessions. He also takes the time to prepare the room, including preparing the sheets, blankets, towels, oils, and lotions he will use.
Erosion control for utility construction (Storm sewer, sanitary sewer, water main, ETC.): A. Place excavated trench material on the high side of the trench. B. Backfill, compact, and stabilize the trench immediately after pipe construction. C. Discharge trench water into a … Read More