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We are thinking about buying a Victorian house that has lots of deferred maintenence and problems.  All the windows need to be replaced and...

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My neighbors houses roofs all look flat. I can see where the rafters are under my shingles. This is new construction. I think something is not...

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I have some older mobile homes rental property with paneling interiors. Everyone is always wanting to paint the paneling to lighten the rooms up....

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I purchased online a 3/8" glass frameless swing door with panel for my fiberglass shower insert.  I am struggling with hanging the door. I put the...

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I live in the boston area and while travelling in RI last evening I came across your show on 99.7 FM. Are you on a station in the Boston metro area?

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I have a question about our patio pavers.  We bought and installed some beautiful brick pavers.  We used a polymer sand between the bricks.  We...

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I have a leaking basement that floods every spring and during heavy precipitation. The sump pump runs steady which costs me a small fortune in...

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I have an older brick with about a 1 inch air gap between the brick and the plaster inside the walls. This is not brick over stud, but solid...

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Good morning.  I'm a promotions producer at WGEM in Quincy, IL.  We've aired your show for many years.  I recently created a :05 promo for several...

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I am needing to replace my power vent water heater, and today my neighbor told me that I can use the vent fan off my current power vent and put it...

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I have ice dams on my roof in winter. I was told to insulate under roof. is this true? if so can I use foam boards, fiber glass, reflectix or some...

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My house was built in 1900.

The porch deck and the portoin of the house above it is supported by a column of bricks.

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Hi Tom and Leslie, 

I love your podcast and look forward to hearing both hours every week. I have learned so much from your advise! 

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We have replaced all of our manufacturer defective pex pipes once with a different brand. The replacement pipes are now leaking and we dont know...

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Installed it twice, 8mm and good quality.  Had it inspected by the company who makes the laminate and was told it was due to the room being to...