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I tested 3 areas in our lower level home: one in an office -test result: 2.8 pCi/L; one in a back storage area: 10.7; one in our workroom area...

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I have been doing a lot of reading and it seems there is a lot of information out there that has sorta confused me, so I thought I would ask you...

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We have had a wet basement, we are looking for a permanent solution for this.  We have been told about digging around the exterior of the house...

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Please help. Approx 25 yrs ago my garage foundation walls were placed, 10" walls,approx 6 ' deep no exterior waterproofing slab on grade interior...

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There's a more common problem than people's pet dogs digging up yards... squirrels! These "tree rats" dig up whatever and wherever they want. ...

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I have the same problem exactly.  56 year old house.  What is this valve you are referring to fix?  Can you send me a link /URLof a picture?  Is...

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Ceiling of basement currently open floor joists (2x10). I do not want a suspended ceiling - I want drywall. Problem is the builder laid the...

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We took down old tile, scrapped glue, had to do a little patching of the cement board.  We were told to prime it before installing the new tile. ...

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While preparing to finish our basement, we spilled a lot of latex paint (DryLok) on the floor by accident. We would like to remove this paint so...

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My parents just got new laminate floors to replace their carpet. They have large dogs who drool alot and knock things over, like your glass of...

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I am clearing brush at the back of my yard, and area that adjoins Federal wetlands. Since I have lived in this house, I have always had problems...

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I need to regrade my foundation perimeter to help fix a water problems in my basement. What type of contractor can I call for a cost effective fix?

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Our house was hit by a car that rolled into it several years ago.It knocked it out of

square and our picture window on that corner leaks.  I...

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I have had a debate over the years with other contractors and architects about the cold-cabinet-on-the-outside-wall phenomenon. It is my posistion...

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I've heard several people call and ask how to make sticky finishes not sticky. I use my oven to harden enamel finishes becasue it dries it out...

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I was at a "building it right " seminar recently and they said (backed up with a page from the DOE site) that at least the top six inches or so of...

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If our water is not used in two sinks in our house for 5 or 6 hours the first water that comes out tastes kind of musty/moldy. I've tried pouring...

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If our water is not used in two sinks in our house for 5 or 6 hours the first water that comes out tastes kind of musty/moldy. I've tried pouring...

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we have noticed in the past two years our house makes anoise lik avery low sounding foghorn or coulb a vibrating sound, ever heard of anything...