Garage Conversion - Building & Construction - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Building & Construction

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-23-2011, 04:57 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 10
Default

garage conversion


we have a 3 stall garage we want to convert into our house problem is it has floating slab floor that sweats twice a year.what can we do with the floor?my husband thought about in floor heat im not sure.im paranoid at mold .any suggestions? thanks bambi

Advertisement

dawng76 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-23-2011, 06:23 PM   #2
Member
 
concretemasonry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota - Latitude 45.057 Longitude -93.074
Posts: 3,828
Rewards Points: 2,144
Default

garage conversion


Where in the world are you hiding? - Filling in the location on your CP/profile will get you more and better answers.

The location will help since it is a general site for a guess at the climate and conditions.

Is the garage the same elevation as the house?

It is garage slab flat or does it have a slope for drainage?

Dick

Advertisement


Last edited by concretemasonry; 04-23-2011 at 06:25 PM.
concretemasonry is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-24-2011, 12:26 AM   #3
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 10
Default

garage conversion


we live in illinois, floor is flat its a 3 stall garage we already converted 1 stall we live in but we r going to knock wall out and expand .cheaper than building house but problem is floor sweating at change of seasons
dawng76 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
removing rafter ties: garage conversion neil_9 Introductions 0 09-29-2010 08:55 PM
Garage Conversion SDEngr Remodeling 13 06-01-2010 05:11 PM
Vacation Home garage conversion imgarret Remodeling 0 01-30-2010 09:15 AM
Garage conversion gspro Building & Construction 1 09-01-2008 04:37 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts