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  1. Pest Control
    Hi All: Has anyone had the catseye foundation barrier installed? Does it work, how long does installation take, how much $$? Thanks
  2. Insulation
    Hi, I'm finishing a room in my basement that has two exterior walls. I've got 1-inch Foamular polystyrene rigid foam right on the concrete block, tuck-taped and sealed with spray foam. I've then got my 2x4 frame and was planning to put fibreglass batt insulation in between the studs. Is a...
  3. Flooring
    I have a roughly 360sf above ground studio with a concrete slab on ground. Did not know beforehand to insulate underneath slab so we are trying to fix the mess. It gets to - 40 around here in the winters and the slab is way too cold so it must be insulated. I've been reading the forums and...
  4. Roofing/Siding
    Well...it's time to reside... I live in San Diego and am about to tackle residing my house. The house currently has wood siding nailed directly to the studs. No sheathing, no insulation and no barriers all the way to the plaster. I am planning on doing the following: Replace existing siding...
  5. Flooring
    Hi, I am trying to get my slanted wood floors leveled (about 5.5 " differential) including a vapor barrier, to prevent odors, fumes and hot air from coming up through the floor. Planning to have the contractor remove the top flooring up to the sub floor, then building the floor to level with...
  6. Flooring
    I am installing Toklo 12 mm AC5 rated laminate in a commercial area. It has a 15 year commercial warranty (lifetime residential also) and states to be better at repelling moisture. I found it here for $1.57 sqft. http://flooring.builddirect.com/Lami..._10068424.aspx I am planning to use cork...
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