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  1. Roofing/Siding
    Hi all - hope someone here knows how to install housewrap, flashing, and siding around this door opening to make sure it's properly protected from rain and wind. I've looked all over the internet and not found any good videos or posts. This is what my rough opening looks like: I'm planning to...
  2. General DIY Discussions
    I have an outdoor stairwell of approx 5 steps that lead to a basement door. This used to be completely covered and encased with a wood framed building with an upper door and roof, but this was removed so that a larger deck could be placed over the stairway with a trap door in the deck to...
  3. Windows and Doors
    I am debating between two contractors and two doors to replace a walk out basement door that leads to a storage area. Aesthetics are not an issue, we just want a solid, plain windowless door and it gets very little traffic, though we do occasionally take the bikes in and out there. This is an...
  4. HVAC
    I am considering adding small louvers (about 6"x12") to the Bilco basement doors for added ventilation in the summer months. I'd like the louvers to be raised not inset (i.e. bolted to the door). Great if they came equipped with screens to keep out the bugs. Does such a retrofit product exist...
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