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  1. General DIY Discussions
    Thanks in advance for any experienced advice you can give me on this topic. I'm trying to add space in my basement for my 2 small children. I've had several people estimate this job and each one had different ideas about what was required to ensure a mold free basement. Most of those ideas...
  2. Building & Construction
    I am in the beginning stages of a basement remodel. My basement is currently an open space with poured concrete foundation,. My question is regarding insulation. I was thinking of getting 1" - 2" foam insulation and glueing it right to the foundation walls. I figured this would help with...
  3. Flooring
    I Had Just Built a new House Myself and Finished the House Now I had a problem with the Concrete Slab in the basement - Moisture Wicking Up I Found no Vapor barrier Under Slab. I Highered Out the Slab work to a local Contractor to pour a slab - I din't know much about the slab finishing and that...
  4. HVAC
    I am looking for a super-duper dehumidifier to dry down a very wet basement/cellar. The best that I can find online is 70-pints. Does anyone have a recommendation for something stronger that won't require new mortgage, perhaps $200-$400? It needs to drain into sump pit. Also, it would help...
  5. General DIY Discussions
    I have a 4-yr old, hillside rancher. The lower level is finished and heated. There is a 350 sq. ft., unfinished storage room, below grade. It is heated by a small wall heater and fan, but it not vented. A door leads into it from a bedroom. It is beginning to smell musty and I have been...
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