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  1. Damp spots on new parging

    Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    I've got a house built in 1929 with fieldstone foundation walls exposed in my basement. The walls were originally parged, but by the time we bought the house much of this parging had flaked off. This allowed the soft mortar between the field stones to crumble to the ground and it seemed to get...
  2. Basement Project

    Building & Construction
    I have some ideas on what I want to do but am looking for suggestions. 125 year old house. Stone walls, concrete slab floors. One side is being used for laundry (have cleaned, prepped and painted part of it, but the uneven walls still collect dust) The project is for the other side which I...
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