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  1. Windows and Doors
    Want to rip out this old plywood door and replace. What do I need to know before doing so? Any recommendations?
  2. General DIY Discussions
    I replaced some bilco/bulkhead doors out of 1" (3/4" true thickness) pressure treated. I could not find tongue and groove material so I did it myself. After construction I am astonished at the amount of shrinkage/warping that has taken place as the lumber has dried. Refer to pictures; one...
  3. 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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