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  1. Building & Construction
    My fiance and I are looking to buy our first house. We made an offer on a house built in the 1950's and are now doing inspections. When I went under the house to look at the foundation, I found a couple of red flags. First, the mudsill appeared to not be anchored into the foundation. The house...
  2. Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    My daughter and son-in-law bought an old farmhouse built in the 1800s, and I've been helping them with some renovation. As is typical, the original house has been added onto several times, but the original part sits on a stone foundation. Surely it originally had a dirt floor cellar with a low...
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