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  1. Building racked during leveling

    General DIY Discussions
    I have a small, 500 sf cabin (pier and beam, built 1949) that I had leveled last weekend. There was some 2.5+ inches of drop attributed to settling in the sands beneath the house on the south side of the house and a little over an inch on the north side of the house. The building had been...
  2. Advice Installing Support in Ceiling for Hanging Ceiling Pot Rack

    Building & Construction
    Hello, I bought a ceiling pot rack to free up some space in my kitchen. I was not able to come up with a place to hang my rack which would have went into ceiling joists. The pot rack connects to the ceiling by 4 eye bolts. The desired layout from above is: about 4" of space from the forward...
  3. Cutting through masonry wall

    Remodeling
    I have a story and a half house with the first floor exterior walls consisting of 10 inch masonry, about half brick on the outside and half terra cota tubes running horizontally on the inside and plastered over. We are contemplating expanding the back (west side) of the house. In order to...
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