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  1. Roofing/Siding
    Hello, first time home buyer with a weird issue. After the first major downpour since moving in multiple windows leaked, and water was draining into one of the kitchen cabinets. After caulking up the windows I have had no issues with them. One of the windows is located more or less directly...
  2. Roofing/Siding
    I've noticed that I have water coming out of some weep holes in my siding when it rains, and would like to try and find the source. The only thing I can think of is that there is water either going behind the siding on the back side of the decorative piece above the window, or it's going in at...
  3. Building & Construction
    Hi everyone, My apologies in advance for writing a small book! I have an old house (circa 1868) that has had many odd additions added over the decades. One of these “additions” is an enclosure that allows access to the fieldstone basement from the added on kitchen without having to go outside...
  4. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    So my house is about a 100 years old with a basement, and on a hill. The front of the house faces the sidewalk about 10 feet out from the front door. The property slopes down towards the back on both the sides and rear of the house. The problem is the front, the sidewalk is higher than the...
  5. Roofing/Siding
    Hi all. We moved into a new custom built home on 11/2015. Since then we've had 2 pieces of siding that have fallen off and one that's about to fall off. I don't have a picture of the first one that fell off, but I have a pic of the 2nd one that did and the 3rd one that is working its way off...
  6. General DIY Discussions
    Hi, 1st post here at DIY and a true novice to DIY-ing. For the past few mornings I notice water spots in the same place on our asbestos siding (see attached photo). After a short while, the water evaporates away. We've had some snow recently but that should all be melted by now. Possible...
  7. Building & Construction
    The wood siding on my house needs to go. I am widowed and no longer care to repaint every few years. I was approached by a Polymer Wall System salesman and wish to make a wise decision on how to go. A few weeks ago, I asked a vinyl salesman to leave my home as I could see there are...
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