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  1. Flooring
    Running into an issue with our hardwood floors which are floating & glued together at the seams. There are a few spots in which there is quite a bit of squeaking. The basement is finished, so wondering the best way to handle this. My thoughts thus far are one of two options: 1) pull up trim...
  2. Building & Construction
    Hi Community. I have an interior wall in my master bedroom that spans 7 feet between 2 doors (bedroom door and master bath door. master bath is on other side of wall). The house is 8 years old and the floor around this wall has creaked for 7 1/2 years. I had the builder come back to fix it...
  3. Pest Control
    I moved into a house built in 1950s and found a small area (about 2' by 3') of the hardwood floor is very squeaky. I opened a small hole just under the area in the basement ceiling. There are spider webs between joists. On the webs, I saw a lot of small larvae like dry insects but I couldn't...
  4. Flooring
    Hi again- Here's the other big question: the existing floor in my living room is oak t&g (5/8") over a diagonal plank sub-floor over joists. The home was built in 1955 and the floor has been carpeted since I bought the house 5 yrs ago. When I pulled up the carpet, it revealed a pretty damaged...
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