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  1. Drywall & Plaster
    Have and things falling from ceiling for years thought dead termite parts then mold mites now I finally went and looked at the ceiling and this is what I spotted anyone have a clue what it can be also have been feeling like I get bit all the time and spots of brown black and red white stuff all...
  2. Flooring
    Hi I'm renovating a 100 year-old rowhome. On the first floor I'll be removing linoleum and a layer of thin, damaged plywood to reveal the original floors. These were pine planks nailed straight into the joists. (There is no overlap between the boards, and no subfloor underneath them.) Quite a...
  3. Pest Control
    Hello, I'm having difficulty determining whether the termite damage I uncovered in my home is active or existing damage. The home is in NY and was built in 1965. The foundation was treated with Chlordane at some point during its history. When I purchased we saw some sign of activity and it...
  4. Building & Construction
    I recently purchased a foreclosure that was sold as-is it has termite damage on the main girder support in the basement and was wondering how to go about this as it hasn't compromised the structure YET, but i'm sure will eventually as it's pretty well chewed through. The termites are no longer...
  5. Carpentry
    A recent investment house got nasty when we found the spongy living room floor was thanks to years of T's munching happily while the previous owners covering up the proof. So... My delemna... I have already removed the flooring, joists and have jacked up the corner of the front living room. The...
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