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  1. Building & Construction
    Hey, I'm hoping someone can help me out! I am creating a pass through in our wall (which is a load bearing wall) from the kitchen to the living room. However I"m at a standstill because there is a vent in the way where the jack studs need to go to hold the header up. I would greatly...
  2. Roofing/Siding
    My elder neighbor really needs some advice from the experts. A local roofing company installed a new roof power vent and also repaired the old roof power vent. The problem is: The two power vents are about 4 feet apart. It seems to me if one of the vents is not running then the running vent...
  3. HVAC
    I live in Parker CO and about to start finishing my basement. I will be putting a bathroom down there with a toilet, sink, and custom shower. Our code (2013 IRC) states that i need either an exhaust fan or a window for venting. My question is which is more cost effective? I have 3 other...
  4. HVAC
    We purchased a house about 3 months ago. It's a 1955 ranch-style - some bits are modern and some are 1955 original. While painting a while back, I removed the heating intake vent cover (I assume that's what it is - it's covered by magnetic panels at the moment), and saw the image below. I'm not...
  5. Insulation
    HELP??? SO Last year I had major Ice Damns with all that snow, the roof leaked and mold was discovered in teh crawl space on the front roof slop of my cap code style house. Due to improper instalation of insulation. Had the mold remediated, and had severl contractors with different...
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