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  1. Building & Construction
    Good Morning All, I have a water intrusion problem in my crawl space. I have had the house for 2 years. I believe there are 2 issues here. There is one corner of the crawl space that gets a pretty steady flow of water when it rains hard. There is a concrete wall that looks like a bad repair job...
  2. Roofing/Siding
    We replaced our roof in '04 and the roofer elected to install Lomanco SV-10 starter vent, rather than penetrate the stucco soffit for venting. Now I need to replace the gutters. I'm concerned about snow build-up blocking air flow and water intrusion (I live in Columbus OH). What is the best...
  3. Building & Construction
    I'd like to snap my fingers (or even pay someone to snap theirs) and have all of my water / moisture problems magically disappear. But that's not going to happen. This is my first post, so please excuse me if I've categorized it improperly. Here's a little info... I have a 75-80 year old...
  4. HVAC
    Hi all, New to the forum. Old hat DYI'er. History: While running AC the system reached temp and shut off correctly (presumed). Then it simply refused to start. I wanted a new thermostat anyway (for energy savings reasons) so I bought one and things started and worked fine ... for two days...
  5. Building & Construction
    Hello. I live in a house that was built in 1952 and just recently finished my basement. We have a very slight issue with water intrusion on 1 unfished wall, but only when it pours for days.I know the spot where it is leaking in from, and have determined that the grading along that side of my...
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