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  1. Wood Foundation Protection

    Building & Construction
    Here's a particular house that was built with a combination wood (on sides) and brick foundation (back) it appears. See pictures. There appears to be a thin piece of wood nailed to wood foundation that is in various states of condition, see one where wood appears black (could be mold). The...
  2. Need help solving spring basement flooding problem

    Building & Construction
    I have a walk-out basement, and about every three years, if we have a heavy snow and then warm weather, my back yard floods and water seeps in through my basement patio door. I have a drain-tiled basement, but pumping can't keep up with the water coming in. My back yard slopes toward this...