Tag: foundation

30 Is this cracking foundation under a jack post a problem that requires repair? 2015-08-31T23:52:27.497

21 Is it OK that the frame of my house doesn't line up with the slab? 2013-06-11T23:09:21.100

16 Is my rapidly failing foundation dangerous? 2012-01-24T21:52:16.483

14 What kind of mortar should I use to point a fieldstone foundation? 2010-11-15T12:21:24.280

13 What are the disadvantages of having electrical conduit penetrate my foundation below-grade? 2012-10-05T16:47:32.083

12 What should I keep in mind when building my house myself? 2011-11-08T17:58:56.120

11 How difficult is it to repair or replace a preserved wood foundation? 2012-08-31T13:44:58.560

10 Foundation for structure on bedrock 2016-05-19T18:17:55.243

8 Is a sagging floor possibly detrimental? 2011-02-07T14:15:31.933

7 What is the best way to fill a 3 inch gap under my concrete front porch? 2012-08-02T08:33:05.163

7 What are these vents in the foundation mortar for? 2013-07-24T15:48:13.610

7 How best can I seal up an old coal door? 2013-09-03T18:00:28.177

6 How can I tell where my inground sprinkler hoses are? 2010-08-05T12:44:11.303

6 How do I build an on grade foundation for a shed? 2010-11-03T10:48:25.500

6 How strong are bolts compared to welding and what qualities to look for in foundations? 2011-06-15T09:45:21.373

6 What is the best way to fill a hole in a concrete basement floor? 2011-07-28T12:27:32.367

6 Who to call about sinking porch and mud room? 2012-04-16T12:41:41.960

6 Is it normal to find cracks in new concrete? 2012-09-08T07:04:22.877

6 What should I consider when cutting/making window in concrete foundation? 2013-04-03T23:54:23.603

6 What should I do about a crack in the concrete slab in my living room? 2013-04-09T02:38:15.687

6 What's the easiest way to cut a chunk out of a buried railroad tie? 2014-07-05T18:52:25.473

6 Am I using the correct concrete blocks for the base of my shed and how many do I need? 2014-07-07T14:41:36.677

6 Concrete foundation repair 2014-12-22T23:59:58.153

6 How to go about building an aquarium into a wall? 2016-04-02T01:09:53.603

5 What's the best approach to repair a wedge/corner crack in my foundation? 2010-07-22T15:03:22.193

5 How do I remove crumbling mortar from fieldstone foundation? 2010-11-14T11:28:25.117

5 How do I quickly address my foundation issues? 2011-03-10T18:09:36.153

5 How do I properly jack up one side of my house? 2011-04-13T05:02:12.807

5 Would upgrading my basement with sandstone blocks be worthwhile? 2011-08-06T22:42:03.047

5 How to repair mortar that is crumbling? 2011-12-20T14:45:38.860

5 What is the timeline for broken plumbing to cause damage to a house's foundation? 2012-01-26T16:39:32.060

5 What can I do about lead paint on fieldstone foundation walls? 2012-07-02T02:44:05.570

5 How do I cut a new crawlspace access in a brick foundation? 2013-04-25T17:57:36.990

5 Re-Pointing Fieldstone Foundation 2013-09-26T14:52:26.317

5 Destroying a wasp nest 2016-07-25T00:53:05.553

4 How do I build a basement that does not leak when I have a high water level? 2010-07-22T09:49:44.303

4 Crack spanning several tiles 2010-07-27T16:50:29.793

4 Kind of contractor to hire to install new basement window, where there was none before? 2010-09-04T13:17:12.897

4 Things to look for while entering the crawlspace of a house I'm considering buying? 2010-09-14T01:13:32.037

4 Setting posts for a sturdy garden fence 2011-05-06T15:42:45.717

4 Very small foundation pour 2011-05-12T17:46:51.120

4 Renovating interior stone basement walls 2012-02-18T14:30:06.590

4 Door sticking, frame no longer square, is this serious? 2012-10-04T03:56:24.323

4 How can I tell if a slab foundation can be built on? 2012-10-18T06:09:02.130

4 How can I prevent my hoop house from being uprooted by strong winds? 2013-05-08T02:55:02.557

4 What should I do about a horizontal crack around my porch slab? 2013-05-15T21:59:08.933

4 How do I determine if my basement leak is a foundation problem 2013-07-09T03:30:51.410

4 How can I reduce or eliminate flaking from a limestone basement? 2013-10-28T04:03:57.277

4 Do I need a hydraulic jack to do main beam jacking? 2015-01-13T03:10:40.463

4 French Drain placement question 2015-03-07T13:48:33.343

4 What can I do about water coming in from underneath when it rains? 2015-03-16T22:36:02.130

4 Wall between House and garage is hanging over the concrete slab. Is this a major issue? 2015-04-20T17:30:37.520

4 Can fig trees endanger neighbouring buildings? 2015-08-17T19:59:03.237

4 Concrete foundation crack 2015-11-11T19:24:21.697

4 Soil grade is above foundation 2016-08-10T01:30:25.377

4 Channel between foundation wall and floor in crawlspace 2017-10-28T20:04:15.797

3 Repair Hole in Concrete Foundation 2011-04-28T15:47:59.320

3 Heat causing concrete to heave 2011-06-08T15:37:59.887

3 How should I build a skid foundation for my shed? 2012-04-01T22:15:17.970

3 How can I protect a house foundation from weather conditions? 2012-08-21T15:10:17.777

3 Should I be concerned about my house settling? 2012-10-10T15:16:10.343

3 Is it wise to cut a long trench in concrete slab foundation? 2012-11-23T22:24:11.303

3 How do I fix the cracks in my brick foundation? 2012-12-23T18:45:16.780

3 Would adding new basement windows jeopardize the integrity of the foundation? 2013-03-16T18:35:57.603

3 Can I convert a basement window to a door? 2013-05-31T17:21:37.300

3 What kind of foundation should I use for this garden shed site location? 2013-08-05T20:46:15.600

3 What is the official name for this metal bracket that sits on top of a concrete pier? 2013-08-05T21:37:45.070

3 How many concrete piers do I need to support a 10 x 10 wooden floor supporting a 1600 lb shed? 2013-08-06T07:05:24.703

3 What is this material on my interior foundation walls? 2013-10-27T20:53:42.333

3 Is this normal for the brick to extend past the concrete slab foundation? 2013-12-27T04:32:19.557

3 Foundation repair: time frame 2014-06-22T04:04:26.530

3 Should I be worried about tears in my foundation wrap? 2014-08-08T05:06:03.167

3 How deep is the frost line for footers in Michigan? 2015-04-17T21:28:10.090

3 Recurring crack on second floor ceiling 2015-05-07T20:17:56.380

3 Can I rest cement posts directly on the bedrock to build a structure for a large shed? 2015-05-15T17:23:30.863

3 Internal walls supported by rotten wood 2015-05-26T18:47:44.893

3 What should I do if my house is leaning up off the foundation? 2015-06-01T08:14:36.337

3 How to extend Sump Pump discharge pipe from house 2015-06-05T02:11:16.197

3 What's the right approach for insulating the slab & footings underneath a masonry fireplace/heater? 2015-06-13T21:48:32.777

3 Flooded HVAC ducts 2015-07-10T19:06:44.900

3 How to repair / reinforce deteriorated footings and subsoil below brick & concrete porch 2015-09-24T20:35:57.497

3 Joists have different height 2016-02-19T05:28:03.623

3 Is my nearby neighbor's foundation excavation a concern for my home? 2016-10-03T18:40:15.197

3 The Big Crack and What’s Underneath It 2017-01-09T20:57:28.730

3 What is this rocky area in my crawl space wall? 2017-05-02T01:11:52.163

3 Estimating frost heave displacement? 2017-05-24T16:23:07.187

2 Fixing a sagging foundation 2011-02-18T22:42:19.753

2 How high should the siding be above ground level? 2011-09-24T16:59:14.077

2 Is this hole at the corner of the foundation major issue? 2012-06-27T03:21:46.090

2 What technique(s) is recommended for waterproofing exterior foundation walls? 2012-06-28T23:24:22.337

2 What packing material to use between a brick and house beam? 2012-08-23T15:53:38.483

2 What are some good concrete and foundation books? 2012-11-12T05:28:20.393

2 How to properly close a chimney hole in the basement 2012-11-15T23:51:33.640

2 Could this cracked drywall be caused by a shifting house? 2013-02-07T23:44:48.923

2 Should I be concerned with my back flow valve pit filling with water? 2013-03-02T20:15:40.253

2 What do I need to consider when enlarging a basement apartment by opening up an attached garden shed? 2013-04-20T22:33:29.080

2 What is involved in replacing leaking iron drain pipes in a house with a concrete foundation? 2013-05-19T19:25:41.147

2 Vertical cracks on newly poured foundation 2013-09-08T06:44:35.737

2 Repair water leak around gas line in foundation 2013-10-06T23:04:31.107