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    OK...here are some pics. I'm really wondering if...

    OK...here are some pics. I'm really wondering if that insulation the builder put on the walls is good to have under the house. It just seems like it would get damp and moldy. It seems to be in fine...
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    The laminate is peeling up from the particle...

    The laminate is peeling up from the particle board in several places. Would gorilla glue be good for gluing this stuff back down, or would you guys recommend something else. Also, would you guys...
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    Pushkins, Thanks for the reply. You've just...

    Pushkins,
    Thanks for the reply. You've just confirmed what my gut was telling me. The real problem I have is that the plastic sheeting that is under the house is in bad shape. It has been moved all...
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    I didn't notice any moisture at all when I pulled...

    I didn't notice any moisture at all when I pulled up the old carpet. I've installed TONS of hardwood and I've never had this problem. The only thing I've done differently this time was that I put the...
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    yeah, I wanted to get some opinions before I...

    yeah, I wanted to get some opinions before I caulked around any of the window siding tracks. I figured if I caulked the wrong place on or around those tracks I could cause more problems than I'd...
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    Psycho, the reinforced wax ring you linked to was...

    Psycho, the reinforced wax ring you linked to was the type I installed. I still plan on cutting into the ceiling. I'll probably do it next month, or sooner if I notice more water damage. We've...
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    Yep. There's no doubt that they did a pretty...

    Yep. There's no doubt that they did a pretty crappy job of installing the flange. In fact, I wouldn't be surprised if they cracked it when they screwed it in and just left it that way. You'd think a...
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    painting laminate cabinets

    Our kitchen cabinets have what looks like a baked on "laminate" finish. Is there any way to paint over this stuff?
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    sealing around windows

    recently, I resealed around the windows on the front of the house, which has a brick face. The back of our house is vinyl siding. Is there any kind of maintenence I need to perform around those...
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    venting to a crawlspace

    I'm looking into sealing up my 3 foot crawlspace in order to improve the climate of my house. A couple of companies (such as Cleanspace) mention that sealing up the foundation vents and opening up an...
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    paint for bathroom

    We are pulling down the old wallpaper in the bathroom. What is the best paint for a humid area like bathrooms? Thanks.
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    buckling hardwood

    I put down 3/8" hardwood in my downstairs living room 2 summers ago. Since then I've had a few spots buckle. Now, I put down a 1 foot border and laid a different king of wood in the center. I've only...
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    Yes, before I did my research I had envisioned...

    Yes, before I did my research I had envisioned the flange as being a piece that just inserted into a pipe that was attached to the bottom of the subfloor, with maybe some sort of gasket to help seal...
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    Thanks for the replies and your opinions on the...

    Thanks for the replies and your opinions on the fix. I guess I was concerned that the crack couldn't really be responsible for letting the water escape and maybe I had a leak at the PVC joint or...
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    water on ceiling under toilet

    Yesterday I found water marks on our downstairs ceiling directly under our upstairs master toilet. I pulled up the toilet today and found that the plastic flange was cracked across the top lip. No...
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    Just posting up to 5 messages so I can post a pic and get some help.
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    post 3

    Just posting up to 5 messages so I can post a pic and get some help.
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    Just posting up to 5 messages so I can post a pic and get some help.
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