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How Old is Your House?

I was just wanted to know how old people's houses are. Ours was built in 1922. Sometimes I wonder if stuff that was built today will still…

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Experience with Spray Foam Insulation?

Does anyone have experience with spray foam insulation in their house? We have a second floor addition that has a room that could use some…

Started by Becca

4 Feb 20
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Snow removal

I suspect our snow removal company has gone out of business-- they've been no-shows for both of this year's storms and are unresponsive to…

Started by Kristi

3 Jan 3
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Ugly Ceramic Tile: Does Anyone Need Tile Decals?

I recently bought these really cool 4" tile tattoos/decals from StickPretty for my bathroom to cover the ugly green ceramic tile. Unfortuna…

Started by Becca

0 Dec 22, 2015

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Seeking a Fence Contractor

Does anyone have a local fence contractor they would recommend? We're interested in replacing our chain link fence with a wooden one. Thank…

Started by Becca

2 Nov 18, 2015
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Tuckpointing and Windows

I am in need of some tuckpointing on a brick Georgian style house, and fixing of 2 glass block windows - and replacement of 2 others.  Any…

Started by Alison Price

2 Nov 18, 2015
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I'm curious if anyone can recommend an architect.  We are considering doing some major renovations and looking for an architect who can hel…

Started by Russ M

5 Nov 17, 2015
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One lonely window

Hi all, I need to replace one window in my house-- not a charming original window, a simple replacement window--but I'm having trouble find…

Started by Kristi

2 Oct 12, 2015
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Westwork Painting and Remodeling?

Has anyone used Westwork Painting and Remodeling? We want to do some painting and I'd like to use someone local who has been in business fo…

Started by Becca

0 Sep 27, 2015

Re-plumbing a 1926 Foursquare?

Hi all, has anyone had to re-plumb their 2-story home in OP? It's not dire but we are thinking of adding a bathroom and want to get an idea…

Started by LizzK

2 Jul 30, 2015
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Any experience with cork floors in the basement?

Does anyone have experience with cork floors in their basement. We already have ceramic tile, but due to some work we have to get done, it'…

Started by Becca

4 Jul 17, 2015
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