Search: Posts Made By: HelplessTechie
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14
Search took 0.01 seconds.
05-26-15, 04:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 867
Posted By HelplessTechie

Thanks for the link. Our entire yard is very hard...

Thanks for the link. Our entire yard is very hard and mostly clay unfortunately. I'm not sure how much work I can put into the soil. I'd try to till it but between that trees roots and the incline...
05-26-15, 04:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 867
Posted By HelplessTechie

They had sod laid I believe 3 years ago, a year...

They had sod laid I believe 3 years ago, a year before we moved in. The front facing part of their hill has some sort of low evergreen on it. I want to avoid mowing it due to the incline of it. It's...
05-25-15, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 867
Posted By HelplessTechie

Hill Landscape Help

This will be the second summer we have lived in our current house and I am looking for help. Our entire house is on a hill that slopes down in the front yard. There is a small portion next to the...
12-14-14, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,012
Posted By HelplessTechie

Question So many sub-floor options....

I am in the process of having my basement finished. It was previously finished with 70's wood paneling and tile. The tile is in good shape throughout, with only maybe 10 that are cracked or coming...
12-01-14, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,283
Posted By HelplessTechie

I will have do pull up the code I know, was just...

I will have do pull up the code I know, was just trying to get a general idea.

Air flow is something I had not considered. Will that also be discussed in the local code? Or is there a formula or...
12-01-14, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,283
Posted By HelplessTechie

So you believe putting a 36" door, where that...

So you believe putting a 36" door, where that current door is located would be sufficient come replacement time?
12-01-14, 03:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,283
Posted By HelplessTechie

Yea the stairs and everything else has pretty...

Yea the stairs and everything else has pretty much been ripped out at this point. I will look into the drywall issue for the walls. There's not enough room/plans for a bedroom. Just leaving the main...
12-01-14, 02:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,283
Posted By HelplessTechie

Furnace Room and Planning for Replacement

Not sure if this is the right section, if not mods please move.

I recently purchased a home earlier this year that was built in the 70s. Everything in it is old, EVERYTHING.

Anyway I am in...
Replies: 11
Views: 1,688
Posted By HelplessTechie

I was able to locate someone who would quote for...

I was able to locate someone who would quote for a replacement. They gave a quote of $4,400.

1. Excavate entire asphalt driveway, approx 1178 SF.
2. Evaluate sink hole in asphalt, bottom right...
Replies: 11
Views: 1,688
Posted By HelplessTechie

Thanks again everyone for the replys. I do plan...

Thanks again everyone for the replys. I do plan on getting a few more estimates and talking to them.

As far as the hole, I'm not sure what's under there. As you can see its the bottom of the hill...
06-22-14, 06:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 780
Posted By HelplessTechie

Help Needed- Ideas for large amount of rocks

I recently purchased a home that used rocks as mulch in all of the would be flower beds. My fiance hates them, thus they have to go:o. We had little success with giving them away. They're a pain to...
Replies: 11
Views: 1,688
Posted By HelplessTechie

Thanks for the information. It appears I need to...

Thanks for the information. It appears I need to find a company willing to do a total repave. I've attached photos of the driveway.
Replies: 11
Views: 1,688
Posted By HelplessTechie

Thanks for the quick reply and welcome. ...

Thanks for the quick reply and welcome.

Both assured me that it was fine to cover the old driveway. I just wasn't sure if that was really the best approach with it being as old and broken as it...
Replies: 11
Views: 1,688
Posted By HelplessTechie

New Home - Driveway Questions

I just purchased my first home in Jan of this year. It was built in 1973 and while everything was taken care of, pretty much the entire house is original.

One of the many projects I have on my...
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14


 
Forum Jump