We recently had a concrete patio and steps poured in our back yard. For the most part the water flows away from the house. However, there are a few low spots that cau... See more
What appears to be a rubbery substance around the home where ever it meets concrete is separating. Does anyone know what this stuff is and best way to fix the big gap... See more
How can I find out if a parking lot mixture will stick to an old concrete drive way that the smooth service has just about gone. I'm not sure what this mixture is cal... See more
Cut down the tops of the septic risers?When we upgraded the septic 18 years ago husband and helpers said they would "fix them later". We apparently haven't reached l... See more
I have a water bowl made from concrete thats at least 50 years old. A couple years ago, the water froze inside bowl and now it will not hold water. What do you sugges... See more
Just had a carport slab poured and the slab is “floating” on the edges and corner due to ground not being level. Do I insist they need to repour it?
ANY IDEAS I HAVE A FLAT ROOF AND ME AND MY HUSBAND HAVE BEEN TRYING EVERYTHING TO STOP IT FROM LEAKING, BUT WE HAVE TO DO SOMETHING LIKE EVERY 6 MONTHS TO A YEAR. WE ... See more
Does anyone have direct experience with using zinc strips on a roof to prevent future moss? We recently treated the moss on our roof with Wet & Forget and while resea... See more
I`d like it to be sturdy, economical, low maintenance, and nice looking.I will add a vine plant and twinkle lights. Thank you!
It seems our new home has some serious lack of drainage in the front yard especially. I am researching french drains and dry wells but the ground water levels may be... See more
I'm having a condo built and there is a crack in the concrete floor that goes from garage doors to house , what should I do have them redo it or what ? Here is a p... See more
I’ve got moisture damage on the ceiling spaced between the rafters (@16”) from the outside wall in about 8“ to 10” into the room. There is no moisture at all... See more
i have some serious industrial bases that I would like to use on a dining table with a concrete top, but have some concerns. A cast concrete top will be very (very) h... See more
I tried using spackling, which didn't work so sanded that off. Then I tried Flex Shot, which is kind of like caulking. That's what is there now, and it left a raise... See more
Pictures taken 12.19.17 at dusk. Really concerned, we knocked all the old concrete out because of the stains and uneven, and this looks worse. Waiting to hear back fr... See more
My friend recommended her handyman to repair my front porch stairs. The top step was pulling away from the landing and the mortar needed to be filled in. The guy di... See more
The board that sits on top of my cinder block foundation is rotting (I believe it is called a ledger board.) How do I replace it?
How do I clean the mold off and be safe?