All Discussions Tagged 'Restoration' (4)

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Should we treat the wood for termites while we are re-siding our old house?

Our old house is unsheathed and was poorly insulated with blown-in before we bought. Now, we suspect due to the rotting lower edges of sid…

Started by JRTebow

1 Aug 19
Reply by Will Stanton

Help Adding Back Character to Modest Queen Anne Farmhouse Hybrid?

Hello! Long time lurker, first time poster (I feel like I’m on talk radio).  I recently purchased a 1905 Victorian mutt and I'm trying to d…

Started by Pinorzo

7 Aug 28, 2016
Reply by Phil

Guide to Repointing Heritage Masonry

Hello, I'd like to add a Guide to Repointing I wrote a while back. This may help those who are interested in correct technique and proper m…

Started by Barkley Hunt

1 Jan 10, 2010
Reply by Donald Mitchell

Roof Repair, Flat metal with thin fibrous paper & tar

The roof on my school house is possibily original. The roof has a shallow pitch and is very nearly flat at one end. It is a pretty heavy g…

Started by Donald Shore

0 Oct 31, 2009


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