How To Replace The Mortar On Old Stone Foundation Walls

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Buying an old home and fixing it up is a great way to get a house with a lot of natural wood and character for a good price. The downside is that old homes generally need a lot of work to get them fixed up. One area that is especially challenging is the basement. Old homes typically have stone foundation walls that are crumbling. A crumbling stone foundation wall can let in a lot of water during periods of heavy rains that regularly occur during the springtime.…

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3 Tips To Help You Prepare To Break Down Concrete

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There are many different reasons why one may need to break through concrete. Maybe you need to repair a patio or driveway. Maybe you need to access utilities that are underneath concrete that you poured already. No matter the reason, breaking through concrete is a difficult task. Here are a few tips that will help you take on this challenging task.  #1 Make Sure You Have The Right Tools In order to tackle this challenging job, you need to have the right tools on hand.…

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Breaking Concrete: Tips To Help Make Your Work Easier

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Tearing up concrete usually takes a lot of time and energy. This is especially so in cases where one is dealing with reinforced concrete. And while a sledgehammer is usually enough to deal with most at-home slab-breaking projects, it usually takes more than brute force to get the job done in a timely and cost effective manner. Here are some concrete breaking tips that will make your life easier. Covering up…

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