Cement Floors in living area’s?

Well i guess its now the “Green” thing to do and pretty trendy but we have had a cement floor in our house for years. Years ago we had a hot water heater blow out and our floors where ruined and we had to rip them all out, so in our kitchen and living room we have cement floor, the living room is covered with a carpet, but had no pad under it and the […]

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Concrete Floors

We are still building our house, and have had plans to do concrete floors also-at least in all but possibly the bedrooms. But, I was wondering how concrete floors might affect my back? Someone told me there might be more back pain from working (in the kitchen) on concrete floors. I don’t have back problems, but also don’t want any! Does anyone have any knowledge or experience on this? — You can buy for around […]

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Rotten, moldy sill plate

We decided to get rid of the carpet in our basement in an effort to get rid of some mold and see if our allergies improved as a family. Well, the carpet and padding are gone and we’re working on a couple areas of the lower wall around the room. In the process of scraping up the tack strip (which had like a tube of liquid nails per wall!) my scraper slipped in a couple […]

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