However, if the infestation is extensive or has been going on for years, the sheer number of tunnels can cause problems, including Structural Fill Cracks Before painting or sealing, fill all cracks, nail holes, divots, and splintered wood with caulking or putty since these are attractive starting places for bees Caulking hole
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner repair a cracked floor joist No playable sources found X In this video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner repair a cracked floor joist Steps Squeeze a generous amount of carpenter s glue into the crack in the floor joist .
Jun , This feature is not available right now Please try again later Published on Jun , How to repair cracks in concrete floors permanently in as little as minutes Works on all industrial type floors and even in freezing temperatures Ultra low viscosity polyurethane gravity injects deep into concrete and
While insulating your c l space is not absolutely necessary, it will help a lot to minimize any of the moisture or temperature intrusions into your home You can use a mil plastic, clear or black, then you can weight down the perimeter of it with some small bricks, gravel, sand, or just a little bit of dirt to keep it from blowing
Jun , When the plan for Library Gardens was first presented in , the two balconies facing Kittredge were not part of the design The architect changed the design in response to a critique by the Design Review Committee The city board was concerned that the building the largest apartment complex ever
Jan , The epoxy coating is thick and will completely fill small hairline cracks, but larger cracks will still be visible if you don t patch them Your goal for cleaning the concrete is not to remove any evidence of a stain, but rather to ensure that it won t prevent the coating from seeping into the pores of the concrete.
Aug , We decided to attempt to do it ourselves, and this was no small patio × s (form work) Grade Stakes ( apart on the curves and on the straight forms) Duplex Nails Deck Screws ( for some form work) Expansion Joint The control joints force the concrete to crack in that joint (hopefully!)
Jul , Termites will munch through a property s structural timber posts, wall studs, floor supports, subfloors and ceiling supports Termites of any kind can sneak through small structural cracks in a home s foundation, or they can get in through wood that sits both in the soil and near the house Drywood termites
Jun , Thank you for your photos on painting concrete flooring We painted our daughters concrete floor yrs ago a bright pink Very easy to clean and care for! We also chalk the space between the base board and the concrete to fill the small gap It is the best and cheapest flooring for kids rooms We could not be
After letting the deck dry for a minimum of hours (and this is true if it rains prior to sealing), I needed to fill some of the bigger cracks and knot holes with caulk This DAP I actually got better coverage than the instructions suggested, but I am guessing that it is because I have no railings, benches or substantial steps.