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  • Repairing A Severely Rotted Subfloor

    Construction How-To, Flooring Installation, Floors March 15, 2016 Sonia

                  By Larry Walton Stepping through the floor was not the first hint that it had rotted out, but it sure moved the floor repair up on the priority list for a house with plenty of remodel projects to do. Other clues about the floor damage included discolored flooring, mold along the wall and […]

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  • Plinth Blocks

    Construction How-To, Floors, Molding December 1, 2015 Sonia

                  By Rob Robillard I love using plinth blocks in finish carpentry, especially when the door casings I’m installing have deep and ornate details. Originally plinth blocks were masonry support bases, but have since evolved into more of a decorative add-on for many interior decors, adding a touch of style and class to a […]

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