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by Jmaclicious
Fri Nov 18, 2016 10:18 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: how to frame around telepost/column (Floating Studs)
Replies: 2
Views: 407

Re: how to frame around telepost/column (Floating Studs)

Totally makes sense! Thanks Shannon, appreciate all the help and knowledge.
by Jmaclicious
Fri Nov 18, 2016 10:15 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: How to concrete around backwatervalves, sump pump, clean outs?
Replies: 17
Views: 660

Re: How to concrete around backwatervalves, sump pump, clean outs?

Ok so it looks like the clean out cap is below the surface ,so thats good. That black outer plastic pipe stuff is just a scrap piece of weeping tile pipe used to keep the concrete back from the actual clean out. That excess can be cut off with a sharp utility knife. So I can just lay the DryBarrier...
by Jmaclicious
Fri Nov 18, 2016 10:06 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: How to fasten vinyl window extension jamb
Replies: 3
Views: 229

How to fasten vinyl window extension jamb

Hi, Shannon, sorry for the loads of posts, many questions but been busy with work so finally can ask them all! I had a contractor come and install windows/egress window in my basement however because I was not done with the framing or drywall at the time he left the vinyl extension jambs for me to i...
by Jmaclicious
Fri Nov 18, 2016 10:03 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: How to concrete around backwatervalves, sump pump, clean outs?
Replies: 17
Views: 660

Re: How to concrete around backwatervalves, sump pump, clean outs?

Here is a picture Shannon of one of the Cleanouts I would like to get set proper so i can subfloor right over with DryBarrier Subfloor.
by Jmaclicious
Fri Nov 18, 2016 9:51 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: how to frame around telepost/column (Floating Studs)
Replies: 2
Views: 407

how to frame around telepost/column (Floating Studs)

Hi, I live in Manitoba.. we require floating walls.. I have a telepost in the open I would like to close in.. I would like to create it 8-10"x8-10" wide to make it look beefier, proportional but nice.. How do I go about this? Thanks!
by Jmaclicious
Mon Oct 17, 2016 6:37 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: How to concrete around backwatervalves, sump pump, clean outs?
Replies: 17
Views: 660

How to concrete around backwatervalves, sump pump, clean outs?

Hey Shannon, another question.. im remodelling my basement and noticed Backwater Valves, Sump pump, and clean out is at same height as concrete.. However, I plan on going with dri-core r+ subfloor... I seen in showhomes/new homes they have a nice clean square of plywood that sits flush with the conc...
by Jmaclicious
Mon Oct 17, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Low basement ceiling - doors & bulkhead heights
Replies: 1
Views: 168

Low basement ceiling - doors & bulkhead heights

hey Shannon! Struggling in my basement with ceiling height and doors... I noticed your doors have top plate left out? Can you please give me advice on that, and how it works? Im trying to build a soffit like yours and I am stuck putting most of my doors underneath duct work and beams as those all ru...