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  1. A Question about Our Bathroom Trim

    I am trying to repair the mistakes made by our "former" contractor and am hoping someone may have an idea of what I should do. Our house is a nice looking older home with the original trim, though...
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    Re: Question About Azac

    Could you also tell me if the only nails to be used with this azac are stainless steel? My husband informed me it was not stainless steel nails he used but a type of coated nail. Now he wonders if...
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    Question About Azac

    We just had some azac trim put around the exterior trim of our garage door. Our contractor didn't have what he said needed to cover the stainless steel nails. He never finished the job. So my...
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    Re: Problems With Contractor

    I would also like to note that even though we did pay this contractor.....we did not pay the 20% he demanded we pay. We paid him 3 days after we let him go and after we took the time to look over...
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    Re: Problems With Contractor

    Actually I think he is just trying scare tack-tics. Many times told me that he went thru a messy divorce and complained how the lawyers took everything. I'm not really worried. Besides I have...
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    Re: Problems With Contractor

    Thanks, Phil :)
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    Re: Problems With Contractor

    Sorry....I won't hire anyone again without a contract stating when they will start and an estimated closing date. And a background check. I am not sure if it is a good idea to hire someone that is...
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    Re: Tin or asphalt shingles

    They are putting on a lot of tin roofs where I live. They look really nice in the beginning. They come in a lot of different colors. I have noticed after a few years they tend to fade. I read...
  9. Re: Garage Door Installers Pulled A Stunt On Us

    This is a good size chip . When you are inside of the garage and look at that area it does not show at all. It is near the top where it rolls up and is hidden. You have to stand right under it and...
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    Re: Problems With Contractor

    Hi defense is .....he has a schedule to keep! Go figure?!
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    Re: Problems With Contractor

    This contractor has no license, no bond, workman comp, or associated with any board that I know of. He works on his own and that is the way he wants it. He only wants to work when HE wants to work....
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    Re: Problems With Contractor

    Thanks guys! You made our day a bit brighter! :)
  13. Garage Door Installers Pulled A Stunt On Us

    We had a nice looking garage door installed in 2005. In our area at that time you didn't see garage doors such as ours, most of the homes in the area had on the same door. I told my husband at the...
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    Problems With Contractor

    We have had a contractor working on our house since July 2014. At first he worked very hard and did a good job for us. His first job was to level our home and he did a great job. Then we also...
  15. Re: Broken tiles... installers don't want to replace

    We have been dealing with problems with broken tiles by the tile company, they have been out several times and still need to return to try it again. We bought our tile from them because they said...
  16. Installing a new drop in sink into granite top in bathroom remodel

    Please help! We have a beautiful granite top on a new bathroom cabinet and we need to get our new drop in sink installed. We have a fly by night contractor that does not seem to know what the heck...
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    Re: Radiant Heat Floors

    This would be electric heat. The tile is porcelain.
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    Radiant Heat Floors

    We are remodeling a small bathroom about 5x7. We have always had carpet in there. We are changing to all tile. Just wondering if anyone here that has already put in the radiant heat flooring feels...
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    Re: Question About New Tile

    I have to add a new reply to this....I am the original writer. Talked with the tile folks about the tile wear and they explained to me that what appeared to me to be wearing off actually wasn't. ...
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    Re: Leveling A House

    I should clarify the water coming into the crawl space. I live by a small creek. When we get heavy rains the creek would rise but since the county cleaned the creek downstream from my house the...
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    Re: Leveling A House

    I should clarify the water coming into the crawl space. I live by a small creek. When we get heavy rains the creek would rise but since the county cleaned the creek downstream from my house the...
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    Leveling A House

    We had a structural engineer check our 100 year old house and he said to level the house and replace some of the floor joists that were starting to deteriorate from the moisture in the crawl space....
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    Re: DuraCeramic

    Thank-you!
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    Re: Question About New Tile

    No, after we had seen how the color of the tile was wearing off we were not going to buy it. But I am surprised that a well known company such as Mohawk , that has been making tiles for years would...
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    Question About New Tile

    We are remodeling are bathroom and we had already picked out some Mohawk ceramic tile we really liked. We asked the tile dealer if we could take samples with us to compare to cabinets to see what...
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