Replacing A Base Plate

A customer had significant water damage/rot to the base plate in his garage and he wanted me to repair it. See the photos below for my step-by-step process. Here you can see the severe degradation of the base plate due to water rot. A piece of the base plate removed...

Brackets for PVC pipes

A customer wanted to move their laundry room into their basement. This involved quite a bit of new plumbing work. When installing new pipes it is coming to build a wall to mount and support the them. However there is another way to accomplish this goal by using wall...

Converting A Baseboard Vent Into A Floor Vent

A customer wanted us to convert a baseboard heating vent into a floor vent. No problem, I said. See the photos below. The original baseboard heating vent. Crimping new ductwork. Duct ready to accept boot. Floor boot added. All...

A Better Way To Remove Insulation

When doing a major remodeling job there are always additional jobs that need to be done. These can be very time consuming, and can delay your progress. I’m remodeling a bath and laundry room. Both the plumber and the electrician need access to the ceiling which...

Repairing A Damaged Hardwood Floor

Hardwood floors are popular because they add both style and warmth. However, sometimes a section can get damaged to the point that it can’t be easily repaired. Additionally, floors are added after other structures in a room have been established leading to gaps....