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Cost of re-painting interior stairwell ?

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ICF vs. Poured concrete basement walls

Is it fair to state that, in Newfoundland and Labrador, the cost of building 1120 sq. ft. (32'x35') basement walls with the ICF system is approximately 10 - 15% more expensive than b...

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