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What should an Installer Charge for Floor Levelling?

What should an installer charge for levelling compound for 60 bags and should that be part of the original quote or should it come in at the time of installation?...

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Tile base for a walk in shower or shower base

Trying to figure out what to go with? My concern about tiling the floor (which of course can be customized for size versus a pre-fab base) is the grout .... over time with all the water can affect ...

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Sq Foot Pricing For Painting

I'm an experienced Painter and new to Bellville area. Could someone advice me on Sq ft pricing for new construction and re paints.....

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Converting basement to legal basement rental

Bought a home with a two bedroom basement, separate entrance, full bathroom, and most of the kitchen space completed. Kitchen is missing the fan and stove hook up. Has a sink and fridge working alre...

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Cost for Backsplash Tile Installation

What would the charge be to tile a backsplash in a kitchen on drywall just the labour ...

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Fascia Area

My soffit area needed to be opened, my house was built in the 1950's and the fascia wood is a 1" board that were nailed in, I was told that normally it is a 1/4" plywood that is used for...

Number of Responses 5 Date of Last Post June 16, 2022
Aluminum chimney removal

In Quebec is a siding installer or carpenter able to remove an aluminum chimney fasten to the roof and side of the house? ...

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What are the Legal basement in Mississauga/Ontario Inspections stages?

Hi i am trying to understand the exact stages of inspection for each realm of work associated with making a legal basement, Like before framing after framing , what type of plumbing work etc ...

Number of Responses 2 Date of Last Post June 15, 2022
In Misissauga Ontario do you need licensed plumber for legal basement.

If I am having my legal basement rental done do I need a licensed plumber to do the work or must it simply be to OBC and inspections, and or can i do it my self, all the relevant permits are in place an...

Number of Responses 2 Date of Last Post June 15, 2022
Damp Brickwall Problem

I have an at grade area (5'x5') of exterior brick that is frequently damp. It seems worse after it rains but it will stay damp days and even weeks without rain. There is a outdoor faucet in the...

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