Archive for January, 2009

Dan Cooper
Jan
15
2009

Ménage a Trois

By: Dan Cooper , Contributing Writer
In: Old House Musings
A friend with young children informed me that her offspring had a preternatural ability to sense when she and her husband, though exhausted by the demands of
Bill Kibbel
Jan
07
2009

Safe Attic Stairs

By: Bill Kibbel , Contributing Writer
In: Old House Inspection
Many older homes have walk-up attics, which means they have permanent, stable stair assemblies, no different than stairs between floors. Unfinished attics
Scott Gibson
Jan
06
2009
Old cellars leak ... but they don't have to be wet. Here's how to correct common problems.
Dan Cooper
Jan
05
2009
No, the title of this entry has nothing to do with labor unions or strike-breaking; it deals with old house terminology.  We in the trade use (or have used)