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by doublejay
Fri Jul 10, 2009 3:18 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Floor Woes in the Kitchen
Replies: 12
Views: 6752

Floor Woes in the Kitchen

Our 1914 cape is the victim of some horrendous re-muddling , 2 sets of POs ago The kitchen was re-done some time in the 70's, and among other things, the POs installed knotty-pine cabinets (wall and base type) and a "new" floor". Several months ago we had an unknown leak under the kitchen sink. The ...
by doublejay
Tue Jun 10, 2008 5:28 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Old Bathroom Tile Broken By Plumber - Can it be replaced?
Replies: 6
Views: 1667

Re: Old Bathroom Tile Broken By Plumber - Can it be replaced?

I agree, plumber should pay.

That said, never assume that a repair person has any interest in preserving anything in your house. Especially if they're of the "rip it out and replace it" mindset.

Once I had a handyman take a new hand towel that was hanging in the bathroom and use it to mop up paint.