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Allow me to share my successes and frustrations so you will know what to expect from your own home improvement project. You will see what worked and what could have been done better. The head scratching and learning curve are all out in the open.

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Ep. 57: The ONLY way to finish a basement

Ep. 57: The ONLY way to finish a basement

You want your basement to feel like the rest of your house. It should be dry, and comfortable. However, the basement is NOT like the rest of the house. The basement is in a hole in the ground. The ideal solution for a warm dry basement is a subject of much debate. I talk about a few of the popular options and the one that was recommended by the insulation company we are hiring.
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basement wall framed with BluWood

What happened to BluWood?

At one time, it seemed as though BluWood was everywhere. It was featured on popular home improvement and renovation shows. And then, it disappeared. What happened to BluWood? And why did I tear out the BluWood framing in my basement?
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