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Daniel Humphrey

U.S.
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I can answer questions about designing and building homes and outbuildings, especially for colder climates. I am expert in timber framing, but of course I also know about other kinds of residential construction techniques and materials. Because of my emphasis on using local materials and organic alternatives, I know quite about about Green Building and am willing to do the research to find out more.

Len Kroll

U.S.
Available
I can answer questions concerning log home design, manufacture, construction, maintenance/repair, restoration and insect control in log homes. I can also answer questions pertaining to wood properties, characteristics and performance as they relate to log home applications. Additionally, I can answer questions pertaining to residential construction and repair, some engineering and trade issues.

Dan Griffin

U.S.
Available
I can answer almost all questions related to the total construction process. My expertise is in commercial construction, though I can field most any residential question. I have hands on experience in concrete, heavy equipment, masonry, all phases of carpentry, interior finishes, and I am fairly strong in mechanical and electrical.

Bruce E. Johnson

U.S.
Available
I can answer any construction related question in regards to carpentry, concrete, drywall, masonry, structural elements of any type of building, residential or commercial. Interior or exterior.

Bill-C

U.K.
Available
Questions on UK construction from Setting out Projects through to completion. Mainly concreting ,drainage ,bricklaying, masonry,carpentry and decorating,plaster work ,render/roughcasting.From new build construction to historical restoration, renovation. How to set out ,levelling and survey matters.

Scott Petrie

Canada
Available
Anything related to design and construction in Canada particularly related to residential construction, custom homes and additions

Glen W

U.S.
Available
I can answer questions about the whole home building, additions and renovation processes. I am able to talk about finite hands on skills to budget and management areas.

Diane Plesset

U.S.
Available
I will answer questions about designing and building a new home, building an addition, remodeling a home, sustainability ("green" building and remodeling), aging-in-place, kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling. The goal is to help homeowners achieve ultimate satisfaction with all of their choices and decisions.

Michael Curry

Canada
Available
Carpentry and new home framing - insulation - drywall - roofing - foundations (block and poured) flooring (wood and ceramic) masonry While I build complete houses I am not qualified in plumbing or electrical.

Martin Owen

U.K.
Available
Anything relating to the design and construction of extensions and loft conversions.

Recent Answers

2017-01-14 Lumber question:

David, you don't need a preservative; you can buy in ground treated lumber at almost any building supply store.  just ask the supplier that you want "in ground" rated treated lumber.  If they don't have

2017-01-12 Modular Homes 101:

Interesting question.........what is the cost of the modular home- delivered and turn key in Malden? not including land cost.....  The math from the above question says......"No".......buy a pre-existing

2016-12-05 Looking for an advisor:

Hi Jeff- I do what you are talking about and have been a Construction Consultant For 12 years. I have 30+ years of experience in the design and build field. As well I like to help people succeed...  Mostly

2016-11-03 not sure if new water softner works well:

Hi Gabe, depending  on the type of water softener you have there may be an adjustment as to how soft you want your water to be.  Also, it may take a few days to see any change in your water softness if

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