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Kitchen Backsplash

Home Repair Projects // 12.01.2015

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Kitchen Backsplash

This is a natural stone mosaic kitchen back splash we installed in a recent kitchen remodel. The tile not only protects the wall, but really accents the counter top.

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Front Porch Repair and Re-configuration

Home Repair Projects // 19.08.2014

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Front Porch Repair and Re-configuration

This porch is built over the basement and the home owner was getting leaking into the basement from the porch deck. The home owner also wanted to get rid of the curved handrail and square off the porch. The existing handrail was exposed to the elements because it extended out beyond the roof cover. The […]

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Front Porch on Older Home was Deteriorated and Did Not Meet Current Building Codes

Home Repair Projects // 16.07.2014

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Front Porch on Older Home was Deteriorated and Did Not Meet Current Building Codes

The front porch on this older home in downtown Cincinnati was deteriorated and had become unsafe. Because of its age, it did not meet the current building codes. One of the pictures shows the floor joists disconnected at the steps end of the porch making the porch unsafe. The decking on the porch was all […]

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New Porch Steps

Home Repair Projects // 08.01.2014

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New Porch Steps

The steps leading from the back door to the patio of this home were not up to the building code and did not have a handrail. We replaced the platform and steps with a new set of pressure treated wood steps with a handrail on both sides of the steps. Not only is this system […]

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