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How to Build an Addition: Planning, Foundation Framing, Insulation, Soundproofing

How to Build an Addition: Planning, Foundation Framing, Insulation, Soundproofing

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Building an Addition: Planning, Foundation Framing, Insulation, Soundproofing

You will see in this video step by step instructions on how to  plan and construct an addition to your house. You will see the construction from the excavation up till the finishing of the interior. We take you through the construction of the wood frame, the floors, the walls and the roof, as well as the complete insulation of the new addition. You will also learn how to soundproof the walls and floors using new methods available to the construction industry.The knowledge acquired from this video will allow you to better plan and undertake the construction of the addition to your house with complete confidence in attaining professional results at a fraction of the cost.

This video includes:

  • Planning
  • Taking proper measurements
  • Excavation
  • Foundations
  • Waterproofing foundations
  • Insulating foundations
  • Pouring the basement slab
  • Construction of the frame
  • The roof
  • Insulation
  • Soundproofing of walls and floors

Framing floor walls and roof introduction. Framing for the making of an annex floor, walls and roof trusts

Annex insulation walls and attic. Insulation a new annex walls and roof using fiber glass batts and polystyrene insulation boards.

Planning an addition to your house. Panning the construction of an annex to your house.

Construction of the foundations. The construction of the foundations for an annex to your house. Excavation, framing, pouring the footings and the foundation walls.

Concrete foundations insulation. How to insulate the foundation walls form the outside using polystyrene insulation boards.

Damp proofing foundations. How to install a self adhesive membrane on the foundations walls form the out-side to prevent any water infiltrations in the basement.


Home staging a property involves many techniques: design; decoration, accessorizing, lighting etc

Home staging a property involves many techniques: design; decoration, accessorizing, lighting etc

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Declutter your home, De-personalize home, Fix and repair, Painting, Refurnishing, Reaccessorizing

A complete guide to enhance your house.

Home staging a property involves many techniques: design; decoration, accessorizing, lighting etc. These techniques can also help you revamp your house for your own self so you can enjoy it at its best for many years to come.

This video will show all of the basic home staging concepts like: de-cluttering, de-personalizing, painting, re-furnishing and re-accessorizing and more to obtain great results and sell your house faster and for a better price. You will see how to stage different rooms including kitchen, bathroom, bedrooms, living rooms, even the closets and not to forget the exterior, landscape, the windows etc... You will also see how to use lighting, painting, furniture and accessories to create decors and ambiences that will completely transform your house at a reasonable price but for a maximum return on investment.

Special Guest: Sveta Melchuk.

A leader in the Real estate Staging industry since 2005, Sveta Melchuk has worked with hundreds of realtors, home sellers and real estate investors. She delivers all her expertise in this complete video guide.

How to renovate a wood staircase. How to remove old carpet in a staircase and replace it with new natural wood stairs for a splendid new look.

How to use interior moulding to add value to your house when selling.

How to stage a kid room with Sveta Melchuk. Painting, curtains, furniture, etc.

How to increase your house curb appeal. How to increase the curb appeal of your house to attract the maximum potential buyers. The fasade, landscaping, doors, windows, etc.

How ro renovate an old wooden garage door. How to install mouldings on an old garage door and completely change its look.

How to stage a den with Sveta Melchuk. Painting, curtains, furniture etc.

How to stage a master suite bedroom with Sveta Melchuk. Painting, curtains, furniture, accessories, etc.

How to pan your home staging. How to properly plan the home staging of your house.

How to use vignettes in home staging, Concept and examples.

How to stage the windows of your house when selling.

How to stage your dining room with Sveta Melchuk. Paint, curtains, furniture, accessories, etc.

The basic repairs you need to do before home staging of your house.

How to paint your kitchen cabinets and obtain durable professional results. Appropriate for melamine, thermoplastic, wood cabinets etc.

How to install a wooden O'gee moulding on an exterior window an transform its look. Installation and finish.

How to stage your closets when selling your house with Sveta Melchuk.

How to stage a dinette with Sveta Melchuk. Painting, furniture and decoration.

How to stage the kitchen with Sveta Melchuk. Painting, cabinets, appliances, accessories etc.

How to declutter and depersonalize your house before putting it for sale on the market.

How to stage your basement with Sveta Melchuk when selling your house.

How to use interior paint to stage your house. How to select the proper colors and finishes for each different rooms.

How to stage a bathroom with Sveta Melchuk, Paint, accessories, decoration etc.

How to stage your living room with Sveta Melchuk. Paint, curtain, furniture, accessories, decoration etc.

How to furnish your house when selling. Select the right style and obtain the best results at minimum cost.

How to paint ceramic tiles using the proper products and techniques and obtain durable professional results. Kitchen, bathroom etc.

How to repair your delaminated kitchen or bathroom cabinets.


How to Build a Block Wall Lay the Blocks

How to Build a Block Wall Lay the Blocks

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Block walls made simple with this step-by-step guide.


How to Build a Stone Wall

How to Build a Stone Wall

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This learning video will show you how to build strong and beautiful walls to enhance any location.<\/p>


Building Concrete Countertops: A Step by Step Guide

Building Concrete Countertops: A Step by Step Guide

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How to Make a Concrete Countertop

A step by step guide to fabricating beautiful concrete countertops by hand

Learn to build concrete countertops! This video provides step-by-step details on how to build concrete countertops using materials and methods. Led by our national trainer Rich Rhoades and specialist Matt Mondini, we go through the whole process: first templating on site, then each step of the fabrication process in our shop, and finally back to the customer s home for installation. Along the way, Buddy, Rich and Matt share the many techniques we ve developed over the years to produce distinctively successful results. Plus, there's extra information about Buddy's signature pressed technique, casting in place, custom molds and more.


How to Pour Concrete Slab: Start-to-finish demonstration of forming, pouring and finishing concrete slab

How to Pour Concrete Slab: Start-to-finish demonstration of forming, pouring and finishing concrete slab

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Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Masonry & Stonework

Start-to-finish demonstration of forming, pouring and finishing concrete slab

If you've never build something with concrete, you've missed out on one of the most rewarding do-it yourself experiences. If you've never created with brick, block, or stone, you haven't fully tested your skills. If you still call a concrete contractor every time you find a crack in your driveway, you're wasting your money. If you've always wanted to try working with masonry, then this dynamic new edition of 'Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Masonry & Stonework' is just what you've been waiting for.


How to Make Concrete Countertops

How to Make Concrete Countertops

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Fu-Tung Cheng has become internationally known for his sophisticated, understated design and innovative use of concrete in the home. Cheng's first book, 'Concrete Countertops: Design, Forms, and Finishes for the New Kitchen and Bath', has become the authoritative, bestselling guide on how to build a concrete countertop from start to finish. Concrete Countertops tops remodeling lists nationwide and is the perfect companion to Cheng's learning video, 'Concrete Countertops DIY' for making beautiful concrete countertops. How to Build Concrete Countertops.


The Complete Guide to Kitchens: Cabinets, Countertops, Plumbing

The Complete Guide to Kitchens: Cabinets, Countertops, Plumbing

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DIY and Save:

  • Design & Planning
  • Quick Updates
  • Custom Cabinetry
  • Remodeling Projects On Budget
  1. Planning & Design
  2. Cabinets
  3. Countertops
  4. Islands
  5. Fixtures & Appliances
  6. Flooring
  7. Lighting
  8. Easy updates

In this freshly updated edition, we show you dozens of instant-payback projects that make your kitchen brighter and easier to use from painting the walls to updating the lighting, childproofing cabinets and appliances, or installing pull-out shelves to convert a broom closet into an efficient pantry. We also cover some more involved kitchen improvements, such as installing all-new cabinets and countertops or replacing the flooring. These are all projects that can be done by most do-it-yourselfers with moderate skills. And for the most part they require more elbow grease than capital. Because so much activity in kitchens centers around major household appliances, we show you how to hook up and maintain your refrigerator, stove, icemaker, water filter, and more. By doing it yourself you can save money, but you’ll also build the skills to be prepared for an appliance emergency. Plus, you can do the work on your own schedule no setting aside a full day just so you can wait for a delivery or a repair call. For the truly ambitious homeowner who has more advanced carpentry skills, we even show you how to build your own custom cabinets yourself the ultimate 'luxury you can afford'. The Complete Guide to Kitchens reflects the most current design thinking on relevant issues that matter today. Throughout this video, you’ll find pointers about eco-friendly options, shopping tips to clue you in on features to look for, and notes on Universal Design, which creates accessibility for a wide range of people. After all, if your kitchen doesn't After all, if your kitchen it doesn't work no matter how fancy it may look. The kitchen is the most frequently remodeled room in the house. From modest makeovers to down-to-the-studs re-dos, planning and know-how are the variables that make the difference between creating a kitchen that really meets your long-term needs versus one that you'll be remodeling again in a couple of years. The Complete Guide to Kitchens is the best tool you'll buy to ensure that your kitchen project has real staying power.