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April 18, 2020

Topics: Flood preparation -- major water barriers replacing sandbagging being widely deployed this year --what are they and where to get them; Finishing outdoor fresh cut wood – permeable or impermeable finishes require different drying times; How to get better sound separation between two apartments with the least money and space taken up; Cleaning an apartment after a smoker has left; CNESST has put out rules for how worksites are to proceed during the virus crisis; Noise coming through ductwork – use the low speed of a two speed fan motor for continuous operation – and adding a HRV for fresh air; Flooding in a lower basement apartment doesn’t appear to be drying out under the floor and beginning to have breathing problems – have it inspected immediately by a flood restoration specialist, like Renovco, and they can determine the action required  – need to install a back-flow damper in the drain line to the street to avoid future problems.

Sunday: Ladder Safety -- lots of good information and links to special stablizers.

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