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How high can baseboard heaters be installed?

Sure you can. Expect to have cold feet, since there's no reason for the cold air sitting on the floor to move if the baseboards are set a foot above it. Circulation will pretty much stop at the intake ...
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How high can baseboard heaters be installed?

I'm not an HVAC technician, but I know of no common code restriction that would prohibit doing so. It's also true that many radiant heaters are taller than 12", so such a limitation would be odd. ...
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How to best seal a concrete hole patch in basement slab?

If you're concerned about water coming up through your floor, sealing the surface won't really solve your problem. You need to look into perimeter drains of some form to prevent the water underneath ...
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How can I cover my basement floor & waterproof it?

The existence of the French Drain means you have accepted that there will always be water in the basement. Install a subfloor with a plastic underside to lift it off the floor and put your floor ...
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Drainage issues for a wet basement

Wow. What a mess. The water is a mess and the advice (from contractors) is a mess. #1 - If you pay for services that you are paying more than 5k for, there should be actionable results. Meaning ...
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What do I need for a small drain in a basement sauna floor with poured concrete?

You will need a side outlet drain. The dimensions is less than 3 inches high, so you have room to shim under the drain to get the 1/4" / foot slope that is recommended. You did not state what the ...
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