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Posted in thread: what fasterner should I use? on 04-25-2016 at 07:17 AM
I have a small chain that I've attached to a copper cap. The fastener works alright, but takes
a bit too much space to fit properly. See the attached images. What is a better fastener or
approach to a...
Posted in thread: Where can I find this sconce? on 04-22-2016 at 07:42 PM
I have been trying to find this red hurricane sconce everywhere. It was originally sold at
Hobby Lobby, but has been discontinued. They have the amber colored version, but I need to find
one more red ...
Posted in thread: wiring outdoor patio string lighting on 04-05-2016 at 05:23 PM
If I have one long string of lights, how would I string them so there is no overlap? I would
think I need to cut the line and splice together to get the correct layout?
Posted in thread: wiring outdoor patio string lighting on 04-05-2016 at 03:09 PM
My wife and I are wanting to hang some string lights in our outside patio (see attached image
of the patio ceiling and walls). We are wanting to hang the string lights in the front of the
Posted in thread: contractors in Austin Texas area? on 02-20-2011 at 07:05 PM
Anyone know of any good contractors in between the Austin and San Antonio Texas area? I know
this is a DIY forum, but I haven't had any luck finding good contractors. They either don't
call back, don'...
Posted in thread: hanging full length mirror on wall on 02-08-2011 at 05:39 PM
No, it is only supposed to mount vertically. The image I attached kind of appears like it can
be mounted horizontally, but it mounts on the mirror are for mounting the mirror vertically.
Posted in thread: hanging full length mirror on wall on 02-08-2011 at 04:03 PM
Thanks for the help guys. Yes, the second door is the open bedroom door.Okay, a couple of other
inexperienced questions.Any particular brand of stud finder I should pick up at Lowes? Or, are
they all ...
Posted in thread: hanging full length mirror on wall on 02-08-2011 at 01:10 PM
Forgive the really novice questions here, but I'm really new to DIY projects. I have recently
bought a full length mirror that is about 50lbs. I want to attach the mirror to my wall between
the space ...
Posted in thread: tankless water heater on 02-26-2010 at 03:50 PM
Hi,I was interested in any comments on the pros and cons of a gas versus electric tankless
water heater.Is one better than the other? Which performs better and/or is more cost effective?
Or, are the e...
Posted in thread: trim bottom of bathroom door on 08-31-2009 at 10:15 AM
My bathroom door cannot swing shut because of a bath mat. It needs to have about 1/8" to 3/8"
shaved off the bottom of the door in order for the door to freely open and close without the
bath mat gett...