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Last Activity:06-05-2011 9:12 PM
Posted in thread: Water Supply Connection for House and Irrigation on 06-05-2011 at 09:11 PM
Although pex is not designed for outdoor use you can always wrap in and insulation or bury a
few inches down.
Posted in thread: painting rusty metal on 06-04-2011 at 10:40 PM
Yes that will also work, if you have a siphon spray gun with compressorHome depot has rustoleum
in a quart size just thin it with laquer thinner just enough to spray it. This is an single
stage paint ...
Posted in thread: Does one visible bolt mean frame is likely bolted to foundation? on 06-04-2011 at 07:20 PM
Code these days are at least one every 6ft. And one at least 12 inches from the corner.There
are more that you can't see.
Posted in thread: Once Popcorn Ceiling is Removed on 06-04-2011 at 07:12 PM
You can apply many finishes such as orange peel fine or coarse, knockdown light or heavy, skip
trowel, or heavy skip trowel. or just float out the bad areas and go with a smooth finish.
Posted in thread: Water Damaged Exterior Siding on 06-04-2011 at 07:04 PM
The only way to repair this is to remove the damaged siding and replace it with new. An option
in this area is to paint the backside of the lower exposed portion or use jasco termin brown.
Posted in thread: Gutter Covers on 06-04-2011 at 06:57 PM
I found no gutter cover that actually works. Gutters are a maintenance item you just need to
stay on it.
Posted in thread: painting rusty metal on 06-04-2011 at 06:54 PM
You need to use a better primer and paint go to the automobile paint store. What is happening
is the impurities in the or on the metal are affecting the primer.Great primer and great paint=
Posted in thread: How to get rid of lap marks? on 06-04-2011 at 06:49 PM
Try using a better quality roller pad with at 3/8 nap, also roll in a W pattern and cross
hatch. This should do it. Let the roller do the work.
Posted in thread: Water Supply Connection for House and Irrigation on 06-04-2011 at 06:43 PM
Depends on if it gets cold there. If so i would not reccomend using pvc you can use a product
called pex. PEX InformationThis is the best product on the market, if you use this buy the
crimper that us...
Posted in thread: Basement floor drain question on 06-04-2011 at 06:34 PM
That drain most likley goes to the sump pump crock beneath the concrete. Should be ok to drain
there. In a basement you need to have a floor drain in case of flooding or abundance of water
for some re...