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Posted in thread: Best Bonding Agent for PVC Trim on 08-08-2014 at 12:16 PM
This is a small set of stairs --- five risers --- and about half the material is already on
hand, leftover from the deck project. I'll be making these stairs, just around the corner from
the deck, mat...
Posted in thread: Best Bonding Agent for PVC Trim on 08-07-2014 at 12:32 PM
That might work except squirrels are so numerous around here and so stupid, I'd probably get 50
of them taking one or two knaws before they figured out it didn't taste good. Result: the same.
Posted in thread: Best Bonding Agent for PVC Trim on 08-06-2014 at 12:50 PM
This thread is quite old now, old enough to report that I constructed my mounting plate from
PVC and used garden variety plumber supply PVC Cement. It's weathering quite nicely.For the
Posted in thread: Durable Coating for Metal Window Hardware on 04-02-2013 at 01:45 PM
I painted the locks with white lacquer from a rattle can. Looks like a factory finish.The
exterior of the window is vinyl clad, so no painting. However, the original install 13 years
ago included seve...
Posted in thread: Forum Member Experience with Glass Panleled Railing System on 03-30-2013 at 01:26 PM
So I am re-decking and re-railing our deck this spring. We have a great view over landscaping
down to a good sized community pond. My wife hates the vinyl covered 1x1 balusters we have now
due to view...
Posted in thread: Contemporary Doorknob w/ 1-3/4" Backset? on 03-19-2013 at 06:40 PM
That is a great idea! Thanks.
Posted in thread: Contemporary Doorknob w/ 1-3/4" Backset? on 03-16-2013 at 01:42 PM
I've hung a Jeld Wen custom pantry door with full view glass. If I install a "standard" knob,
it has a 2-3/8" backset, which places the knob/escutcheon plate well off center to the left in
the stile, ...
Posted in thread: "Split" Rocker Light Switch (??) on 03-02-2013 at 03:00 PM
Posted in thread: "Split" Rocker Light Switch (??) on 03-02-2013 at 02:59 PM
I'm answering my own post: I've found what I need. It's called a "duplex" rocker light switch.
Now I need to find it in black.
Posted in thread: "Split" Rocker Light Switch (??) on 03-02-2013 at 02:35 PM
In my kitchen remodel, I need to incorporate three switch functions for various groups of
lights. All the wiring to do this is available at one three gang box. For a number of reasons,