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Posted in thread: Drywall mud ... what's up? on 12-05-2013 at 10:07 AM
And you should use a magic marker or sharpie and label the date of your compound on the lid so
you can dispose of it in a timely manner.
Posted in thread: Drywall mud ... what's up? on 12-01-2013 at 08:52 AM
Sounds like you put some of your own tap water back into the bucket? The rotten egg smell can
come from an iron-loving bacteria present in high-iron water. We have a little of it in our
water. What I ...
Posted in thread: Insulate the bathroom vent hose to outside? on 11-29-2013 at 08:59 AM
You can insulate this pipe with a few cans of expanding foam. A rigid foam like this will not
absorb any moisture should it seep out at a joint or seam and will in fact seal it in. This
will work well...
Posted in thread: Leaking hot water tank on 11-24-2013 at 08:01 PM
Have you tried pipe dope yet? On a hot water heater I had, this was the only thing that stopped
a leak at a fitting. And it held up.
Posted in thread: Repairing exterior wall plugs after insulation. on 11-24-2013 at 05:35 PM
I would use a random orbit sander, like the one made by Makita - see pic at I had a bunch of
repairs on hardboard siding when I had to retrofit in some old with new. I used a sandable
Posted in thread: GE Microwave not heating up on 11-19-2013 at 06:28 PM
And remember that there are parts inside the microwave that can severely shock you even after
the microwave is unplugged. So be careful if you try to fix it.Our first microwave was this
little thing w...
Posted in thread: insulating inside kitchen cabinets on 11-17-2013 at 09:01 AM
Drywall over the insulation would do it. And it would be fairly easy since no taping would be
needed. You would, however, want to put an edge bead over each edge to give you a clean edge up
Posted in thread: Cats on 11-16-2013 at 10:30 PM
We have one outside cat. And I am yet to see it crap anywhere but in some sand we have or other
place I am yet to stumble upon, but yes, it would probably crap in a sandbox. Our cat stays on
Posted in thread: Cats on 11-16-2013 at 07:55 AM
Did your cat problem get resolved? I used to not be a cat person til we actually got a few as
outdoor cats (we are in the country). The days of mice scurrying on our basement ceiling,
chewed up spark ...
Posted in thread: Clogged Double Kitchen Sinks-Gross! :-P on 11-15-2013 at 07:07 AM
Just a note about plunging this: When you plunge one side, you need to tightly stop up the
other side drain. Also, if there is an overflow, that needs to be stopped up, but overflows are
usually only ...