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Posted in thread: Freezeless Yard Hydrant - Leak on 12-30-2013 at 10:31 PM
As long as you can get the source water turned off, you should be able to remove the shaft.
It's probably just the rubber puck/washer/sealing element that's worn out. Here's a schematic
off google, pr...
Posted in thread: I was splitting a bunch of wood today and... on 11-11-2013 at 05:29 PM
Burning punky wood or ants won't hurt anything as long as the wood isn't wet (the punky wood
will stay spongy way longer than regular wood will). I'd just make sure to keep it all outside
until ready ...
Posted in thread: Replacing wall oven on 09-08-2013 at 07:51 AM
Black. After looking at that link, figure that I could probably use aluminum signs from work.
Should be able to make it look nice but if it turns out junky, can always go another route
after I guess.
Posted in thread: Replacing wall oven on 09-07-2013 at 07:35 AM
Have an old GE 24" that was original to our home (around 30 years old), picked up a 27" GE off
craigslist to replace it when it dies.The new oven is shorter by about 2" than the original.
Will I need ...
Posted in thread: Replacing kitchen floor on 08-25-2013 at 09:29 PM
Yeah, neal's got it, going to rip the whole thing up, just wondering if the paper has to come
up to.Now starting to think about going back to linoleum and having someone come in and lay
it... not too ...
Posted in thread: Replacing kitchen floor on 08-25-2013 at 03:43 PM
Found a stain in the ceiling sheetrock downstairs, checked the dishwasher and the pump is
leaking (for long enough to form a skunge stalactite off the pump). Pulled it out and pulled up
the existing l...
Posted in thread: Dishwasher replacement, opening too short? on 08-19-2013 at 07:37 PM
Thanks for the reply nealtw. I'll take a tape for sure, just hoping they have the right models
in stock. Last time I tried buying something from Home Depot and Sears, they only had 2-3 floor
Posted in thread: Dishwasher replacement, opening too short? on 08-19-2013 at 07:05 PM
My dishwasher died and I've been looking online for a replacement. They're pretty much all
spec'd at 35" high. My current opening is only 34 1/4" from the floor to the bottom of the
countertop. Is tha...
Posted in thread: Candy on 08-03-2013 at 02:34 PM
I love pretty much all types of junk food but trying to cut back. Favorite right now is Maple
Fudge and salt water taffy. These things were the worst ever, I remember getting tricked by the
name when ...
Posted in thread: Drywall cracks on 01-28-2013 at 05:43 PM
Getting some cracks in drywall on the walls of my home in a few difference places. Have a fair
bit more snow on the roof this year plus I've been walking around up there more than usual