Last Activity:12-31-2009 1:32 PM
Posted in thread: Adding a new bathroom outlet on 12-31-2009 at 01:32 PM
I hope his razor and tooth brush does not pop a fuse!Yeah, you can put a switch and an outlet
together. Go get a wiring book and read it from cover to cover first. Lowes or Home Depot. Then
Posted in thread: reinforcing a subfloor on 11-15-2009 at 04:17 PM
Great piece of advise!!!
Posted in thread: reinforcing a subfloor on 11-15-2009 at 06:13 AM
The glue and screw method though ideal from green train of thought is many times not even close
to ideal.It's great when it works.The ideal thing abpout sistering joists is that you lose no
Posted in thread: reinforcing a subfloor on 11-14-2009 at 06:56 AM
How the he@% does he know the sub floor is soft under hardy board and tile? If theres that much
flex in the floor, your tiles would be popping up all over! Did you do the floor after he gave
Posted in thread: Enlarge gutter downspout opening on 11-12-2009 at 05:14 PM
Just do it yourself!!! Contractors are only needed for those things you either can't do or
can't do in a timely fashion. Take your time and have fun.
Posted in thread: reinforcing a subfloor on 11-09-2009 at 08:16 PM
It sounds to be that he had no clue what the floor consisted of to begin with and just that the
floor joists were 20" OC.I can tell you why he's not returning your call.....Nothing like
looking like a...
Posted in thread: What do you think? on 11-09-2009 at 08:11 PM
For that price you can have an entire set of stairs made!!!!What you described what he will do,
you can do in the same amount of time.
Posted in thread: Squeaky hardwood floor fix on 11-09-2009 at 08:08 PM
First of all. Get rid of those unsightly screws!!!! Plug the holes with wood putty and then
re-urathane. shame on him. I'm sure you have already told him that!Squeeks are a good thing.
You always know...
Posted in thread: Killer Honeysuckle Trunk on 10-28-2009 at 06:02 PM
I've dug lots of honeysuckle. You're almost done digging!! Sorry for the lat post. At this
point pull it out with a garden tractor of your neighbors
Posted in thread: Strengthen floor for aquariums on 01-19-2008 at 07:52 AM
Well, first see what you have under your crawl space. Then think.8.8 x 360 = 3168 lbs of water.
+ about 360 of gravel. + stand. If the stand is 200 lbs you still are a far cry from 7000. Your
at 3728 ...