Last Activity:05-13-2013 3:54 AM
Posted in thread: Copper porch roof w. black [paint/coating?]--Sealing [corroded?] seams? (Pictures) on 05-12-2013 at 07:30 PM
I have an old copper porch roof which is covered with a black coating (I don't think it's paint
but I could be wrong). Picture below.The seams are cracked and corroded, and it's causing a
nasty leak o...
Posted in thread: Cutting hole and adding screen to solid door? on 08-11-2008 at 04:24 PM
I have a baby on the way and would like to turn the top half of her nursery door into a screen.
(To allow heating and AC into the nursery--it has no vents--and to keep the cats out). I'm
thinking of c...
Posted in thread: Grinding/Sanding/Cutting Slate Tile? on 02-02-2008 at 02:36 PM
It's just that only a sliver needs to come off, I figured sanding/grinding it down would be
better than trying to cut it -- I'm not sure I can get that kind of precision with a circular
saw.Do you thi...
Posted in thread: Grinding/Sanding/Cutting Slate Tile? on 02-02-2008 at 11:22 AM
I bought a dining room table with slate tiles for the top -- the tiles are loosely placed into
a grid-like frame on the top. Unfortunately two of the tiles are just a hair too wide and do
not fit into...