Last Activity:03-16-2008 12:46 AM
Posted in thread: Where do I find garade door opener replacement safety sensors? on 05-22-2008 at 10:58 PM
My buddy has Legacy brand overhead garage door opener. He is not too handy, so I figured I
would help him out, since he is my business partner too.Looks like his safety sensors
(kid-catchers, as I cal...
Posted in thread: Instant hot water tanks on 03-15-2008 at 06:46 PM
Sounds too high, unless they are gutting all your gas infrastructure. Also, Canada is notorious
for awesome incentives (e.g. geothermal, PV, and other systems get much larger rebates than in
Posted in thread: So what is the average cost of geothermal HVAC in retrofit situation? on 02-17-2008 at 04:27 PM
Never had to replace HAVC before, how much a brand new unit with install costs for a 2000
sq.ft. house? The existing system is extremely old and only does heating.
Posted in thread: So what is the average cost of geothermal HVAC in retrofit situation? on 02-15-2008 at 09:49 PM
So I am looking into replacing existing forced air heating system in an old 2500 sq. ft. house.
I want to put in cooling (either by replacing entire HVAC or by adding on cooling to existing
Posted in thread: New Roof on 02-14-2008 at 09:46 PM
OP, didn't you tell us in a previous post(and poll) that you had tons of debt?I think this
forum is bad for your wallet :eek:
Posted in thread: Anyone used Hightech Dormer people? on 02-14-2008 at 06:44 PM
So my realtor mentioned to me these guys when I talked to her about possibly redoing the
dormer in the house we are buying, so we can fit the whole bath. Apparently she had couple of
clients who use...
Posted in thread: I need advice re. redoing dormer on 02-14-2008 at 09:35 AM
I will definitely check out those organizations. I definitely don't want to end up with a GC
who leaves pissed off inspectors and sub-cons with liens on the properties.
Posted in thread: I need advice re. redoing dormer on 02-13-2008 at 09:28 PM
InspectorD, I am definitely hearin' you. There are lots of things that would need to be done to
that house. It has good bones and I can take it to the next level.BTW, we don't own the house
yet, it is...
Posted in thread: I need advice re. redoing dormer on 02-13-2008 at 11:07 AM
inspectorD, thank you for such great info. I did want to see the breakout of the costs, so I
get better sense.Here is a question I have. What is the best way to talk GC into not insisting
on things li...
Posted in thread: I need advice re. redoing dormer on 02-12-2008 at 08:03 PM
Are you sure about 40K? I would expect not only addition but also full bathroom installed for
that.I mean, are there any advantage to trying to do this in the summer, rather than say fall