Last Activity:10-15-2005 5:07 AM
Posted in thread: Doors on 10-15-2005 at 05:07 AM
you may have to combine several things - foam strips, door sweeps - your door may be slightly
warped - on one of mine, I had to pare down a foam strip to an angle to make it fit across the
Posted in thread: Winiterizing our Hot Tub on 10-15-2005 at 05:04 AM
As a good rule of thumb, winterize before Halloween in the north
Posted in thread: Double Fireplace on 10-15-2005 at 05:02 AM
the double fireplace is a great look but with only a half-wall, are you planning on building a
chimney as well, or using a gas?
Posted in thread: Paint-which brand is best? on 10-15-2005 at 05:00 AM
I agree - no matter what brand you use, you have to go with two coats to get the look you want
- I like Behr and Sherwin Williams -
Posted in thread: Need to set up storage in garage on 10-15-2005 at 04:59 AM
I use rubbermaid chests and closets I bought at Lowe's - quite reasonable, everything has a
place and everything stays dry.
Posted in thread: home improvement shows on 10-15-2005 at 04:56 AM
I think the Carolla show premieres next week, but I am not sure - I don't really care for his
style of humor (he seems to go out of his way to grate) -but I do recall fondly the utterly
Posted in thread: Foreclosures on 10-15-2005 at 04:54 AM
I would be interested in finding any additional material as well, beyond bank lists and 800#s
of people wanting to sell you the list they compiled.
Posted in thread: my home security experience on 10-15-2005 at 04:53 AM
From everything I have ever heard from cops, etc..., the sign alone is the best deterrent to
burglars. As for fire and carbon monoxide, that is a different matter.
Posted in thread: Who is everyone with on 10-15-2005 at 04:51 AM
Gun, knives, dogs, and the ADT sign that a neighbor gave me when he moved - the sign can do as
much good as anything else - rocket launchers and land mines are probably over the top, tho.
Posted in thread: granite countertops on 10-15-2005 at 04:49 AM
Thanks - will check the website out - how much did you end up paying per linear foot, if I may?