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Posted in thread: Replacing stair treads, and maybe risers. on 02-19-2013 at 10:41 AM
I'm wondering if ill need to rent a floor nailer for this, seems like a big expense for such a
Posted in thread: Replacing stair treads, and maybe risers. on 02-17-2013 at 05:58 PM
Called both Home Depot and Menards today, neither carry unifinshed red oak T&G. I might try a
local lumber yard tomorrow. Thanks for the info everyone.
Posted in thread: 1930's Oak Door to long for frame on 02-17-2013 at 09:38 AM
Can't necessarily answer your question, but I'd be very carful about chip out as you cut. If
you have a big enough table saw I'd use that instead of a jig saw, or a circular saw with a
Posted in thread: Replacing stair treads, and maybe risers. on 02-16-2013 at 01:09 PM
Also, would this be a good time to break out the biscuit joiner?
Posted in thread: Replacing stair treads, and maybe risers. on 02-16-2013 at 12:03 PM
Ok, so I've run into a problem, there is a landing near the top of the stairs it is roughly
36"x33". It is currently covered with what appears to be oak. The oak isn't necessarily togune
and groove bu...
Posted in thread: Replacing stair treads, and maybe risers. on 02-09-2013 at 10:57 AM
Thanks for all the info, everything went well yesterday. However nothing was square so I'll be
puttying and chaulking a bit. Still need to paint the risers and molding.
Posted in thread: Replacing stair treads, and maybe risers. on 02-04-2013 at 05:39 PM
Greetings, this weekend my wife and I are taking Friday off to tackle this project. First some
background: we have a 1929 story and a half home and from everything we can tell the upstairs
(or half st...
Posted in thread: Remodeling Attic Space on 10-19-2012 at 09:10 AM
Just passed our electrical and framing, onto insulating. I'll try to put up some new photos.
Posted in thread: Remodeling Attic Space on 10-18-2012 at 07:52 PM
Thanks for all the feedback, we have everything framed out and electrical rough in is complete.
Tomorrow morning we have the electrical inspection followed by the framing inspection.We did
not add fir...
Posted in thread: Framing help on 10-14-2012 at 09:45 AM
How would you frame this awkward corner spot? This space will be used as a walk in closet. The
master bedroom is behind the insulated door.