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Posted in thread: fence anchors on 06-25-2011 at 12:30 PM
I want to install a 40' fence (6ft high dog eared) along my driveway and was curious as to how
well those metal anchors are that you pound into the ground and attach the 4x4"s to. The wind
is mainly a...
Posted in thread: life expectancy for furnace?? on 08-06-2010 at 08:07 PM
Hi! I just bought a home and was curious about the gas furnace and wether or not I should have
it replaced. The previous owners said they never had a problem with it, but I can't imagine
that it is th...
Posted in thread: Epoxy over Latex??? on 08-04-2010 at 07:02 PM
Thanks for your reply. Unfortunately, the foundation walls were already painted a battleship
gray and I was just looking to upgrade the appearance. The porch and steps are gray as well,
but are in poo...
Posted in thread: Epoxy over Latex??? on 08-02-2010 at 06:25 PM
Hello! I would like to re-paint my front porch (concrete) that was previously painted with
several layers of what looks like latex paint. I bought the house a month ago and the paint on
the porch is w...
Posted in thread: Best Basement waterproofing paint on 06-27-2010 at 02:45 PM
Thanks for the advice!!
Posted in thread: Best Basement waterproofing paint on 06-25-2010 at 04:55 PM
Hi! I just bought a home with a partially finished basement and have noticed that the
unfinished walls tend to sweat alot in higher humidity and heavy rains. I know this is fairly
common, but, what is...
Posted in thread: Breaker not tripped, yet no power?? on 06-25-2010 at 04:48 PM
My house does not have any grounded outlets. I'm not sure, but you cannot install a GFIC outlet
unless the wiring is grounded, correct?? Any thoughts, other than completely re-wiring the
Posted in thread: Breaker not tripped, yet no power?? on 06-23-2010 at 05:33 PM
Hey I got it!!! It was a broken wire in one of the bedroom outlets. Sparked like crazy when I
checked it with a nite light!! Scared the pants off of me!! Thanks for the help anyways!!
Posted in thread: Breaker not tripped, yet no power?? on 06-23-2010 at 04:01 PM
After further inspections, I still have found no GFIC outlets anywhere. My son's bedroom is on
the same circuit as my bath and bedroom and he has power. I'm assuming then that there is an
Posted in thread: Breaker not tripped, yet no power?? on 06-23-2010 at 01:29 PM
Hello!! My first thread! First of all, circuit was fine yesterday. When I got home from work,
the circuit for my bath and one bedroom wasn't working: the circuit breaker never tripped, just
the line i...