Last Activity:03-04-2015 7:45 PM
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Posted in thread: Leaky andersons on 03-04-2015 at 07:45 PM
I had storm windows put on over single pain double hung windows. It was part of an energy
retrofit project from Mass. Electric that I qualified for. Initially I wasn't too keen on the
idea but they we...
Posted in thread: That can't really be a Home Depot policy can it? on 03-01-2015 at 11:48 AM
From my experience, the best bet is to order what you want from their website and have it
shipped into your local store for you to pick up. There is no freight charge and you'll get
them all when you ...
Posted in thread: How to determine power requirements for a generator and other questions on 03-01-2015 at 05:45 AM
You need to take a real hard look at the fuel you'll be using and how you're going to be
storing it. When you total the combined load of all the items you want to run, especially the
ones at the same ...
Posted in thread: Hi from the other side of the world! on 02-27-2015 at 06:39 PM
Great city...I was there a long time ago when it was still British. It's one of the places I'd
like to visit again.
Posted in thread: Input, advice, ideas! I'm begging:) on 02-26-2015 at 05:35 PM
My take on it is, if you want to make a small room look big, take all the big stuff out of it.
For example the large headboard and curtain make the wall look small and narrow. Don't bother
Posted in thread: vapor barrier on 02-24-2015 at 05:07 AM
The main issue is air through holes in the drywall, not through the drywall itself. Here's a
good article on it.
Posted in thread: Tankless Water heater on 02-22-2015 at 04:44 PM
Not trying to be disrespectful here because I'm all for DIY but, I have a concern with someone
doing electrical work who seems to think that all you have to do to get 60 amps on a circuit is
Posted in thread: How To Fix A Clogged Bathroom Sink Drain / Waste Pipe Stopper Disassemble Reassemble on 02-22-2015 at 04:29 PM
Really? When was the last time anyone found a piece of metal or hard object in a sink drain?
Even your video shows the typical gunk that clogs a drain...I'm not dissing your video or post
but there's ...
Posted in thread: Concrete Block Exterior Walls for Bedrrom Remodel on 02-20-2015 at 05:58 AM
Given that you're in MI I would think you'd want more than 3/4" ,which is the depth of the
strapping. Depending on which rigid foam insulation you're going to use you'll get different R
Posted in thread: What size LB on 02-19-2015 at 01:07 PM
I understand what hornetd is saying but if you go with single conductors, the way I read it, is
three #6s and a ground. 15 to 20 cubic inches of volume. A 1.25" LB is about 19.5 C.I.