Last Activity:12-18-2014 11:27 AM
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Posted in thread: Second Story Bathroom Vents Not Ducted Outside on 12-18-2014 at 01:17 PM
Not everyone has vented soffits and I don't buy that anything vented out of a soffit will just
be sucked back in. We're talking about an exhaust fan running only briefly. I agree that a
Posted in thread: Second Story Bathroom Vents Not Ducted Outside on 12-18-2014 at 11:11 AM
Here's my take on venting. I prefer to vent through a soffit rather than through the roof. My
logic...such as it is, is when you go up through the roof, you need to put a hole in your roof
and that's ...
Posted in thread: build closet doors for my bedroom on 12-18-2014 at 06:04 AM
If you're installing bypass doors, there is no bottom track. You may have just a single bracket
on the floor in the middle where the two doors overlap, which prevents the doors from swinging
Posted in thread: Security for Outswing Door (Patio) Not Sliding door on 12-18-2014 at 05:37 AM
The good thing about outswing doors are their strength against impact from hurricanes or
someone's boot . The glass can be an issue. I replaced a sidelight with a piece of laminated
impact glass order...
Posted in thread: Used Hot Tub/Spa - Help figuring out what size breaker and GFCI to use on 12-15-2014 at 08:47 AM
Have you tried contacting a local dealer through their website?
Posted in thread: Purchased big project home, certain will need suggestions/advise/moral support too :) on 12-15-2014 at 08:24 AM
I was never a rock and mudder by trade but with my own renovations, I learned to tape and mud
to the point of barely having to sand. The trick is in a good first coat on the tape but not
too much. Scr...
Posted in thread: Rotted window sill question... on 12-14-2014 at 09:13 AM
Depending on how large the damaged area is. You could cut out the damaged area, square it up
and cut a piece of wood stock to fit in. You could also dig out the rotted and punky wood and
fill the area...
Posted in thread: Door knobs online? on 12-13-2014 at 07:13 PM
Paying more for something doesn't mean you're going to get a better product. I've never...ever,
had a door hinge fail or tarnish because I used a plated 3.5" hinge at 2 bucks vs a solid brass
a 10 buc...
Posted in thread: Conduit issue on 12-13-2014 at 02:25 PM
I don't see any reason not to do it that way. Just remember to mark where the conduit is so you
don't screw into it when putting down the backer board. I'm assuming it's .50 or .75 conduit so
Posted in thread: How to get a 10mm without a 10mm drill bit. on 12-13-2014 at 02:16 PM
All of Canada and the internet, and you can't find a 10mm bit?