Last Activity:01-21-2015 6:43 PM
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Posted in thread: thinking to install barn door in the closet, crazy idea? on 01-21-2015 at 10:58 AM
Here's my take. Anything that you hang outside the opening is going to look sloppy. As I noted
earlier, framing the opening out a bit more would allow anything used to be fit into an
opening, rather t...
Posted in thread: Possible botched shower enclosure installation. Help! on 01-20-2015 at 01:56 PM
They show how to install what the manufacturer calls apron strips on page 13 of these install
Posted in thread: Step Lights on 01-20-2015 at 12:32 PM
I would also suggest that you get a couple of extra fixtures and/or parts to have on hand as
spares. The thing about that type of lighting is it always looks great when you first install
them. A few y...
Posted in thread: Possible botched shower enclosure installation. Help! on 01-20-2015 at 12:07 PM
Don't feel guilty about having them fix it. Frankly, you're doing right for yourself, future
customers and, in the long run, the contractor.
Posted in thread: Possible botched shower enclosure installation. Help! on 01-20-2015 at 09:42 AM
It looks to me like they probably measured and cut it from the base to the ceiling. When they
installed it, they installed the ceiling panel first which made the wall panel too long by the
Posted in thread: Before & after project on 01-17-2015 at 09:48 PM
Tanalised lumber....you must be in the UK. I'm in South Florida and want to put a couple beds
but I've been debating and researching using the copper azole pressure treated. I'm also
Posted in thread: Garage Door on 01-17-2015 at 09:25 PM
You can get a 32x80 slab door. If it's wood you can cut it down. As for fire rated, which are
now required, depending on the age of your house and local codes, you may be grandfathered to
used a non f...
Posted in thread: Before & after project on 01-17-2015 at 05:59 AM
I like the raised beds. What did you use for constructing them?
Posted in thread: Some recommendations for a question on slamming doors on 01-16-2015 at 12:42 PM
Funny, I have a neighbor across the street with a screen door that slams every time they use
it. A simple adjustment of the pneumatic closer would fix it, but people are lazy and stupid
and neighbors ...
Posted in thread: thinking to install barn door in the closet, crazy idea? on 01-15-2015 at 06:16 AM
I would consider using the original track but moving it out a couple of inches. Run a 2x along
the hinge side of the door casing on the right side of the opening and frame out the left side
to the sam...