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Posted in thread: What vacuum cleaner should I buy? on 11-21-2014 at 09:24 AM
We have a Shark that we recently purchased and it works great. The only complaint I have is
having to drag it around in roller mode (but will be a problem as most other brands/models
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Posted in thread: a backup generator "dog house"? store and use question. on 11-11-2014 at 08:28 AM
These "dog-houses" are pretty common in Maine. I would drill into that slab, epoxy in threaded
rod and attach a PT-bottom plate. Build walls/roof, add sheathing and side/roof with a similar
Posted in thread: Insulating under an addition on 10-28-2014 at 08:17 AM
It would settle over time, if you could solve all the other problems.I agree it is not ideal.
Is child labor an option? :D When I was around 10 I was convinced by my uncle to insulate the
bottom of hi...
Posted in thread: Insulating under an addition on 10-28-2014 at 07:15 AM
No................why not, if we assume they can waterproof from the bottom (if dirt floor) and
they can enclose it?
Posted in thread: Insulating under an addition on 10-27-2014 at 01:18 PM
Can you blow some insulation under there and be done with it?
Posted in thread: my cabin is on leaning cement columns :/ on 10-21-2014 at 09:08 AM
I would make no attempt to pull it back in place, something would break.Fair enough...then in
that circumstance I wouldn't recommend he work under there at all; and should shore it up
soundly from the...
Posted in thread: my cabin is on leaning cement columns :/ on 10-21-2014 at 07:44 AM
Instead of the crib idea (which sounds like alot of labor just to get through this winter),
what about using a come-a-long system to pull the cabin back a few inches so it sits right on
the piers? Lea...
Posted in thread: Electrical for TV mounted above fireplace on 10-09-2014 at 11:27 AM
Just to follow up:Finished the install...I ended fishing the Romex through the wall to the two
rework boxes for the Vantec Power bridge. Fishing was relatively easy, I was able to fish by
Posted in thread: Replacing furnace/ac thoughts on 10-09-2014 at 09:00 AM
Best thing to do is get another quote and see how they stack up. Get two more if possible...by
comparing differences you'll be able to ask informed questions.Don't settle for being the noob;
we hire c...
Posted in thread: Ideas for large backyard an front on 10-09-2014 at 08:48 AM
Not sure there is much to do in the backyard. You have a bunch of mature trees back there that
many of us would be envious of. Plus, maintaining that will probably be work enough for you