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Posted in thread: Osb vs plywood decking? on 08-06-2014 at 06:33 PM
Osb is better for walking on , ruf side up.I was reading you should leave it outside for a
month to gas off before installing osb or you will get toxic chemicals. Gotta feel sorry for
those HD workers...
Posted in thread: Osb vs plywood decking? on 08-06-2014 at 06:14 PM
I think i better use 1/2" plywood at $23 a sheet.I have a problem now because i had old 3/4
plywood and have used that for the decking on one side and have to buy another 10 sheet to
finish that side ...
Posted in thread: Osb vs plywood decking? on 08-06-2014 at 05:15 PM
Is it better to useOSB5/8 4x8 Oriented Strand Board Tongue and Groove 19/32or 3/8 inches 4 ftx8
ft Standard Spruce Plywoodfor decking?Is the tongue and groove structural, so it doesn't have
to be supp...
Posted in thread: Cratering in our Driveway Different from Every other Driveway in Development! on 08-02-2014 at 02:19 PM
These are questions to ask your housing attendant. He's there for a reason.
Posted in thread: What's your Temp? on 07-25-2014 at 06:15 AM
Every 5 years or so we get a extra cool summer. Today is 64' with a high of 75' Next week is
another cold rain coming low's 52' only 11 Celsius in the morning on Monday. But other than
that it is perf...
Posted in thread: DIY roofer? on 07-25-2014 at 05:56 AM
Hook ladders are illegal here. I can see why too, ladders are not designer for that kind of
torque.(seems to be illegal the USA too... 12' Scaffolding and 32' fiber ladder should be safe
Posted in thread: DIY roofer? on 07-12-2014 at 03:33 PM
I'm starting to think i might have to take all the old decking wood off. Isn't simpler to do it
that way? I think this is old barn wood that was never kiln dried. That sound about right?I
take it foam...
Posted in thread: Why do people build a fence on the posts? on 07-11-2014 at 03:10 PM
You can use lots of drywall screws, they are really cheap and may not react with pressure
Posted in thread: DIY roofer? on 07-11-2014 at 02:57 PM
Apparently the problem is that the metal gets too hot and damages the wood roof structure with
too much heat and humidity. So that is why white, maximum reflection. But with the foam it
would not matt...
Posted in thread: DIY roofer? on 07-11-2014 at 02:07 PM
Well it's going to be sealed with elastic paint.I'm thinking to use 1" foam with the foil on
back and plastic on the front. Would i put the foil side up? With this eliminate the heat
problem? I would ...