Last Activity:05-05-2010 9:50 PM
Posted in thread: What is this? on 05-04-2010 at 11:12 AM
Jheeezh!Plani-Patch is a fine product and can be mixed two ways. One way is with water only, in
which case it would become hard and brittle and in turn crumble under the strains of expansion
Posted in thread: Repairing Gap Between Bricks on 05-02-2010 at 01:52 PM
I agree it looks to be original. I think it is getting some moisture and swelling a little,
pushing the mortar out. I think you have a good plan, just trim it back and cover it up.
Depending on the mo...
Posted in thread: Repairing Gap Between Bricks on 05-01-2010 at 10:26 PM
Have you been digging-around in there to cause that crevice or has that happened on its own?
Posted in thread: Hello from kansas on 05-01-2010 at 06:38 PM
WELCOME! You're over there in God's country aren't ya?:)
Posted in thread: outdated fixtures... on 04-27-2010 at 08:23 PM
Nebraska is farm country, and as I travel around the state doing tile installations I always
put me and the guys in the cheapest motel I can find. Believe me...Nebraska has a lot of cheap
Posted in thread: What type of base needed for paver stones? on 04-27-2010 at 03:17 PM
The slope won't change the process any as long as you parallel the grade. Of course your
picknick table will be a little crooked and your bowling balls will roll off into the grass!:)
Posted in thread: Replacing broken Jameco stem on 04-27-2010 at 03:13 PM
Did anyone notice that the genius in that video never mentioned that after the water supply is
turned off the next thing to do would be to drain the tank BEFORE BEFORE BEFORE you loosen the
Posted in thread: What type of base needed for paver stones? on 04-26-2010 at 05:06 PM
Now you are complicating matters!:)A small retaining wall will likely need a footing. The
required footing would be bigger (deeper) than the raised retaining wall portion.Technically
the foundation sh...
Posted in thread: What type of base needed for paver stones? on 04-25-2010 at 10:27 PM
Let me make sure I understand...Before laying the sand, box the area in with 2x4's, then notch
the ends of a 2x4 that will span the width of the box so that I can run it across the boxed
Posted in thread: What type of base needed for paver stones? on 04-25-2010 at 03:52 PM
We haven't mentioned compacting the stone, then compacting the sand, then compacting the
pavers. All can be done with a rented "plate vibrator".If you install temporary forms (2X4's)
around the perime...