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Posted in thread: Hello from Northern California! on 12-21-2012 at 12:32 PM
Hello,I'm new in here and find this place interesting..Sorry, been here a little while but
figured I would finally do a proper Intro...I'm a Landlord with 8 houses, a Flipper and have
been remodeling ...
Posted in thread: Good green color recomendations?? on 09-18-2012 at 11:59 AM
Hello,Can any one recommend a good green interior / exterior color? One that seems to appeal to
the masses?I have seen a few that seem to look a bit like avocado but don't know what the color
Posted in thread: Painting Exterior Columns on 04-10-2012 at 02:05 PM
I say1. Sand it2. Fill holes / gaps with a wood filler2. Use a good exterior primer3. Paint
itSherwin Williams should be able to set you up with a good quality exterior primer and
paint.As far as the ...
Posted in thread: 509 Wagner Professional Airless paint sprayer on 04-10-2012 at 01:57 PM
I've been wondering about this too since I just picked up a nice used sprayer..I'm thinking
that brush cleaner would be good to run through it and clean it.. that stuff does wonders with
my paint brus...
Posted in thread: Need serious help: Rattling sounds nonstop. on 03-15-2012 at 04:59 PM
Maybe you have a ghost living in the house!
Posted in thread: Question about Jacking/Lifting House on 02-23-2012 at 02:04 PM
Probably not, unless those floor joist are tied into the outer walls very well. Typically
exterior walls are pretty heavy.On my last one, I bolted all the floor joists to the studs of
the exterior wal...
Posted in thread: We need to run an underground power wires on 01-24-2012 at 11:27 AM
If it's the Main feed from the street, you should probably have PG&E or whoever your local
utility company do it. The Main feed can only be shut off by them and you probably shouldn't
Posted in thread: Excavating around foundation to repair, address moisture issues ... risky? on 01-20-2012 at 04:49 PM
I recently did about the same thing...I just started excavating until I got down to the
foundation and everything was clear..I really didn't have a plane but once I started into it,
what I needed to d...
Posted in thread: Old house, door strikes frame on 01-20-2012 at 12:24 PM
Usually this happens from the house settling, put a level all around..Look for screws in the
door frame, if your lucky they used em and you might be able to tighten up all around,
otherwise try a sled...
Posted in thread: Basement Wiring on 01-20-2012 at 12:19 PM
In CA it only needs to go through conduit if the wiring is ran through the exterior of the
house. Basements typically can have exposed as long as it's secured / stapled every 4' and
within 1' from a b...