Last Activity:02-24-2007 10:40 PM
Posted in thread: Update on Bethany's Ark on 02-03-2007 at 06:50 PM
Great job Bethany. Those under-sized shutters would have driven me up the wall and I would've
loved tearing them off :)
Posted in thread: 3D Remodeling/Design Software on 01-30-2007 at 06:55 PM
I found myself in the same situation. I'm hesitant to shell out the money most of those folks
are asking so I've been playing around with "google sketch up". It's a real bare bones 3D
Posted in thread: new pipe leakage on 01-19-2007 at 11:22 PM
My apologies. As a matter of curiosity I checked the pipes here at the hotel and the sink drain
does appear to attach to pipe extending from the wall without any fittings. Guess I've been
Posted in thread: new pipe leakage on 01-19-2007 at 09:50 PM
I'm not a plumber, but I've never seen a pipe connection where one pipe just slid into another.
In the sinks I've had, one of the ends may be designed to fit into the flared end of another
pipe, but t...
Posted in thread: Water Supply Line and Building Code on 01-19-2007 at 07:48 PM
Thanks Glenn,I did speak with the local officials about two months ago and they mentioned what
they called a 'plumbing permit' and the depth of the trench. I'll make it a point to ask about
Posted in thread: Water Supply Line and Building Code on 01-18-2007 at 09:14 PM
Ok, so I received my, rather hefty, copy of the 2006 International Residential Code. I will be
ordering a water main installation to the country estate and will have to run the supply line
from the ma...
Posted in thread: Strange smell ! on 01-18-2007 at 06:39 PM
Since it only smells some of the time and only in certain areas I might start by checking the
ducts and attic. The only time I've had to track down a hidden smell (actually, a horrible
stench) I was w...
Posted in thread: hiya on 01-15-2007 at 09:17 PM
Welcome, I have a property that needs some TLC also and recently joined this board for the same
reasons. Keep us posted of your adventures, you know what they say... misery loves company :)
Posted in thread: Building Codes? We don't need no stinking building codes! on 01-14-2007 at 02:52 PM
Thanks, Glenn. The house is in Gallatin. The renovation will be extensive and I wanted to make
sure I was pulling requirements from the correct documents - otherwise, everything will be out
Posted in thread: Building Codes? We don't need no stinking building codes! on 01-12-2007 at 07:09 PM
I've decided that I can salvage a couple of floor joists from the house I'll be renovating.
Everything else will have to get re-worked; this includes plumbing, electric, roofing, and
anything else you...