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Posted in thread: Some pics of what I do. on 07-13-2015 at 07:55 AM
I had a sewer line replaced a while back and the trench was 9 feet deep at one end and the
plumber/excavator NEVER shored the walls. I asked if that wasn't a bad idea and he said it
wasn't required. I...
Posted in thread: Need advice on damage due to sump pump water on 05-20-2015 at 09:34 AM
I think a landscaper would be a better choice than a lawn care specialist. Sketch out what you
want and get several bids.....and get it in writing.
Posted in thread: Need some expert advices… on 04-30-2015 at 08:13 AM
Since they are only located in three cities the chances of anyone here having used them is
remote. Talk to friends, relatives and perhaps the building maintenance guy at work to get a
Posted in thread: New Window question on 04-27-2015 at 09:21 AM
My replacement windows have no exposed screws. They were set below the surface and small plugs
were inserted to cover the hole. I think I'd call the installers back for a chat.
Posted in thread: Sinking Posts in ground... on 02-26-2015 at 02:42 PM
So what I am hearing is 12 feet with 4 feet or more in ground if tamping or if using concrete
then 2.5 feet will likely be enough. I hear conflicting stories on how to set the
posts.....some say a gra...
Posted in thread: Sinking Posts in ground... on 02-26-2015 at 11:15 AM
link above has a link to what I am trying to do.....
Posted in thread: Sinking Posts in ground... on 02-26-2015 at 09:39 AM
While it's cold, I'm planning my summer project. I am going to build a shelter for my grill
(and me) to protect from rain. Anyway, the plan calls for two 6x6 posts sunk in the ground 8
feet apart and ...
Posted in thread: Losing 1 leg of power...... on 02-18-2015 at 08:20 AM
As luck would have it, the power failed again despite the fix on Sunday. However, this time the
failure became more frequent. The power company came out and while I was outside giving them
Posted in thread: Losing 1 leg of power...... on 02-16-2015 at 06:04 AM
The power failed yesterday and I was able to get a meter on the wires in and out of the main
breaker. I had a dead leg coming in from the pole. I called the power company and the repair
guy had his me...
Posted in thread: Losing 1 leg of power...... on 02-13-2015 at 12:47 PM
I tend to agree with you. I have done the "feel test" on the panel and breakers and not found
them to be warm to the touch.