Last Activity:10-10-2013 5:26 PM
Posted in thread: solid color deck stain on 10-17-2013 at 09:15 PM
Does anyone get solid color deck stain to last? I read reviews on HomeDepot for Behr and few
have luck. And on Lowes for Cabot and also few have luck. Even some reader reviews on Consumer
Reports say ...
Posted in thread: painting new cedar trim on 10-10-2013 at 05:26 PM
I don't particularly care for cedar due to the on-going maintenance required. You'd be further
ahead in the long run in terms of cost and maintenance to install vinyl siding. Also,
woodpeckers love ce...
Posted in thread: painting new cedar trim on 10-07-2013 at 04:58 PM
I am replacing the cheap pine finger jointed ext. trim on my house with cedar. I prime it
before putting it up. I will be white. I was thinking a white oil base solid color stain, but
some people say ...
Posted in thread: more power in attached garage on 08-04-2013 at 02:37 PM
I need to add some additional power in my garage for 50 amp welder, 30 amp air compressor and
20 amp saw. (220V). Also additional 30 amp welders.The cheapest way is to run a 50 amp circuit
to the gara...
Posted in thread: wood boiler on 08-02-2013 at 11:13 AM
I got several search results. Which specific one are you referring to?
Posted in thread: wood boiler on 08-01-2013 at 10:24 AM
I am looking at adding a gasification wood boiler. I seem them new from $4500 to over $10K. Are
some brands better than others?
Posted in thread: Carpet cleaning on 08-01-2013 at 10:23 AM
When looking for a PRO, what type of machine should the PRO have? Normal home carpeting. I was
thinking a truck mounted machine with a wand, not rotary.
Posted in thread: Need new French Doors on 04-26-2013 at 07:20 AM
I had a carpenter properly flash where my deck is attached to the wall. But in putting back the
French doors it was obvious the existing set is beyond hope. Although the brand is unknown, the
Posted in thread: Wiring my garage on 12-04-2012 at 07:27 PM
I would run 10-3+ground to the garage. Cheapest is underground cable. You can put a small sub
panel in the garage. This assumes you will not be doing electric welding in the garage. If you
plan on doi...
Posted in thread: shower door adjustment on 12-04-2012 at 05:11 PM
This shower door rubs fixed glass on the top but does not touch on the bottom, so it needs to
be adjusted. Everything looks tight. The wall and tile look fine. Anyone know how to adjust the
door? I as...