Last Activity:01-11-2012 10:34 AM
Posted in thread: Jenn-Air Cooktop leaking grease/oil on 01-09-2012 at 07:50 PM
Thanks, Jeff! Since there's quite a bit of it, I have a feeling it is cooking grease.
Disgusting, but not a mechanical disaster.
Posted in thread: Jenn-Air Cooktop leaking grease/oil on 01-09-2012 at 05:35 PM
While cleaning inside my cabinets, I discovered that my cooktop has been leaking some kind of
grease or oil for what looks like a decent period of time. The substance (now removed) left a
Posted in thread: New hinges, old cabinets problem on 11-07-2009 at 05:23 PM
I recently replaced my cabinet hinges with new Amerock inset face frame hinges. They are the
same size and have the same screw configuration, but after installation, three of the doors
swing open and ...
Posted in thread: Is small, pliable ducting available? on 05-12-2009 at 01:53 PM
Posted in thread: Would appreciate help with lever handle on 05-09-2009 at 09:41 PM
Many thanks for all the advice! I returned to my plumbing supplier today, and received
wonderful assistance from the gentleman who had sold me the cartridge yesterday. It turns out
that my handle comp...
Posted in thread: Peel and stick tiles over old linoleum tiles? on 05-09-2009 at 09:28 PM
Many thanks for all the advice! The current tiles are at least 20 years old, so I don't think
they are peel and stick. They have a 70's feel--mustard yellow, cream and brown pattern.
Supposedly, they ...
Posted in thread: Is small, pliable ducting available? on 05-09-2009 at 02:10 PM
I would like to remodel my basement bedrooms into more livable space. I took off the suspended
ceiling (room height was under 7 feet) and discovered the ceiling beneath is festooned with
ducts going e...
Posted in thread: Would appreciate help with lever handle on 05-09-2009 at 02:04 PM
Good idea! I have several questions for other threads, so will take pictures of my components
in the meantime.
Posted in thread: Beautifying basement concrete floor on 05-09-2009 at 02:01 PM
Our 50+ year old house has a basement laundry room which came with glued down linoleum (I
think) tiles. After a few water heater floods, many tiles have broken or come up altogether,
leaving a somewha...
Posted in thread: Peel and stick tiles over old linoleum tiles? on 05-09-2009 at 01:19 PM
I want to do a temporary fix on my basement floor before we do a structural remodel. As is, the
laundry room has old linoleum (I'm guessing) tiles over concrete. The tiles have an embossed