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Last Activity:06-11-2011 4:58 PM
Posted in thread: Question about painting metal door on 04-26-2011 at 02:04 PM
Sometimes latex paint does not bond good to some of the primer that comes on new doors.....even
if you prep it really good. I always use a exterior oil base primer on new doors before I top
coat them ...
Posted in thread: painting/fixing wood chipped doors? on 04-26-2011 at 01:56 PM
The last two pics look like water damage....you will need to stop the water from splashing on
the doors or it will do it again after you patch it.... first pic looks like some chaulk or
Posted in thread: Looking for some crafty ideas on 04-26-2011 at 01:39 PM
Make your shelf go all the way around the posts with whatever overhang you need to bed the
crown mold to....in other words make the post look like it is going up through the shelf board.
Posted in thread: How to remove wood framed window bonded by liquid nail? on 03-30-2011 at 08:37 PM
You will most likely need a heat gun instead of a hair dryer.
Posted in thread: White spots on bricks under plants on 03-29-2011 at 09:14 PM
Sounds like the objects you are putting down on it are trapping the moisture under the
exisiting coating/sealer causing it to (fog)...most sealers are designed to let moisture escape
through them... W...
Posted in thread: Wall Partition in Garage - need footer? on 03-29-2011 at 08:50 PM
Frame your wall....pull your wires....and be done with it ....dang a permit for some stupid
stuff like that.
Posted in thread: foundation repair on 03-28-2011 at 07:34 PM
You have peirs under the house that are deteirating or have tilted and or Termite/powder post
beetles or water damage to main sealsThis means your main supporting beams are damaged and
letting the hom...
Posted in thread: Sinking Foundation on 03-28-2011 at 07:13 PM
From your pics it appears to not to be from foundation settlement...If this room was an
addition, check the rafters ...they probably used 2x4 rafters and they are sagging.
Posted in thread: House not level- foundation has settled, options? on 03-28-2011 at 06:52 PM
Depends on the causes of your settlement problems...If it is termites or rotten seals it could
get into some money. If settlement is from your foundation/footings settling it also could
cost....if it ...