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Posted in thread: Re-bending Flashing on 10-24-2013 at 12:50 PM
Villa, this reminds me of another story. Years ago, when I was a firefighter in a fairly
wealthy community, there was a big party going on with two Lifeflight helicopters on display,
along with their ...
Posted in thread: Garage Heater on 10-24-2013 at 12:45 PM
Mogie,the Williams units I have are not radiant, they have a two speed fan motor in them that
blows hot air out of the bottom front section of the unit. It is made to either mount between
two studs on...
Posted in thread: Re-bending Flashing on 10-23-2013 at 09:13 PM
Funny stuff. I've owned several siding brakes over the years since 1978. Sided a lot of houses,
bent a ton of flashing for all different applications, long before smart phones came out. Never
Posted in thread: Garage Heater on 10-22-2013 at 03:47 PM
No, not at all. If your garage walls and ceiling are insulated, it will heat up in 10-20
minutes and then just cycle on and off occasionally depending on how cold it is outside and
what you set the te...
Posted in thread: Garage Heater on 10-19-2013 at 02:34 PM
Mogas,the ventless heaters are the ones that throw more humidity into the air. The direct vent
unit has a sealed combustion chamber that draws in outside air for combustion. So it doesn't
take any air...
Posted in thread: Garage Heater on 10-17-2013 at 05:55 PM
Mogas,I would definitely go with the vented heater. Being a retired firefighter, I'm not a fan
of non-vented heaters. If you get one of the direct vents like I mentioned above, you won't be
Posted in thread: Storing lawnmower on 10-14-2013 at 05:25 PM
Jeremy,depends on the type of equipment. If its a riding mower or something with a larger built
in tank, then using the stabilizer is a good idea. The newer versions of Stabil are made for
the modern ...
Posted in thread: Garage Heater on 10-02-2013 at 08:32 PM
The Wiliams units are just under $1300. The three spaces is heat are 24 x 24' 26 x 28' and 28 x
36 with a cathedral ceiling. All three areas have either R11 or R 13 in the walls and R19 in
Posted in thread: Garage Heater on 09-28-2013 at 10:40 PM
Mogas,I have three separate garages/shops I heat occasionally in the winter here in northeast
Ohio. In each one I use a direct vent gas furnace made by Williams. They are about 7' tall and
14" wide. E...
Posted in thread: Need some advice on kitchen cabinet height on 09-22-2013 at 06:27 PM
When I built a house for my mother, who's about 4'-10", I lowered the upper cabinets a couple
of inches for her. There's a cathedral ceiling in the room, so no soffits. No one has ever
noticed the dif...