Last Activity:08-05-2008 5:56 PM
Posted in thread: Proper winterizing techniques on 08-07-2008 at 07:04 AM
this how i do it. turn off 1 water off at meter 2 drain water heater 3 open hose bib at back of
house, blow compressed air thru line at front hose bib. water will drain out the back. 4 open
Posted in thread: bathroom leaks driving me insane on 08-05-2008 at 04:54 PM
couple of other things it could be, the overflow , they will leak if the water is filled up to
the top of the tub, like taking a bath, the other is around the spout and handles
Posted in thread: Pier and Beam on 08-05-2008 at 10:35 AM
sorry, but you don't want to know. the house needs a foundation. it needs a footer built all
the way around the house, and cross sectional at the load bearing walls. some one just set your
house on th...
Posted in thread: Stapling electrical wire triggers sparks on 08-05-2008 at 10:19 AM
i was hooking up a kitchen sink once, and the wire to the disposal was hot and buzzed my ear.
the electrican on the job apolgised, after i stoped chasing him.
Posted in thread: Where to get kitchen cabinets? on 08-05-2008 at 10:09 AM
i willl let you in on a sneakey little trick that works. go to the big box and visi with there
kitchen specialest. they will give you a print out of your kitchen. cabinets. be sure to take
Posted in thread: any ideas? on 08-05-2008 at 09:58 AM
try building a can storer. a device , well a box the size of the cans, laying down. that way
you can stack cans. on each other. pull one out and the other will take its place
Posted in thread: Bath faucet Leak on 08-05-2008 at 09:47 AM
you can replace tha faucet without damaging the tiles. and that is what i would recomend for
you to do. by the time you buy all the old washers and gaskets and run all over the city. you
could have be...
Posted in thread: is there hope? on 08-05-2008 at 09:34 AM
next time you have a problem with water in your pipes,while trying to soliger try this take a
bicycle pump, cut the end off the hose. hold it on valve at the washing machine and pump the
Posted in thread: is there hope? on 08-05-2008 at 09:21 AM
i suspect that is it ia a vent from down stairs, i base my assumption, on the fact that there
are not any long sweps visable on this line. and that it would not make any sence, to not have
tied that h...
Posted in thread: Baseboard radiator leak on 08-05-2008 at 08:48 AM
on the bleed valve. does it have a handle? or do you turn it with a screw driver? if its handle
under handle is a packing nut tighten it. if its screw driver type. it should have threads on
it. cap it