Last Activity:04-01-2009 1:57 AM
Posted in thread: Buying a Router on 04-02-2009 at 05:18 PM
I also have a laminate router and purchased it using your axiom, but I ended up wanting a
regular router about two years later, and my wife bought me the combo kit I now use for regular
Posted in thread: Buying a Router on 04-01-2009 at 01:57 AM
Well, I tried to post an answer to your question, and this web site erased it after giving an
error message about a web link I tried to post. I am not going to re-write that post. You can
buy a cheap ...
Posted in thread: Removing stains from hardwood floors on 04-01-2009 at 01:35 AM
If you don't know what the stains are from, it is hard to say if you can take them out with a
solvent. The only thing that might be safe would be denatured alcohol because it is not caustic
and it wil...
Posted in thread: Tools That ROCK! on 03-31-2009 at 12:47 AM
Little Giant Ladder. Not maybe what you had in mind for "tools" but it by far is the best
investment I have made for my shop and home. Expensive, yes. But these ladders redefine the
concept of "safety...
Posted in thread: favorite / least favorite brand of tools on 03-30-2009 at 01:18 AM
Depends on what type of tool. Harbor Freight is mostly made in China. I don't buy stuff made in
China. OK, maybe occasionally, because I have no choice. But given a choice:Like a lot (all are
Posted in thread: Portable Concrete Mixer on 03-30-2009 at 01:06 AM
You will know how "good" it is (a relative term) when you load it up several times. The
difference between mixers is in how stable they are when in use and how much material they will
handle. The chea...
Posted in thread: Buying a Router on 03-30-2009 at 01:01 AM
Buy a Porter Cable router. More aftermarket accessories available that fit that router than any
other product on the market. It is probably the standard of the industry as far as retail
consumer use. ...
Posted in thread: Large vent hoods on 03-30-2009 at 12:55 AM
Vent a Hood is supposed to be quiet. The advertising is somewhat misleading, IMO. DCS makes a
hood with better baffles and will suck the chrome off a bumper. They have a four speed
controller. They ar...
Posted in thread: Paint or replace living room laminate top on 03-30-2009 at 12:46 AM
Well, I would go with Benjamin Moore paint, if you paint. Good products. You get what you pay
for. The least labor intensive and best result I think would be to remove the top, buy and cut
a new top o...
Posted in thread: basement flooded on 03-30-2009 at 12:30 AM
If you failed to open the walls when it was still wet but instead waited for it to dry, I would
highly suspect mildew or mold spores within the wood. Both will feast on cellulose and can be