Last Activity:06-09-2013 10:28 PM
Posted in thread: Hardwood sheets on studs. on 06-09-2013 at 07:21 PM
So I used a multi-tool to cut out the hardwood and replace it with a new piece. There is an
1/8" gap on the right side where you can see the stud. Any recommendations for a filler to use,
or should I ...
Posted in thread: Hardwood sheets on studs. on 05-31-2013 at 08:20 AM
or just cut out the section from stud to stud and replace the portion with the holes in
it.that's another good idea. if i get the pieces flush what kind of taping should I do to
remove any lines?
Posted in thread: Hardwood sheets on studs. on 05-31-2013 at 07:02 AM
I put in-wall speakers into a small room which has hardwood (masonite) panels mounted on studs.
Obviously not ideal, but cheap and it was not my work.Now I need to replace the panels as I'm
Posted in thread: Can I 3way cfls in series? on 03-09-2013 at 10:54 AM
Thanks for the replies everyone.This is an old house and I'm using existing wiring, the diagram
was roughed out as a plan of action.Everything is working now. I had mixed up the black and
Posted in thread: Can I 3way cfls in series? on 03-08-2013 at 12:45 PM
I have this diagram I'm following, but the problem is that the lights flicker and if I remove
one of them the others go out.
Posted in thread: Front door threshold raise? on 01-10-2012 at 10:01 AM
There is a 1/2" gap between the bottom of the door and the threshold, was thinking about
putting 1/2" block of maple or something under the threshold to raise it up.
Posted in thread: Makita Impact and Driver for $129 on 11-11-2011 at 07:03 AM
ok, i'm not here to spam, but i bought this impact wrench a few months ago to help with taking
off the wheels and such and it's worked nicely. i paid about 250 for the impact alone, and now
they have ...
Posted in thread: Fix dented wood floor on 11-07-2011 at 10:30 AM
So my 6yo kicked my wife's laptop off the bed last night and t caused a nice ding in the wood
flooring. This is not laminate/engineered flooring but the real deal.Are there options for a
wood filler o...
Posted in thread: Trouble identifying American Standard knobs on 10-30-2011 at 01:13 PM
looks like im in a pickle now, the hot knob broke and sliced open my wifes finger in the
process. thanks to the storm and 12 inches of snow looks like ill have to hold off on this
repair until we get ...
Posted in thread: Upgrade 15amp to 30amp breaker on 10-28-2011 at 09:28 AM
The entire circuit MUST #12 wire. You need to check all the cables to be sure. It is generally
not a good idea to up a breaker. 20 amp may not be enough anyway. 1500 watt heater + 1500 watt