Last Activity:10-09-2006 7:37 AM
Posted in thread: Moles on 03-15-2006 at 09:41 PM
I appreciate any help keeping the moles @ bay. I spent allot of time landscaping last fall,
walkways, retaining walls, etc. I'm declaring war on the little critters this year. I've been
told the local...
Posted in thread: Jazzuci tub recommendations on 02-24-2006 at 07:44 AM
You beat me to it Square Eye. :)
Posted in thread: Jazzuci tub recommendations on 02-24-2006 at 07:41 AM
Not impossible I suppose, but highly improbible. Then there is (should be) a ground fault
circuit to cut the power if there's a problem.
Posted in thread: Happy New Year! on 12-31-2005 at 10:29 PM
Happy New Year.
Posted in thread: Ceiling Fan on 12-31-2005 at 10:24 PM
In our area (I suppose we're not alone) building code requires the electrical box(fan mounting
box) be secured to a 2''x4'' spanning 2 ceiling joists to hold the wieght of the fan.
Posted in thread: Site Layout & Colors on 12-26-2005 at 01:23 PM
Looks fine to me. :)
Posted in thread: Electrical Outlet Problem on 12-19-2005 at 11:38 AM
I would trace the wiring starting at the last known source of power and work my way down the
circuit. Start at the breaker panel to make sure it has power. Check the out terminal of the
ground fault b...
Posted in thread: Cinder block wall options on 12-18-2005 at 10:46 PM
Well it sounds like an exterior water problem, Gutters or slope away from foundation. Was a
waterproof membrane such as tar applied to the exterior foundation. Another issue may be the
crawl space. Is...
Posted in thread: Cinder block wall options on 12-17-2005 at 06:18 PM
InspectorD:I noticed you mention "efflorecense". I built an addition about 5 years ago. In the
crawl space along the outside wall I noticed this "efflorecense". The crawl space isn't used
Posted in thread: new "composite" wood for decks, etc.? on 12-12-2005 at 12:35 PM
Our PT deck is around 20 yrs. old now. In the Spring we pressure wash it, let it dry & and seal
it. There are a few weather cracks here and there, nothing major however. We removed the pool a