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Posted in thread: Tornado Recovery on 03-26-2017 at 08:24 PM
Simply beautiful!Thanks havasuwow. I had not noticed this thread before today. Amazing repair
work and the stuff your CNC can do is amazing as well. But then, you came up with some awesome
Posted in thread: Tornado Recovery on 03-26-2017 at 04:06 PM
It's been about 3 months since I ran my fingers through the saw working on the front wall of
the foyer. I had a little time this weekend and decided to get back at the job that would
probably have bee...
Posted in thread: What did you do today? on 03-18-2017 at 05:23 PM
Y axis on the CNC quit. Turns out it was a bad driver on the control board. Control board is
obsolete, so I had to buy a new one. That made the software obsolete so I had to buy that.
Software made th...
Posted in thread: It could be so, so beautiful, and the wife would be happy... on 03-11-2017 at 07:30 AM
I agree with inspector, straight line flashing has a greater tendency of failure than step
counter flashing. More of an issue is where is the bottom apron flashing? They put shingles
over where it sho...
Posted in thread: It could be so, so beautiful, and the wife would be happy... on 03-10-2017 at 08:14 PM
Geez... they used cut down dripedge, and no let-in to the mortar joints. That's gonna fail
sooner than later unfortunately. Not to mention it doesn't look all that nice. Hope they don't
do that for ev...
Posted in thread: It could be so, so beautiful, and the wife would be happy... on 03-10-2017 at 07:59 PM
Gary could you post a picture?I'm not a fan of the way the roofers did the flashing, but it's
on the back side of the house, so I'm probably the only one it bothers. The cap was just
patched together ...
Posted in thread: It could be so, so beautiful, and the wife would be happy... on 03-06-2017 at 06:05 PM
Sounds interesting. But there are products on the market to seal brick already. Some, like the
one I used on my chimney, sprayed on and became invisible.Perhaps the OP can buy or find a few
Posted in thread: recomendation for new programable thermostat on 03-06-2017 at 11:42 AM
I just installed Honeywell PRO 4000 Series thermostats. They are capable of running several
different types of systems. A quick look at the instructions, I don't see a mention of WiFi.
Just a standard...
Posted in thread: Raising the ceiling in an old house? on 03-02-2017 at 09:15 AM
When I raised our living room ceiling I vaulted it by basically building a second set of
rafters under the existing rafters about 18" lower. I ran a ridge pole under the existing ridge
pole and used p...
Posted in thread: What did you do today? on 02-28-2017 at 07:40 PM
Glad it passed..:)Good luck to those not so luckySirens went off two times here, but we only
had rain, thunder, lightning and some wind. Ottawa, about 45 minutes from us got hit pretty
hard it sounds ...