Last Activity:09-22-2014 11:22 AM
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Posted in thread: Blown insulation without a machine, good idea? on 09-20-2014 at 06:22 PM
I did take Ginger's advice. She was really nice, even offered to come help me blow it in... Lol
wife would have loved that one ;). put up 7 bags to even it all out, went pretty easy, only
about an hou...
Posted in thread: Blown insulation without a machine, good idea? on 09-20-2014 at 01:15 PM
I just used this calc and my insulation ranges from almost 15" thick for R54 to ~8" in the low
spots for R28. with about 3 or 4 bags I should be able to make it all at least R39, Is there
any reason b...
Posted in thread: Blown insulation without a machine, good idea? on 09-20-2014 at 01:03 PM
Okay, VICTORY The attic is DONE before winter, THIS ROCKS! BUT as I was raking the insulation
back into place I noticed apparently some of my insulation disappeared (Lots of low spots that
I probably ...
Posted in thread: Question Regarding Ground Wire for Light Fixture on 08-20-2014 at 10:08 AM
When working in a buddy's house he was having issues with a light fixture that was going bad.
When we opened up the box we were surprised to find a very new looking ground wire in a box
that looked st...
Posted in thread: Tips when dealing with trades workers on 08-20-2014 at 10:03 AM
Wuzzat, The bad news is that reality doesn't always pierce the veil of self deception in a
timely manner. Jungle, I try my best to AVOID dealing with those people, on a one on one basis
usually I can ...
Posted in thread: Ceiling Fan Wobble on 08-19-2014 at 10:55 AM
Ya, I already bought it last night going to pick it up today. I put in a really fancy box with
an expanding pole and cleats that anchor into the wood along with feet that hold it the right
Posted in thread: need to remove this pesky soap holder on 08-18-2014 at 01:43 PM
Hey, can we get some pictures of the whole thing completed? Any update on leak/smells, of the
mold variety that is.
Posted in thread: Ceiling Fan Wobble on 08-18-2014 at 01:26 PM
Silly question probably but, I have a ceiling fan that was up and running 7 or 8 months ago
that was working just fine with only one balancing weight. I have since stored it then moved it
to a new loc...
Posted in thread: Tips for saving money when hiring an electrician? on 08-11-2014 at 10:03 AM
Nothing like Family to help set things on fire, I mean help with electrical work :D! I think
you're in good shape though. I think your list has gotten bigger since the last posting, it's
funny how tha...
Posted in thread: Tips for saving money when hiring an electrician? on 08-08-2014 at 11:55 AM
The costs ARE high compared to doing it yourself but when you consider his costs they're really
not that bad, they're just not DIY costs. . All of those are fairly easy and there's TONs of