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Posted in thread: how much does block concrete fence cost? on 04-23-2014 at 07:02 PM
That chart is way off for me. Most of PA is 36" or below. Chart say most of PA is 20"
Posted in thread: how much does block concrete fence cost? on 04-23-2014 at 06:51 PM
That site does not say anything about a footer. I dont know what the frost line in louisiana is
but 425ft of footer plus block to get up to grade will easily cost 10k-15k extra.
Posted in thread: major repairs on supporting beams on 04-23-2014 at 02:22 PM
I dont see any obvious red flags. I would be surprised if there was a permit pulled and that it
would pass inspection. But I dont see the structure falling down. As a neighbor I would be
happy they ar...
Posted in thread: Slope, Drainage, and Driveway Problem on 04-23-2014 at 02:04 PM
Keep in mind that since your old drive was heaving that means water was getting under driveway
then freezing. Most french drain system do nothing in winter. If it was me I would install a
Posted in thread: Sweat 3" Copper on 04-23-2014 at 01:51 PM
If it was a drain pipe with under 1 psi or water pipe up to 80 psi, would be the deciding
Posted in thread: How to curve deck skirt? on 04-08-2014 at 07:27 PM
I made a curved front porch. I had some Composite fencing pickets laying around and used them
for skirting. At only 1/2" thick they were pretty flexible but it should be warm outside or at
least have ...
Posted in thread: Buyer beware - under-filled propane tanks! on 04-02-2014 at 09:17 PM
New tank cost $30 and its about $7 cheaper to refill taking account for lost propane around me.
So If you have to exchange a tank instead of refill more than 4 times in 12 years it would
balance out. ...
Posted in thread: Buyer beware - under-filled propane tanks! on 04-02-2014 at 07:57 PM
Refilling your tank is definitely cheaper. But throwing away your outdated tank and buying a
new one is probably not cheaper. Cheaper to exchange the tank and hope you get one that has
majority of the...
Posted in thread: Buyer beware - under-filled propane tanks! on 04-02-2014 at 06:34 PM
You have to figure in the fact that tanks are only good for 12 years and refill station around
me are getting more strict at looking on the date stamp on tank before they refill them. So
when they are...
Posted in thread: HillyBilly special lean to lea to temp wall on 03-31-2014 at 10:08 AM
A dollar saved is a dollar earned. With taxes more like $1.30. So Im all for what your doing.
Your lucky there is no snow load. If you can walk on roof without alot of bounce i doubt it is
in danger o...