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Posted in thread: Tub drains slowly. Toilet water into tub? on 03-08-2008 at 07:39 PM
I highly recommend a product called Zip It which can be picked up at home centers. It is a flat
strip of plastic about 20 inches long with barbs on both edges. Cost about $2.00 and does a
great job pu...
Posted in thread: Growing grass with limited light on 04-05-2006 at 07:47 PM
We have similar problems only my home is in central PA. I have wonderful maple trees that shade
my backyard 90% or more of the time. I've tried everything in the book but it seems that I can
Posted in thread: Radon Mitigation on 04-05-2006 at 07:24 PM
When you live in the Great Valley of south central Pennsylvania, radon is a real issue. I have
a ranch-style home and half of it is located over the "mother" of all limestone outcroppings.
This means ...
Posted in thread: Ear wigs on 04-03-2006 at 08:53 PM
For Indiana Jones it was snakes, for me it's earwigs.Do they actually seem to be coming from
the drain? Or could this be impression given since the drain is the lowest spot and they kind
of end up the...
Posted in thread: Howdy! on 03-19-2006 at 08:22 PM
When I spent some time in Lawton, OK with the Artillery picked up some odd habits for a boy
from Pennsylvania. One was to greet folks with a loud "Howdy!" which I have not been able to
shake after a n...
Posted in thread: Hard water? on 03-19-2006 at 08:10 PM
Before you buy anything, you need to do some research. First, surf the next and learn about
water hardness – what it is and how it is measured. Then you need to know how hard your water
is. If you hav...
Posted in thread: Hi from Central PA on 03-16-2006 at 10:22 PM
Sounds like this will be a fun place. And I do love to join in on a song or two. Got to go.
Talk to ya all later.Joe
Posted in thread: Hi from Central PA on 03-12-2006 at 07:43 PM
I guess I'm another newbie joining the ranks. I've always been a guy that would reseach the
heck out of anything new that I was getting into. This used to call for trips to the library
and then it was...