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  • Posted in thread: What problems do you encounter placing a bid or completing a project? on 12-08-2016 at 04:09 PM
    Customers watching to much DIY TV and expecting someone to be able to build a deck or gut and
    remodel a bathroom in less than a day. Ha they do it on TV all the time.Losing a roof quote
    because someon...

  • Posted in thread: Help Please - Leaking Bathroom Faucet on 12-08-2016 at 03:22 PM
    The screw to remove the handle is under that cap.Most just pop off, even a butter knife may
    work to pop it off.I use a small flat bladed screw driver.

  • Posted in thread: Wood in contact with soil - moisture barrier? on 12-06-2016 at 08:25 AM
    Post a picture so we can see what your seeing.

  • Posted in thread: What can you tell me about on-demand gas water heaters? on 12-04-2016 at 07:44 PM
    What do you mean by a swimming pool hole?What's your location?Got a picture?Just can not
    imagine installing it in a crawl space like that.Lots of moisture that's going to effect the
    electronics, good ...

  • Posted in thread: 2016 andersen windows reduced thickness 2.2mm low e glass vs. 3.1mm....... on 11-28-2016 at 04:10 PM
    I've been waiting to see what kinds of replys you where going to get.I just see no way Anderson
    is going to come out and "reglaze" those windows, even more surprized if they even offer to
    replace the ...

  • Posted in thread: Best Quality Shingles on 11-26-2016 at 10:10 PM
    At least 95% of the time on this and any DIY the reasons for issues with with a shingled roof
    is how it was installed not with the shinglesClauses in the contract like "replace flashing as
    needed" to ...

  • Posted in thread: Gutter Restoration on 11-21-2016 at 04:55 PM
    Never once have I seen a fashia installed that way.I can see it acting like a funnel to trap
    water behind it when the gutters over flow.Try to do as your suggesting is going to open up a
    whole new can...

  • Posted in thread: Vinyl siding question on 11-21-2016 at 04:47 PM
    That suggestion is just wrong.That would still leave all the wood exposed above the hidden
    hangers exposed.The main area where your likely to have wood rot.

  • Posted in thread: Cutting back Insulation Spray foam on 11-20-2016 at 02:30 PM
    How much are you trimming off?Big difference from 1/4" to 6".

  • Posted in thread: Vinyl siding question on 11-19-2016 at 08:48 AM
    Gutters need to come off to do this right no matter what he's gotten away with before.Sure it
    will look OK from the ground looking up, but it offers no protection right where the wood is
    most likely t...


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