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  • Decks and additions, complete renavations on 100 plus year old houses
  • Hartfield VA
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  • Posted in thread: Two Plumbing Issues - Discolored Water and Low Heat on 03-29-2017 at 04:09 PM
    First thing I do when buying a house with old steel pipes is get a price on replacing all of it
    with Pex.There is no way to just look at the outside of it and know what's going on inside of
    it.It rust...

  • Posted in thread: Best product for cleaning green algea-looking stuff off siding? on 03-27-2017 at 04:53 PM
    If I did not have a pressure washer Wet and forget is what I would use.

  • Posted in thread: Best product for cleaning green algea-looking stuff off siding? on 03-27-2017 at 06:50 AM
    I use this stuff. not only gets rid of it but keeps it from coming back longer and is safer
    then bleach.

  • Posted in thread: Toilet flange mounting on 03-25-2017 at 06:39 AM
    A small amount of mortar will just crumble.Try a bigger repair ring like one of these.

  • Posted in thread: No Joist support for last 20" under cast iron tub on 03-20-2017 at 06:54 AM
    It's been that way for over 70 years without an issue, why is there one now?

  • Posted in thread: Outlet not working in travel trailer on 03-11-2017 at 02:55 PM
    I'd also be looking for a tripped GFI outlet.Tried completely shutting off each breaker in the
    main panel and resetting?

  • Posted in thread: Film to protect windows from sprinklers on 03-05-2017 at 06:08 PM
    Changing the head to a different style, or getting that hard water treated would make more

  • Posted in thread: spinning carriage bolt on 03-05-2017 at 06:03 PM
    Looks like you have the perfect storm on how not to do this job.MDF does not have any holding
    strength.By counter boring it's now a whole lot weaker.Bolt looks way to short, judging by
    looking at the ...

  • Posted in thread: UV cure glue on 03-05-2017 at 05:55 PM
    I've repaired a computer paper tray that no other glue would work on, old plastic glasses,
    coffee cup handle, and it worked perfect for me, no mess and held in seconds.Just do not let it
    freeze.I left...

  • Posted in thread: Shower door (sliding glass) crumbled. What should I do now? on 03-05-2017 at 05:51 PM
    Never heard of a real glass shop doing there own tempering.They just order the already tempered
    glass to size.DIY doing it is out of the question.No way would I be using plexiglass!It would
    be clear, ...