Last Activity:02-17-2009 1:34 PM
Posted in thread: fluorescent ballast- bad smell on 02-17-2009 at 12:33 PM
I have a weird question. About a month ago I noticed a strange smell in one of my rooms. I
finally narrowed it down to the fluorescent light on a ceiling fan. It smells like tempera
paint (the kind us...
Posted in thread: Will this color sell? on 01-29-2009 at 06:38 AM
Hello,I am putting my house on the market in about a month. Currently, my living room is a rich
yellow/gold color. It works great with the green in my plants and the white trim and wooden
blinds. My r...
Posted in thread: Sealing Trim/siding joint on 01-28-2009 at 09:17 AM
Thanks for the replies!I primed and painted the boards, then caulked as best as I could. It
certainly seems like a flawed design. I guess when the market is hot, some builders don't
really put as much...
Posted in thread: Replacing chandelier with recessed light on 01-24-2009 at 11:28 AM
Thanks Triple D!The light is between floors. I already have four other recessed cans in the
same room (kitchen) so I'm thinking I have enough clearance. I will have to go with the remodel
Posted in thread: Replacing chandelier with recessed light on 01-24-2009 at 10:02 AM
Hello,I want to replace a chandelier in my kitchen with an eyeball recessed light. I bought a
6" eyeball trim. The box says to use it with a 6" IC or non IC housing. I've replaced light
Posted in thread: Sealing Trim/siding joint on 01-12-2009 at 06:13 AM
Yeah, I kinda thought it was a bad design. I would love to be able to replace the siding to go
all the way down and flash/trim at the bottom. Unfortunately, I am selling soon and do not have
Posted in thread: Sealing Trim/siding joint on 01-10-2009 at 08:12 PM
Here is a "real" picture! You can sort of see where water was running down the siding at the
bottom of the picture. The original trim was not sealed, the gaps are large enough that I would
have to fil...
Posted in thread: Sealing Trim/siding joint on 01-10-2009 at 06:28 PM
I am repairing some water damaged trim along the edge of my chimney outside. I think it was
damaged from not being properly sealed where it meets the cementboard siding. Is it supposed to
be sealed or...