Last Activity:08-22-2009 1:39 AM
Posted in thread: Fans for Fireplace on 12-12-2009 at 07:08 AM
Hi,My fireplace has two small fans beneath the firebox that are supposed to move warm out into
the room. Both fans are operational, however the fans are not moving enough air to be the least
Posted in thread: Staircase for loft bed out of 1x12? on 08-16-2009 at 06:26 PM
We found one on Craigslist for $175.00 with a mattress and a desk.....So far the best deal.I
have looked at a few of them in person and think...wait KNOW I can build one if I dont find
exactly what I ...
Posted in thread: First home, killer price and a lifetime to complete it on 08-15-2009 at 08:28 PM
If youre careful, here is what $35k can get you in NY!!
Posted in thread: First home, killer price and a lifetime to complete it on 08-15-2009 at 08:27 PM
The old wood shed and new kitchen went much quicker than planned. I spent a few hours laying
new 2x10 floor joists 16 OC. I found the old floor was 12' 2x6s 24 OC. It was really spongy.
After putting ...
Posted in thread: First home, killer price and a lifetime to complete it on 08-15-2009 at 08:19 PM
The Front Room (downstairs Master BR) had no insulation. Exterior walls got new 2x6 studs, R 19
insulation and then were covered with OSB board. I know its overkill, but all of my exterior
walls get O...
Posted in thread: First home, killer price and a lifetime to complete it on 08-15-2009 at 08:14 PM
Pics of the Basement and sump pump and new water pump. The sump pump is a 3/4 hp sewage pump
that can pump about 6000 gallons per hour. It will also pass a 2 inch solid. I had to dig the
sump hole dee...
Posted in thread: First home, killer price and a lifetime to complete it on 08-15-2009 at 07:53 PM
Back from another trip to places far, far away, I got the chance to spend a couple weeks in the
house. The house is located in NY and my work is located in Virginia Beach. Working in the
house is rath...
Posted in thread: Staircase for loft bed out of 1x12? on 08-15-2009 at 07:23 PM
Hi,I am trying to save space in the office/spare bedroom by using a loft bed with a desk
beneath it.I have found some plans for a loft bed, and also found one already built on
Craigslist very reasonab...
Posted in thread: Bathroom lavatory/toilet ideas? on 02-08-2009 at 07:47 AM
Where are you located? I have a store here called Home Emporium they have a website
southeasternsalvage dot com. They sell a lot of closeouts, factory seconds and the sort. My
wife called it the Big L...
Posted in thread: Floor Insulation on 02-07-2009 at 07:15 AM
Glennjanie,Would I need to use a faced insulation? With facing up to the warm side of the
floor?This stove will be rotated 180 degress from its current position. The studs shown are
temporary until th...
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