Last Activity:03-19-2012 12:37 PM
Posted in thread: Can't bake in oven and cook on range at the same time. on 03-19-2012 at 12:37 PM
Jeff,I don't know the make/model from the top of my head, I'll get it when I get home and post
up.I have no idea if it had a built-in regulator. It is now at the scrapyard. What would it
mean if there...
Posted in thread: Can't bake in oven and cook on range at the same time. on 03-18-2012 at 08:45 PM
We just bought a new gas oven to replace failing unit and it is pretty awesome, except for the
fact that we can't bake and cook on the range at the same time. If the oven is on, the range
will light b...
Posted in thread: Heater vent removal clean-up on 09-18-2010 at 02:46 PM
The previous owners of my house had some kind of gas fireplace or propane heater or something.
They vented through the living room wall to the deck. When they removed it, they covered the
Posted in thread: Solar Tubes on 06-06-2008 at 10:13 AM
I just installed one of these last night, in about 3 hours, in a bathroom with no windows. This
morning, I took a shower and got ready for work without having to have lights on. I highly
Posted in thread: On-demand water heaters on 09-21-2007 at 09:12 AM
What's the break even point, i mean after how long does it pay for itself?Most of the green
(especially solar) solutions I see today have a break even point of over a decade. Some
solutions I have see...
Posted in thread: Max Stairway Incline on 06-26-2007 at 09:01 AM
If you do construct a staircase, consider making the rises a drawer: like the comments say,
it would be wise to slop them so they want to stay closed.
Posted in thread: 4'x8'x.5" slate chalkboards. on 06-26-2007 at 08:55 AM
I've got 6 of 'em.what to do, what to do?any clever ideas?
Posted in thread: retaining wall - advice? on 06-20-2007 at 03:07 PM
It sounds like you have retaining wall block that should not be mortared and should not have a
concrete footing.Not all units are the same, so you should look at the retaining wall sites to
see how th...
Posted in thread: retaining wall - advice? on 06-18-2007 at 02:26 PM
You have overloaded your truckno, it took 33 trips with the TJ. kidding. borrowed my dad's
truck, ton-and-a-half dodge. it's a friggin beast.lj
Posted in thread: retaining wall - advice? on 06-18-2007 at 02:25 PM
What are you trying to build a mortared or a dry stacked wall?How high?What kind and size of
block?It will be a semi-circular wall, 24 inches high, encompassing a garden. the back wall is
the block wa...