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Posted in thread: Drill Bit Problem Driving Me Crazy 😳 on 06-07-2013 at 11:20 AM
"Seating" or inserting the drill bit, same thing. That's a term I saw used elsewhere. Sorry for
the confusion. All of this advice is helpful and much appreciated. I did start with a smaller
bit and as...
Posted in thread: Drill Bit Problem Driving Me Crazy 😳 on 06-06-2013 at 09:13 AM
Thanks for the info Bud!It's a keyless chuck that I simply hand tighten. This problem occured
just as I began to start to drill. I've used the drill mostly for a Phillips screw bit and not
to drill. I...
Posted in thread: Neighbour trespasses every day on 06-05-2013 at 09:45 AM
I'm in the same boat as you and feel similarly. I recently converted my ugly lawn to a
conservation garden though a program with the city. I didn't mind so much then but when they
park their cars and ...
Posted in thread: How much did home security system cost? on 06-05-2013 at 09:05 AM
I have ADT since Dec. 2012. They actually offered to negotiate the price by waiving the $99
installation fee and adding extra windows. I dealt with an outside company which apparently
sells the ADT se...
Posted in thread: Drill Bit Problem Driving Me Crazy 😳 on 06-05-2013 at 08:50 AM
I have a new Ryobi drill and bought a new Bosch concrete masonry drill bit set to drill holes
into the wall of the exterior of my lath and plaster built garage. I notice from time to time
when using t...
Posted in thread: The best way attach wood posts to a concrete surface? on 06-01-2013 at 09:01 AM
I shall do that but in the mean time this likely to be a free standing structure.Also what
about pouring a new concrete squareform or circular post base atop the concrete drivewayand
inserting a simps...
Posted in thread: The best way attach wood posts to a concrete surface? on 06-01-2013 at 08:59 AM
Right normally = more expensive.Is there going to be any roof or future plans for a roof in
this case?Check with your local code enforcement agency to see what their requirements are and
start with th...
Posted in thread: Attaching wood post to concrete slab on 05-31-2013 at 11:57 PM
I posted a new thread to add more info on this project.
Posted in thread: The best way attach wood posts to a concrete surface? on 05-31-2013 at 11:51 PM
Hello friends. I'm becoming a regular DIY'er and really doing many smaller and handyman type
projects on my own. I'm now spending more $$$ at the local Home Depot than at the grocery store
so I guess ...
Posted in thread: How to attach 1/4" tubing in a drip system? on 05-31-2013 at 10:54 PM
Today I had some good luck. The days are now warmer into the high 80's since I began tackling
the drip tubing on this project. Today I had occasion to gather up some drip tubing lines that
were cut la...