Last Activity:04-12-2006 12:00 AM
Posted in thread: Best way to dry up a basement? on 03-18-2006 at 10:20 PM
I'd have to agree, you need to address the cause of the leakage before you finish the basement.
Sealing the walls will only cause more issues down the line. I spend a summer in college
working for a b...
Posted in thread: Moles on 03-15-2006 at 09:32 PM
You may also want to put down something called Nematoads. They are a natural enemy of grubs or
they somehow infect the grubs. You'll have to google it to get more info and they take some
time to affec...
Posted in thread: Insulating Exterior Walls on 03-13-2006 at 01:34 PM
Wow, how old is the townhouse? I was under the impression that insulation was required by code
in all exterior walls. Are you sure there is nothing there now?
Posted in thread: Lowe's, Home Depot and IKEA Hardwood on 03-13-2006 at 01:30 PM
I finished putting down the Ikea laminate this weekend. It was fairily easy to install but you
have to be very gentle when bringing the edges together or they will splinter and the laminate
Posted in thread: Free Stuff on 03-12-2006 at 09:53 PM
I signed up for the Lenox blade freebee a few month ago and got it in the mail last week. I
have to say it's the best utility blade I've ever used. I just pulled up the carpet in my
family room to put...
Posted in thread: Favorite/Least Favorite tools? on 03-07-2006 at 04:42 PM
glennjanie, it is a common mistake that people make, but Craftsman power tools have never had a
lifetime warranty. It is only their hand tools that have the lifetime warranty and it’s
not every ...
Posted in thread: Ridgid Miter Saw Utility Vehicle - $99 on 03-03-2006 at 12:19 PM
I've been looking for a nice portable miter saw stand for a while and I just received the Home
Depot circular for this weekend. They have the Ridgid Miter Saw Utility Vehicle on sale for
$99. I picked...
Posted in thread: Lowe's, Home Depot and IKEA Hardwood on 02-24-2006 at 03:42 PM
I just bought the Ikea $.99/sq ft stuff last weekend to put down in a house I am selling. I
would use hardwood if I was planning to stay there but since I'm putting it on the market I
don't think it m...
Posted in thread: Epoxy paint for garage floor on 02-24-2006 at 03:37 PM
I'm buying a new house with an attached 2 car garage and I was planning to seal the floor
before moving in. I've seen some DIY epoxy paint kits at the big box stores for around $100,
and I've also see...