Last Activity:08-27-2014 10:28 AM
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Posted in thread: Fun, Easy Patio Project: Would Like Input on 08-28-2014 at 08:41 AM
@bud: Custom-wrought tree sculptures! That's quite the idea you have there... not bad, either,
but something tells me, I may need to take out a line of credit from the bank for those babies
:D What wo...
Posted in thread: Fun, Easy Patio Project: Would Like Input on 08-27-2014 at 09:27 AM
Nothing wrong with brainstorming... it leads to better ideas!We're both tree huggers at heart,
so I'm not sure how I feel about mounting anything to a tree or causing any potential damage to
Posted in thread: Fun, Easy Patio Project: Would Like Input on 08-27-2014 at 09:00 AM
This was the original idea, BTW. While it definitely eases the tension between poles, it
apparently increases the tension between spouses :) She likes her view of the backyard and
doesn't quite see th...
Posted in thread: Fun, Easy Patio Project: Would Like Input on 08-27-2014 at 08:56 AM
I like your photoshop work here. made me look twiceThanks, I'm a graphic designer by trade, so
it helps to be able to mock things up. Helps the wife visualize things and gives her less to
Posted in thread: Fun, Easy Patio Project: Would Like Input on 08-27-2014 at 08:50 AM
@bud, Funny you mention that... we're in PA and the original owner of our home toured Falling
Water and was inspired by it when he built this back in '46. I'm assuming the patio was built
Posted in thread: Fun, Easy Patio Project: Would Like Input on 08-26-2014 at 09:10 AM
Hi All,I've got a fun little patio project that shouldn't be too hard to execute. Please see
attached images.As you can see, our patio is raised up about 3' and built of stone and slate.I
want to visu...
Posted in thread: Anderson-Style windows won't close on 07-11-2014 at 02:42 PM
Good idea. I'm sure there's some binding along the bottom edge, simply due to the window
sagging on the hinge after all this time?
Posted in thread: Anderson-Style windows won't close on 07-11-2014 at 09:53 AM
Thanks, CMV! I figured that was the answer, guess I just thought it would only pull out again
in time. Do you think it would be wise/helpful to add some construction adhesive behind the
Posted in thread: Anderson-Style windows won't close on 07-11-2014 at 09:29 AM
Hi Everyone,I have Anderson-style crank windows in my house, I would guess they were installed
about 20 years ago, since I've been in the house for 11.As you can see in the pictures, the
Posted in thread: Oil heater tripping/banging on 10-27-2011 at 08:50 AM
Usually what I do is get them to look it over and give me diagnosis. If it's something I can
handle myself, I'll order the parts and fix it. If their price is reasonable, I just pay them
to do it. You...