Last Activity:12-01-2010 4:25 PM
Posted in thread: new ceiling on 12-01-2010 at 04:25 PM
since my first posting I've found out that I'm expected to finish the drywall also. Fun huh?
Anyway, I have done small jobs but nothing this large. I'm not sure where to start the
finishing. I'm guess...
Posted in thread: replacing stapled ceiling with dry wall on 12-01-2010 at 04:21 PM
thanks for the reply. I don't want to start two threads pertaining to the same subject so I'll
deferr you to the thread above about ceilings.
Posted in thread: new ceiling on 12-01-2010 at 04:05 PM
I'm replacing the stapled up ceiling in the basement with drywall. I want to sound proof it
from upstairs because this will be a theater room. What should I use to do this that will also
Posted in thread: replacing stapled ceiling with dry wall on 11-14-2010 at 11:13 AM
I was advised to leave the furring strips that are nailed to the floor joists up. I don't want
to nail dry wall to them. Am I wrong. They are perpendicular to the joists and only 1 1/4"
anyway. Thats ...
Posted in thread: Leaking commode -underside of tank on 01-16-2009 at 01:53 PM
Can you buy that part by itself or only in a repair kit? I don't remember seeing them. I would
recommend turning off the supply and flushing the tank because if you take the supply line off,
Posted in thread: Septic tank options on 01-16-2009 at 01:44 PM
OK. I'll set that up. Thanks to all who responded.
Posted in thread: Septic tank options on 01-16-2009 at 10:04 AM
Thanks for the advice. My tank is concrete. I have four lines leaving the distribution box. I
live in the country and have room to extend the lines but the phone company ran new wire and it
is near th...
Posted in thread: Septic tank options on 01-15-2009 at 09:47 AM
If this is the wrong forum just direct me to the correct one. I would like to get some info on
one's options concerning my system. This will sound like a lie but I moved into this home,
which I had bu...
Posted in thread: sink question on 01-15-2009 at 09:27 AM
I have a Kohler double porcelin white sink. Over the years, as careful as we can be, it still
has acquired those little gray marks from pans. Is there a product to remove them? I tried the
stuff we us...
Posted in thread: Application of sealant in winter... on 01-15-2009 at 09:11 AM
I have a friend who's a plumber in Ohio. I visited him on the job once in mid winter and it was
very cold. He was gluing up joints of PVC in the extreme cold. He had taken a cheap plastic
tarp, you kn...