Last Activity:07-26-2014 9:33 AM
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Posted in thread: 27" interior door? on 07-26-2014 at 07:40 AM
Forgive the basic post, but in not much on finished carpentry work. Purchased a house and I
have a unique situation and I'm seeking some assistance. In the new house, there is no door
between the mast...
Posted in thread: Insulating Pole Barn?t on 07-14-2014 at 12:21 PM
Bud, thanks for the feedback. Yes, we thought about installing a window, but opted not to do
so. We still have not ruled it out. The stairs are inset to allow for more parking space in
front of them. ...
Posted in thread: Insulating Pole Barn?t on 07-14-2014 at 05:57 AM
I just recently moved out to the country and have purchased a home with an amazing pole barn.
Inside, the wife wanted some space she could work in year round, so I built a 12' x 16'
structure which I'...
Posted in thread: Help with crack in front porch on 04-14-2014 at 07:50 AM
Not sure what to do with the crack, the clear searlers are like water so not likely going to
seal cracks. I've used both solvent based and water based, both did a good job but the solvent
based will h...
Posted in thread: Help with crack in front porch on 04-13-2014 at 09:09 AM
Here's a wider shot of the front porch for context. 6375Sent from my iPhone using Home Repair
Posted in thread: Help with crack in front porch on 04-13-2014 at 09:07 AM
63736374I have a crack which has developed in my front porch which I need to address. I'm
planning on sealing the concrete, but do I need to repair the crack first? Even if it's
something as simple as...
Posted in thread: Help with 3/4" poly pipe to 3/4" pex connection on 08-29-2013 at 10:55 AM
Thanks for you help guys. I did end up calling a plumber because it was better than me taking a
day off from work. Here's what I did learn in the process:- When you aren't sure about the pipe
you are ...
Posted in thread: Help with 3/4" poly pipe to 3/4" pex connection on 08-28-2013 at 05:42 AM
The shark bite connection seems solid. I did use thread tape on the connection. Seems like it
is dripping from both the barb and threaded connection, but it was hard to tell and it was very
Posted in thread: Help with 3/4" poly pipe to 3/4" pex connection on 08-27-2013 at 09:20 PM
He gave me a plastic piece which was threaded on one end to go into the brass fitting and was a
barb to insert into the poly supply line. It leaked. Any suggestions on the proper way to fix?
Posted in thread: Help with 3/4" poly pipe to 3/4" pex connection on 08-27-2013 at 09:18 PM
I'm having a devil of a time connecting a piece of 3/4" poly pipe - my supply line from the
meter - to 3/4" pex The guy at Home Depot told me to buy a brass fitting with a pex shark bite