- Posts 6
Last Activity:02-13-2009 1:04 AM
Posted in thread: Tear down, remodel, leave it alone? on 02-13-2009 at 01:02 AM
Along with what glennjanie said get at least 3 contractors to give you bids on the project.
Posted in thread: Need Guidance in Complete Home Renovations on 02-13-2009 at 12:58 AM
You might also check with the city inspector. If it has been empty for some time they may want
to check the electrical and plumbing first.
Posted in thread: Remodeling home...consult architect or interior designer first? on 02-13-2009 at 12:53 AM
You should get a general idea of what you want by answering some questions about your project.
How much money will you want to spend, what are you trying to achieve (more counter space, more
Posted in thread: Tipping workers? on 02-13-2009 at 12:47 AM
If the guy is waiting on more money, he should have charged you more. Maybe if he did grfeat
work, he would like to get a written reference from you. If he is just getting started, this
would be worth...
Posted in thread: Outdoor security lighting (dawn-to-dusk fixture) on 02-13-2009 at 12:40 AM
Assuming that you have power to the fixture and you cover the sensor and still no light, check
to see if you have corrosion in the fixture. If the screws are rusty and everything looks
corroded, it is...
Posted in thread: Cutting holes in laminate countertop on 02-13-2009 at 12:24 AM
Like warden said, once you have located the position of the opening, drill holes in the
corners. You can use regular masking to cut down the chatter of the saw blade. Also use a fine
tooth blade in yo...