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Posted in thread: Recent fixer-upper home purchase. on 11-15-2013 at 11:10 AM
Wow, I am overwhelmed just reading all of that. We just bought a new house this past summer and
there was LOTS of work to do but nothing like that. You are in the right place. Good look with
Posted in thread: Recent fixer-upper home purchase. on 10-03-2013 at 10:25 AM
and probably have never seen a B/W TV either!Are you referring to tle older Zenith, or
Magnavox? :D Sure i've seen them, I have even owned a few of them. I also remember having only
three television s...
Posted in thread: Recent fixer-upper home purchase. on 10-02-2013 at 10:33 AM
Wow! Good thing you're young and ambitious.Young? I appreciate the compliment.:D I am a 47 yo
grand-pa, and yes, my knees an my back do ache. Ambitious? yeah, but I have some great ideas on
how I want...
Posted in thread: Add a room to a garage for officestudio on 09-13-2013 at 10:13 AM
I agree with nealtw, you may not have any insulation in the garage walls or attic. This is
something that you may want to consider if you are planning on heating it up. Also to note, you
may have to r...
Posted in thread: Recent fixer-upper home purchase. on 09-13-2013 at 09:57 AM
Hello all. I haven't been on here for quite some time, there's just not enough time in the day
to be every where at one time. :)My soon-to-be-fiance and I have recently purchased a home that
needs a l...
Posted in thread: Introduction on 09-13-2013 at 09:08 AM
Hello! I haven't been on for quite some time, but I'm looking forward to seeing what you have
Posted in thread: How do I prevent this from happening again? on 11-12-2010 at 10:14 AM
...including the self-adhering underlayment...The self adhering underlayment that DrHicks is
referring to is an ice-and-water shield. Tamko, Grace and Carlisle are good brands. They cost
Posted in thread: siding material question on 11-08-2010 at 09:59 AM
No problem. Good luck on your search. Typically, if you ask any lumber retailer, they should be
able to bring it in for you.:) If they do not, then they probably don't want your money.:(
Posted in thread: How do I prevent this from happening again? on 11-04-2010 at 10:05 AM
No doubt you are in a position of shingle failure. massive granular loss can result from
several factors. How many layers of shingles are on the roof? How old is the roof? What type of
intake and exha...
Posted in thread: installing shutters on 11-04-2010 at 09:58 AM
I have been told that it is "best" to install any plastic product within the mediam temperature
range of your area due to the expansion and contraction characteristics of the material. As