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Posted in thread: Expansion Joint Filler on 08-29-2010 at 08:07 PM
I'm just using 'caulk' generically to be the tube dispensed goo of your choice. There another
whole thread-worth of debate on which goo folks 'should be using'. Most homeowners will
probably be using ...
Posted in thread: Expansion Joint Filler on 08-23-2010 at 09:40 PM
Most expansion joints in the Houston area WERE 1x4 redwood, pressure treated, or perhaps cedar.
Anything 7-10 years old is pretty much GONE. The filler pictured above replaces 1x4; does not
need a saw...
Posted in thread: Ripping off a wall... worried about dust on 08-23-2010 at 09:23 PM
Do yourself a favor if you plan on doing significant amounts of remodeling (a full day or more
of dusty activity like plaster demo or drywall) - get an inexpensive respirator (McMaster Carr
Supply, < ...
Posted in thread: Expansion Joint Filler on 08-17-2010 at 11:02 AM
You won't see these used by many folks yet, as they are new. Here is one, installed. It sits
flush or below the slab surface, and won't affect slab expansion or contraction. It should be
Posted in thread: Expansion Joint Filler on 08-16-2010 at 08:51 PM
There are some new expansion joint fillers on the market now in the Houston area - faster,
cheaper, and way better looking for a DIY install, as almost no skill is involved. These
fillers are made of ...