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Posted in thread: Tacos, BGs & baseboard oh my on 01-15-2014 at 02:11 PM
For all time, let it be known here:A simple hammer (tap(ping)) on the illustrious BG
Flo-control solved the circulation issue. It kind of solved itself too-- I'd shut all the
isolators (3 --2 @ return...
Posted in thread: Seal plenum holes on 01-10-2014 at 04:11 PM
I can't speak to _how_ you can solve the issue -- but my first reaction to the cork tape (and
no disrespect at all) was that's way too sloppy for a professional --- and I can't imagine the
Posted in thread: Tacos, BGs & baseboard oh my on 01-10-2014 at 03:58 PM
One of my zones isn't circulating. Was fine a few days ago (zone not used constantly), been in
service for 6 years. Being somewhat ignorant I replaced the cartridge in the Taco 007. no
Posted in thread: Too Soon for a 1000 lb gas tank? on 11-12-2013 at 08:33 PM
Ahhh, but I did. Fist bump to you B'Man. I put a 3 or 4 mil sheet that's actually double (or
triple?) folded and extends beyond the forms directly on the slab. I'd done it, consciously, to
keep the ba...
Posted in thread: Too Soon for a 1000 lb gas tank? on 11-12-2013 at 03:57 PM
rather than wait for sakrete to respond a simple websearch of "pouring concrete in cold
weather" gave alot of information. I'm glad its November and not March -- the ground is still
warm. I took a pan...
Posted in thread: Too Soon for a 1000 lb gas tank? on 11-11-2013 at 08:27 PM
Hi folks, thanks for the advice. the slab is in 7 hours, could still stick my thumbin if i
wanted. Snow and rain for the morning. I used sakrete Hightstrength mix and a little left over
Posted in thread: Too Soon for a 1000 lb gas tank? on 11-10-2013 at 02:36 PM
Hiya, I messed up a bit here. I'm pouring a 4" concrete slab tomorrow (72"x54") over 4" tamped
gravel. The temperature over the next 48 hrs will vary between 32 & 55. the slab is for a
Posted in thread: whole house brown out protection on 09-08-2013 at 08:36 PM
Thanks for the ideas. A quick search leads me to think Emerson leans more toward data center
up-time. Nooutage.com does list a few "whole house" items (all over $1K).If it isn't out there,
seems like ...
Posted in thread: whole house brown out protection on 07-25-2013 at 11:32 AM
I understand surge protectors and the equivalent for a whole house. But... In another post
someone mentioned that lightning is not the same as a surge. (or its a truly massive, immediate
surge). Are t...
Posted in thread: (Re)painting Cedar siding on 07-08-2013 at 11:33 AM
Well, that's encouraging. wood is wood, prime it paint it. What I liked is there was the
mention of photo-degraded wood surfaces, so sanding is more than just the dirt and loose paint