Last Activity:05-15-2012 7:31 PM
Posted in thread: two small floor joist on 02-29-2012 at 06:11 PM
The glue is a great idea. I plan on using a couple of jacks to ease the joists back level or as
far as I can without additional damage. The plumbing will be dropped below the joist. I'm
waiting on my ...
Posted in thread: two small floor joist on 02-29-2012 at 05:10 PM
I have a 1200 sq foot ranch with a full basement built in 1957. The floor joist are 2 x 8
dimensional lumber and they span 12 ' 8". In the center of the house about six in a roll have
had failures. On...
Posted in thread: main panel clearance on 02-02-2012 at 08:43 AM
Thank you for the info Stuart
Posted in thread: main panel clearance on 01-31-2012 at 06:50 PM
Anyone have the latest NEC requirement for access clearance around the panel ?Stuart louisville
Posted in thread: breaker in the panelposition on 04-10-2010 at 11:08 AM
When did the nec begin to require 240 breakers be located in the top of the panel with the 110
at the bottom. I assume its to place the larger amp breakers nearer the power "in" cables.
Posted in thread: Removing drain assembly in shower stall on 03-04-2010 at 10:30 AM
Many of these pvc shower drains come with some type of key to screw it together. By key I mean
a piece of metal that fits in a slot or between protrusions within the drain that you then use
Posted in thread: improper whirlpool tub install on 03-03-2010 at 08:06 PM
I'm trying to repair the seam between a whirlpool tube and the cultured marble wall. I think
the floor joist under the tub were not spaced correctly for a large fiberglass whirlpool tub.
I'm guessing ...
Posted in thread: frozen water lines in outside wall on 01-08-2010 at 05:19 PM
is putting supply lines in an outside wall against plumbing code or just poor common sense.
Have a condo with water lines in an outside wall but within the attic space on the 1st floor
condo. They are...
Posted in thread: Anyone experienced in Florida homes ? on 09-10-2009 at 09:09 AM
I'm wondering what can of worms are opened in stripping the drywall out of a house in Sarasota
county florida. Specifically at what point you open yourself up to building code upgrades. I
know the cur...
Posted in thread: how many brick courses in a day on 09-02-2009 at 08:10 AM
I looked at a 5 year old home that had vinyl windows and could see where the bottom of the
window was bowed or bucked from the crush of the brick. How many rows of brick can be layed
before you have t...