Last Activity:01-28-2011 1:00 PM
Posted in thread: Metallic smell from shower on 01-25-2011 at 11:46 AM
My wife has the same type of nose. Your wife and mine may come from the same pack!:)You didn't
mention whether or not you had a water softener. I'm assuming you do not. The softener will
take most of ...
Posted in thread: New siding on cinder block walls? on 01-25-2011 at 11:26 AM
Good info! Luckily I'm a experienced DYI'er. The wife and I have built 3, 2000 SF+ homes from
the ground up in the last 30 years, only contracting concrete work and drywall finish. I have
renovated 3 ...
Posted in thread: New siding on cinder block walls? on 01-24-2011 at 06:04 AM
Found the pictures....As my kids would day.....Duuhh.It looks great. You have me excited now.
Posted in thread: Can't get the drain out of an old cast iron tub on 01-24-2011 at 05:55 AM
The tool I bought is very much like the Ridgid tool shown, only with a nut on top to put a
wrench on.I tried a pipe on my wrench to extend my leverage. Won't budge! I'm afraid to try
Posted in thread: New siding on cinder block walls? on 01-24-2011 at 05:47 AM
Thanks! Do you screw into the block or the mortar?I'm new to this forum. How can I access your
Posted in thread: New siding on cinder block walls? on 01-21-2011 at 11:40 AM
I have a 1950's cement block wall house I am remodeling. Someday I would like to replace the
windows and maybe install vinyl siding with a foam insulation since there is none in the
Posted in thread: Can't get the drain out of an old cast iron tub on 01-21-2011 at 11:31 AM
I'm trying to get a leaking drain out of a cast iron tub to re-seal it. I saw the thread posted
here a while back on how to remove it, but mine apparently is not the same kind. There is
Posted in thread: Picking a Sawzall??? on 01-21-2011 at 11:19 AM
I have had the same Craftsman reciprocating saw for at least 10 years now. I'm currently using
it for cutting cast iron drain pipes from an old house. It's still working like the day I got
it. To be h...
Posted in thread: replacing cast iron drain pipe on 01-12-2011 at 05:47 AM
Nice! That will do the jobe very nicely!Thank you very much!
Posted in thread: replacing cast iron drain pipe on 01-11-2011 at 05:49 AM
Thanks. Good Idea to leave the straps in place!