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Posted in thread: Help with live-in fixer upper on 03-06-2014 at 11:12 PM
Don't forget to use the search box on this site frequently. You can find old posts that cover
just about anything you can imagine.
Posted in thread: sagging ceiling on 03-06-2014 at 02:44 PM
It'll be a couple weeks before I tear off the drywall (or at least poke my head in). Probably
won't decide till then. I will def report back with updated info, board dimensions, etc. In the
Posted in thread: sagging ceiling on 03-06-2014 at 02:37 PM
Thanks, Bud. I will dig into that info. I'm not much of a math guy, but if I scratch my head
enough, some stuff seeps through.:o
Posted in thread: sagging ceiling on 03-05-2014 at 04:27 PM
Posted in thread: sagging ceiling on 03-04-2014 at 05:18 PM
I'm enjoying the education I'm getting from both of you guys, and I appreciate it. But let's
pull back for a minute. The load is already there, supported by the rafters and the split
joists. Aside fro...
Posted in thread: sagging ceiling on 03-03-2014 at 10:45 PM
Hmmm, are you saying that the kingpost truss would be parallel to the ridge and support the
joists like a beam? Or are you saying that the truss would run parallel to the rafters? If so,
how many are ...
Posted in thread: lawn care on 03-03-2014 at 10:06 PM
Hey Tim, please explain more about using vinegar; sounds interesting.
Posted in thread: Thin lawn with crabgrass. on 03-03-2014 at 10:03 PM
I'm not sure i have anything to add here that is new, but I had to read the thread because here
in northern NJ, i haven't seen my grass for weeks. We still have close to a foot of snow on the
Posted in thread: Automated motorized window blinds - help! on 03-03-2014 at 05:21 PM
The motor and other mechanical parts are the least of it. The hardware that came with it might
be adequate. What you are really after is a sophisticated interface. •An optical sensor
to detect v...
Posted in thread: sagging ceiling on 03-03-2014 at 12:08 AM
Hey nealtw, thanks for the link to the article. It really helped me get an idea of the
process.And just to keep the facts straight the room is approx. 24'x12'.