Last Activity:03-03-2012 7:38 AM
Posted in thread: Foil backed drywall and vapor barrier on 03-02-2012 at 10:27 PM
I'm working on my kitchen and I removed some drywall. My drywall is foil backed and I'm not
able to find any locally. How do I seal a poly vapor barrier to the existing drywall. Removing
the entire wa...
Posted in thread: Adding outdoor lights to a brick wall on 06-07-2010 at 10:09 AM
We have brick facades on both sides of our garage and I'd like to add lights to both sides. Do
I have to cut holes in the brick to hold junction boxes? Thanks.
Posted in thread: Sump pump question on 01-28-2007 at 07:29 AM
It would probably be a straight shot between the floor joists to the back of the house. No more
bends than there currently are. Just about 30 feet of horizontal pipe added.I already have a
Posted in thread: Sump pump question on 01-27-2007 at 10:11 AM
I have a sump pump in my basement and it works fine, but it dumps out in the lowest spot in my
yard and I suspect a lot of the water getting pumped out is coming right back in. Is the any
reason I sho...
Posted in thread: Mounting Celing Fan to a Box Beam on 08-31-2006 at 02:13 PM
So, I have to cut a 4" hole in the beam to mount the junction box? I was hoping to avoid this,
but I want to do it right.The beam is 10" deep. Do they make boxes that long? Or will I have to
nail a pi...
Posted in thread: Mounting Celing Fan to a Box Beam on 08-31-2006 at 10:44 AM
I want to put a ceiling fan in the our bedroom. It has a hollow beam running across the center
made up of 1x12's and a 1x6. Do I have to do anything special to attach the fan to this
beam.Can I just r...