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Posted in thread: Thanksgiving wish on 11-25-2015 at 03:33 PM
may your Thanksgiving turkey be tender & cooked properly to avoid salmonella poisoning, may
your team(s) win even tho their franchise player(s) is under arrest for some heinous crime
Posted in thread: Seams in Limestone treads on 11-03-2015 at 04:10 AM
'brixstix' idk as we'd use the same non-sag np1,,, Is the Sika stuff the only sealant,,,,,,,,,,
' good gawda'mighty, no but that's the best you'll find in your nearest apron/vest store,,, +
the fact i...
Posted in thread: Seams in Limestone treads on 11-02-2015 at 08:02 AM
newton gets freezing temps - i'd use sika's non-sag sealant between the tread/riser AND in the
tread's jnt,,, since it doesn't have any 'grain' such as granite, its diamond sawed then sanded
Posted in thread: Help with removing these planter boxes on 10-22-2015 at 03:23 AM
we wouldn't use anything larger than sds-size bosch,,, for us, sledge no larger than 3#
striking hammer w/chisel bits,,, 4" grinder w/conc/stone diamond blade might also come in handy
but expect dust ...
Posted in thread: Dumb girl with wet (finished) basement. on 10-22-2015 at 03:16 AM
i think so, too,,, exterior work's not that common due to MUCH higher expense,,, alternative's
an interior sub-floor perimeter drainage system w/either drainage to daylight OR mechanical
Posted in thread: Dumb girl with wet (finished) basement. on 10-15-2015 at 08:55 AM
its obvious the place was never properly waterproofed NOR was the leak managed properly,,, take
up floor, take down wall, & do it right OR live w/the consequences,,, it MAY be the water's
coming UP th...
Posted in thread: Damp basement floor on 10-14-2015 at 04:40 PM
its a standard for epoxy coatings & decorative conc overlays,,, i don't recall the 'rising
damp' spec just now but most mtls will have that # on the product sheet,,, 'special' =
formulated for the pur...
Posted in thread: Dumb girl with wet (finished) basement. on 10-14-2015 at 04:37 PM
'zactly right :clap: whether open or cover'd back up w/conc, as long's the wtr reaches the pipe
in the trench & exits the home, all's fine,,, hopefully the op can use gravity drain otherwise
sump & pu...
Posted in thread: Dumb girl with wet (finished) basement. on 10-14-2015 at 05:17 AM
i didn't knock it - only that a pro wouldn't use it inside,,, hdpe waffleboard/DIMPLEboard's
primarily for exterior use to protect exterior coatings,,, unsure where you got 'sub floor over
Posted in thread: Damp basement floor on 10-13-2015 at 06:10 AM
damned if i know but the places in which we used it are still in fine shape - some jobs are