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Posted in thread: Custom Door Dimensions on 02-12-2015 at 06:41 AM
I just thought of one more question.Does anyone know about that block of wood in the bore
locations within the steel door. I believe it is used for reinforcement.If I get someone to
order an unbored d...
Posted in thread: Custom Door Dimensions on 02-12-2015 at 06:35 AM
Yes, changing the framing is out of the question. This is for a basement entrance with a steel
lintel above and a concrete riser on the bottom which is about 4 inches above the outside
grade.I was thi...
Posted in thread: Custom Door Dimensions on 02-11-2015 at 12:20 PM
Hi guys,I need to install a door in a rough opening of 39" wide X 77.75" high. Standard
pre-hung doors require an 82" rough opening.Ordering a door with custom dimensions is absurdly
expensive so I wa...
Posted in thread: Cold weather concrete placing on 01-31-2015 at 07:07 AM
The concrete gives off heat during the curing process too which helps it stay warm in the short
term.We recently poured a concrete retaining wall. The contractors built a temporary enclosure
Posted in thread: Step Lights on 01-23-2015 at 05:59 AM
Thanks again guys!We placed the boxes last night by drilling one hole through the form from the
stair side in to the concrete side where one of the nails to hold the box would be. Then we
Posted in thread: Step Lights on 01-22-2015 at 10:26 AM
The engineer showed some general information about the steps, but not the exact rise and tread.
He left that for the contractor to figure out on site which he will have no problem doing. It
Posted in thread: Step Lights on 01-22-2015 at 09:24 AM
So once the first box is located all I have to do is measure horizontally twice the tread
because they are going on every other step and twice the rise to find the location of the next
box. Is that ri...
Posted in thread: Step Lights on 01-22-2015 at 08:54 AM
Ok, let me clarify a little. The drawings were done by an engineer, but the lights were not
included. They are a last minute idea I had. I have a contractor doing most of the work and
they are doing a...
Posted in thread: Step Lights on 01-22-2015 at 07:16 AM
Yes, the stairs will run along the side of the house.I'm having difficulty figuring out how I'm
going to draw the stairs on the inside of the forms. The forms are 4' X 8' and they are being
Posted in thread: Step Light Design and Placement on 01-22-2015 at 07:00 AM
These lights are low voltage LEDs only the input is 120V but thre is a driver in each housing
for that particular light as opposed the to the DEKOR lights which have one driver for a series