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Posted in thread: Underground Conduit on 04-20-2015 at 09:41 AM
This method makes it all so easy! It took me about five minutes to make a hole underground 8
feet long and then another five minutes to get the conduit through.The only trouble I had was
when the hose...
Posted in thread: Underground Conduit on 04-12-2015 at 10:19 PM
I never thought about using water. I'll play around with it this weekend see what happens. It's
a good idea.
Posted in thread: Underground Conduit on 04-12-2015 at 01:42 PM
Thanks Neal! There are some really smart people out there.
Posted in thread: Underground Conduit on 04-12-2015 at 10:10 AM
Hi Everyone,Does anybody know how to get a 1 1/4" PVC conduit about 2 or 3' underground under a
large bush?I've tried hammering it through but I got about 2 feet through and then it got
Posted in thread: Custom Door Dimensions on 02-12-2015 at 05:41 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 05:35 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 11:20 AM
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 06:07 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 04:59 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 09:26 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