Last Activity:11-25-2013 9:09 AM
Posted in thread: How to add ground to old home on 11-22-2013 at 12:09 PM
Greetings all!My daughter has a home built in 1952 located in Santa Barbara county, CA. The
previous owners have been in the walls and I can see romex and new 3-slot receptacles but no
grounds were ev...
Posted in thread: Options for gas dryer vent on patio on 03-27-2011 at 10:19 AM
this is on the exterior stucco rear wall of the house and sits on a concrete slab patio with a
mostly open roof with those corrugated fiberglass panels. No sides or front enclosure at all.
Posted in thread: Options for gas dryer vent on patio on 03-27-2011 at 09:51 AM
Hi all,My daugher and SIL are buying a house and the washer, gas dryer and water heater are
ouside o the patio. Seems to be the norm there although not my preference. Previous owner just
let the drive...
Posted in thread: Tub removal/replacement Q on 05-06-2010 at 08:21 AM
Thanks majakdragon. Exactly what I was fearing. So I guess I have two options. Leave the tub
and maybe some day have it refinished (not my preference. Or the end wall (back?) is the closet
in a bedroo...
Posted in thread: Tub removal/replacement Q on 05-06-2010 at 07:13 AM
Tub is 20yrs old porcelain over steel. 60x29by18. Doorway with stops is 27. I can get to the
underside if needed via the crawl space to disconnect the drain etc. So if I understand
correctly by Inspec...
Posted in thread: Tub removal/replacement Q on 05-05-2010 at 09:54 PM
Ok assuming I did this correctly there should be pic here. This is looking in to the tub area
from the vanity section. Once I pull down the tile and drywall, will the tub be able to tip up
on end to s...
Posted in thread: Tub removal/replacement Q on 05-05-2010 at 12:12 PM
Hi all,Eventually I will be gutting my hall bath. It's baically a 10x10 room divided into to
5x5's. First has just the vanity and the second with a regular door has a standard tub and
toilet. I get th...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Cabinet Interior Painting on 02-09-2010 at 12:41 PM
Thanks Nestor! I'll check with my BM dealer for that paint. Maybe I could spray them the first
round and then come back with a roller and add a 2nd coat to just the shelves to get an extra
level of th...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Cabinet Interior Painting on 02-08-2010 at 03:15 PM
Hi all,I'm slowly planning a kitchen facelift and will most likely get new doors & drawer
fronts and refinish the cases. I've done various refinishing projects so I'm comfortable with
that task. I'd l...
Posted in thread: Bathtub replacment questions on 02-17-2009 at 05:16 PM
Thanks majakdragon. It's a plain ol' steel/porcelein tub. The 2x4's only go around the
permiter, nothing across the middle etc. Beats me. Randy