Last Activity:02-16-2012 7:15 PM
Posted in thread: about to begin room addition on 11-27-2012 at 03:03 PM
We're about to break ground on a room addition off the back of the house and I've got one
"small" detail to figure beforehand. It will be a 16x12 room with a concrete patio on 3 sides.
8' on the west,...
Posted in thread: exterior 1x4 trim on 02-18-2011 at 08:27 AM
Applying reguler pine trim on the outside of a home that's just painted is going to rot out in
time.We just removed every piece of Kiln Dryed Yellow pine off of a home that was painted on
all side wit...
Posted in thread: Pergo question on 02-17-2011 at 04:50 PM
The Mcs, Why do you say....?:confused:Because he asked if the laminate should go under or
around the cabinets. Do you think it should go under? That would be something new for me.You're
Posted in thread: exterior 1x4 trim on 02-17-2011 at 03:57 PM
Thanks again. I'll plan on removing anything not adhered well.Climate here is all over the
place. Last week was close to 0, today it's about 80. The summers get up to 110-115 some years.
I didn't know...
Posted in thread: exterior 1x4 trim on 02-17-2011 at 10:38 AM
Thanks Richard. I'll have to look when I get home at which DAP it was. I know I've got some 230
on my shelf but don't think that's what was used for the bulk of the project. Can I go over the
Posted in thread: Driveway Resurfacing on 02-17-2011 at 10:33 AM
From what I can tell in the pictures, only the current overlay has failed, not the driveway
itself. Given that only the overlay needs to be removed at which time the driveway can be
assessed. Another ...
Posted in thread: Driveway Resurfacing on 02-16-2011 at 12:19 PM
Just thought of a couple more things to help out;If you're driveway underneath moves (cracks),
the epoxy stone will crack with it given enough movement. From what I can see this shouldn't be
Posted in thread: Driveway Resurfacing on 02-16-2011 at 12:11 PM
if we removed the skim coat and repoured a new layer would this not also need maintenance as
well? Hence, it was not maintained before I purchased the house and possible the reason that it
is in such ...
Posted in thread: Driveway Resurfacing on 02-16-2011 at 11:18 AM
Looks like we posted at the same time. Let me know if you have an questions on the spoxy stone,
as I said I've got a lot of experience with it. I quit installing it a few years ago but still
Posted in thread: Driveway Resurfacing on 02-16-2011 at 11:16 AM
Your overlay is cracking (obviously) and failing. I don't like acid stain on concrete, it
requires resealing on a regular basis (which wasn't done to yours, or it wouldn't be faded) and
the sealing ma...