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Posted in thread: any kitchen faucet brands to avoid? on 10-28-2009 at 08:39 AM
We've had Glacier Bay faucets in our bathroom sink for five years. Never an issue.We paid good
money for a very nice kitchen set (Peerless/Delta) about 10 years ago. Trouble within the first
year and ...
Posted in thread: Black and Decker on 10-28-2009 at 08:19 AM
And, you can probably find a replacement B&D battery at your neighborhood Wal-Mart. (I did for
my B&D drill.) I use my 9.6-volt cordless all the time, though I am eyeing something that packs
more of a...
Posted in thread: Order of work? on 10-28-2009 at 07:55 AM
I'd get the electrical done before anything else. You wouldn't want someone tearing up your
just painted walls to get access to wiring. Likewise for the floor.Not to mention that
electrical is a safet...
Posted in thread: Removing simulated bricks from backsplash on 10-28-2009 at 07:48 AM
I'd try a masonry chisel and hammer to see if you can't get a few pried loose to give you some
leverage. Then I'd try using a prybar.If you get a few out of the way, you might be able to cut
some of t...
Posted in thread: Stripping Wallpaper on 10-07-2009 at 01:01 PM
Have had good luck with DIF gel spray and a putty knife.
Posted in thread: Wallpaper? on 10-07-2009 at 12:58 PM
I have had really good luck with DIF gel spray remover by Zinsser. Even layers of stubborn
wallpaper are coming off! You can get this is just about any store. I think we picked it up at