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Posted in thread: Installing nail on french door and window on 11-23-2015 at 02:27 PM
You should be able to. I've added color to it in the past when a heavy sand finish is to be
matched, and scrubbed it out.Are you using KEYMESH or K-LATH?Yes, I will put anchor bolts on
each sides of t...
Posted in thread: Installing nail on french door and window on 11-23-2015 at 01:49 PM
I am putting two layers of flashing (one under the lip/trim of the door & other over it) and
going to caulk the area. I probably will not use a 3 step process. I have used the rapid set
brand before b...
Posted in thread: Installing nail on french door and window on 11-22-2015 at 09:41 AM
Lets say for some reasons that I have to break more stucco than suggested, can I connect the
new wire mesh to the old one by some way of twisting the edge (overlap) and using liquid nail.
Posted in thread: Installing nail on french door and window on 11-21-2015 at 10:20 PM
The tempering is the process of the chemical reaction of the cement adhering to the stucco
netting, which amounts to some shrinkage and shrinkage causes cracks.Using the old tempered
netting allows th...
Posted in thread: Installing nail on french door and window on 11-21-2015 at 09:07 PM
Thanks. "Try not to cut and remove the existing stucco netting, because it has already been
tempered, which reduces the potential for cracking of the new stucco joints"I think you meant,
"once it has ...
Posted in thread: Installing nail on french door and window on 11-21-2015 at 10:54 AM
Hello,I will be ripping out 2 windows that are 4x4 and replacing one window the same size. The
other window will be replaced by a 5 ft french door.I have install a few pre-hung doors and
also a slidin...
Posted in thread: LVL lumber on 05-13-2015 at 10:10 AM
Not too hard to find...The LVL is about 12lbs per foot, the Dug. fir is about 11lbs per foot.If
you're putting half the weight on the truck, where's the other half going?I am thinking of half
of beam ...
Posted in thread: LVL lumber on 05-12-2015 at 05:47 PM
Hello,How heavy is that compare to standard lumber? I am trying to get an idea if I can put
half of the weight on top of my roof top (truck ofcourse :D).TT
Posted in thread: Is this wall loadbearing? on 05-11-2015 at 06:01 PM
Any update on this as I am thinking of doing something similar.I will create a new post.
Posted in thread: Shingles with room addition on 05-11-2015 at 05:51 PM
Your old roof ain't exactly bright & shiny. How old is it? And maybe you could cut a deal with
these guys to do the whole roof right. Or maybe you don't want these guys to touch your roof