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  • Posted in thread: RFI - How 2 add sink in basement on 11-29-2016 at 09:12 AM
    Frodo, thanks for the reply.Any reason why you suggest the lower cleanout vs the upper one?

  • Posted in thread: RFI - How 2 add sink in basement on 11-28-2016 at 01:12 PM
    Thank you both for the reply. If I understand correctly, I would cut the horizontal pipe to the
    left of the 'T' that the clean out port is on. Q1: Is there any videos that demonstrate this,
    that you a...

  • Posted in thread: RFI - How 2 add sink in basement on 11-28-2016 at 11:26 AM
    I want to put a utility sink in my basement. The only drain pipe is as in the attached
    photo.Can anyone point me to how they would add a drain up into that pipe?ie by adding pipe at
    end via cap, or cu...

  • Posted in thread: Help Planning security camera placement on 01-20-2016 at 07:33 AM
    That camera in the photo is kinda low; not sure why it would be done so. :rofl:In moving around
    my attic, what to you recommend to prevent falling thru the ceiling? planks of a certain size?
    how do yo...

  • Posted in thread: Help Planning security camera placement on 01-18-2016 at 01:49 PM
    I want to put up security cameras, and would like to run the wires in the attic space.In the
    front of the house is a soffit but not on the back of the house.Has anyone installed cameras on
    the soffit ...

  • Posted in thread: Advice w/ bad fence installation on 04-02-2013 at 01:35 PM
    I had a fence installed by what I believed to have been a reputable company. The allowable
    heights are pretty standard in this region, and he put it in so tall that my neighbor had a
    fit.He lowered th...

  • Posted in thread: Wrought Iron repair? on 07-02-2008 at 08:38 AM
    I have an iron support that holds up one side of a porch overhang. It has two 1" square rods,
    connected with "S" shaped curly pieces of flat iron, typical of w/i fences. Where one of the 1"
    rods meets...

  • Posted in thread: Sinking Sprinkler heads - HELP! on 06-20-2007 at 02:43 PM
    I have an inground sprinkler system. over the past few years it has come to pass that the heads
    are getting lower and lower in the ground, and keeping them clear getting to be more
    work.anyone offer a...

  • Posted in thread: mosquito problem on 06-20-2007 at 02:40 PM
    Mosquitos can be effectivly dealt with in the following ways:get rid of any stnding water. even
    a cup can be home to hundres. if you have small areas of water, mosquito dunks work very well.
    They have...

  • Posted in thread: Rainwater Collectors on 05-04-2007 at 03:26 PM
    Illegal to capture your own rainwater? I can see needing a permit to dig a well, but that takes
    the cake. I guess I'll stay here in the east where we can do what we want - they just tax the
    heck out o...