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Posted in thread: Newel post placement on 01-21-2017 at 03:50 PM
Thanks Gary. I might go that route if I can't find a less complicated alternative. Bud, my knee
wall is 2 1/4" thick, would you cut the post to fit around the knee wall in some fashion?
Posted in thread: Ideas for transition on 01-21-2017 at 01:29 PM
it's 3/8" thick
Posted in thread: Newel post placement on 01-20-2017 at 08:16 PM
Cutting it is a good idea because it will also provide more room on the landing. How would you
get a plumb even cut?
Posted in thread: Newel post placement on 01-20-2017 at 07:36 PM
Getting ready to install a handrail but was wondering if anyone had any suggestions as to where
to place the newel post.Would you place it in front of the knee wall or notch it out about 1/2
way to fi...
Posted in thread: Ideas for transition on 01-20-2017 at 02:17 PM
It's about a 12 foot run so I'll have to make my own threshold out of some 4" wide and less
than a half inch thick board. Thanks for the replies and advice!
Posted in thread: Ideas for transition on 01-19-2017 at 02:10 PM
I like the biscuit idea but there's not enough meat on the tread. Could you please explain the
pins in a slot idea?I left room for expansion but the ends of the floor boards are under the
Posted in thread: Ideas for transition on 01-16-2017 at 06:05 PM
Neal, are you saying to nail thru the floorboard ends into the transition at a steep angle?
Posted in thread: Ideas for transition on 01-15-2017 at 01:50 PM
I cut my floating floor boards to sit flush and level against the transition piece between my
first floor and basement steps. What i'm noticing is that about 3-4 boards are lifted slightly,
Posted in thread: Fishing cable behind wall? on 01-14-2017 at 05:36 PM
It's a common, inside wall. i'm drilling at a slight angle.
Posted in thread: Fishing cable behind wall? on 01-14-2017 at 01:37 PM
I thought the same thing, that I was drilling directly thru a joist so I moved over several