Last Activity:07-19-2015 9:21 AM
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Posted in thread: Getting Ready to Rebuild Our Lanai Roof on 07-19-2015 at 02:56 AM
OK, We have a catchment system with a 10k gallon tank to supply our domestic water.I am ready
to install a set of filter screens on out roof gutter downspouts to stop leaf litter and other
Posted in thread: Installing a Water Heater Timer on 05-13-2015 at 09:47 AM
Where did you leave your water on overnight that it didn't register with you? You probably
spent more on wasted water than just the electric used to run the heated water down the drain.I
Posted in thread: Installing a Water Heater Timer on 05-13-2015 at 03:47 AM
I always prefer stranded because it easier to work with (in my opinion ). Although Marrying
solid and stranded under a wire nut can be tricky. If you want you can run to Romex (which is
solid core ) i...
Posted in thread: Installing a Water Heater Timer on 05-12-2015 at 04:02 PM
We have recently had a solar PV system installed.That has made me very conscious of our usage.I
have been tracking our usage and production since the installation.Add to that the fact that my
Posted in thread: Counter top tile repair ... on 01-21-2015 at 12:21 AM
OK, I've, got the new tiles set.The plywood was not as stiff as the underlayment board. So, I
glued and screwed a board overlapping the joint on the LH side with the RH side over and
screwed into the ...
Posted in thread: Counter top tile repair ... on 01-18-2015 at 12:53 PM
Thanks guys for your input.The present tile installation has been in use for about 8 years. The
tile installation has been good. The problem is with the grout. They grouted between the
countertop and ...
Posted in thread: Counter top tile repair ... on 01-17-2015 at 01:15 PM
I am in the midst of a kitchen counter top replacement of granite tiles in the vicinity of the
sink. I've removed the 4 [2 on each side] adjacent 12"X12" tiles and the smaller front and back
Posted in thread: What's your Temp? on 11-19-2014 at 12:07 PM
8am: 79°F - air is calm - mostly cloudy - ground is wet from nightly showers - typical winter
morning. Clouds should begin burning off soon.Hey, Welcome aboard... how's your Lava shovel
workin theses ...
Posted in thread: What's your Temp? on 11-18-2014 at 03:57 PM
87°F @ noon - partly cloudy with sporadic rain showers - light trade winds blowing keeping it
comfortable.get a couple of goats, you do not need a mower..when hungry.eat one of themThen,
I'd have a he...
Posted in thread: What's your Temp? on 11-17-2014 at 10:37 PM
The way this planet is messing with the weather, don't be too sure!I lived in Alaska for over
30 years.My mantra was:"I will never own a lawn mower or a snow shovel."I still do not own a
snow shovel a...