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  • Posted in thread: New foundation, old house on 05-19-2006 at 04:13 PM
    Well, its been long enough... I have overstayed my time...Nice to see and get to know you
    all...Have a Great Life! And, stay Faithful to the LORD...chowJesse

  • Posted in thread: Rogue fence post repair options on 05-19-2006 at 04:00 PM
    When you cut the treated lumber, it seems to have a tendency to warp and bow and cup and do all
    sorts of twisted things, unless you seal the edges. I did this to my deck/porch. I sealed one,
    (really b...

  • Posted in thread: Insulating Basement Walls??? on 05-19-2006 at 03:53 PM
    Ok, first off, you make your sill plate (bottom of your wall), out of treated lumber. Then use
    regular pine for the uprights. Now, keep the wood approximately 1/2 inch from the wall, (unless
    you use t...

  • Posted in thread: Framing water damage on 05-19-2006 at 02:24 PM
    You can add the studs right next to the ones that is rotted, but, take the rotted ones out,
    once you DO put the new ones in. (If not the rot will spread to the good wood and you will be
    in the same bo...

  • Posted in thread: talking tools on 05-19-2006 at 04:44 AM
    Well, in my 'younger years' I used to buy Black&Decker tools, and kept replacing them faster
    than I changed my socks! And Sears 'home tools' (cant tell you how many circular saws, jig saws
    and other h...

  • Posted in thread: Need good 2 story shed/play house design on 05-18-2006 at 02:40 PM
    You got REALLY NICE KIDS THERE!! LOL!!! Hmmm maybe they can teach my kids to be so generous,
    eh? When your ready to put them up for adoption, keep me in mind ;) LOL!!Now, about the
    Wife..... hmmmmm We...

  • Posted in thread: Ceiling fan hummmmm.... on 05-18-2006 at 02:33 PM
    I have the same problem...Like a 60 cycle hum... My problem is, I didnt use a wire nut, nor,
    solder the wires, (to me its the best connection, but my girl busted my cold-heat the first day
    I used it.....

  • Posted in thread: Wood stove stained my shingles #$@!! on 05-18-2006 at 02:29 PM
    Hmmm I'm wondering if waterless hand cleaner will work? GO-JO or something like that... Take a
    scrub brush, and a liberal amount on it, then scrub the area and wash off with some water from
    a large sp...

  • Posted in thread: An attempt at drawing on 05-18-2006 at 02:23 PM
    I think it looks great! Shows real progress and talent! Keep up the good work... You may be in
    one of them artist fairs some day...Now, ya gotta try your hand at painting...and make some BIG
    BUCKS :)J...

  • Posted in thread: Need Help With Insulating Ceiling Of Enclosed Porch on 05-17-2006 at 07:02 PM
    Since you have the walls off, upgrade the electrical works. Hmmm windows and glass sliding
    door? Can you eliminate some of these?I had 6 windows in our "Sun room", took out 5 of them and
    have an 8X12'...