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Last Activity:05-19-2006 5:14 PM
Posted in thread: New foundation, old house on 05-19-2006 at 05:13 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 05:00 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,
Posted in thread: Insulating Basement Walls??? on 05-19-2006 at 04:53 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 03:24 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 05:44 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 03:40 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 03:33 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 03:29 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 03:23 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
Posted in thread: Need Help With Insulating Ceiling Of Enclosed Porch on 05-17-2006 at 08:02 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'...