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DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 09-03-2008, 04:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,360
Posted By gan_nair
I couldnt do that, I get too attached to cars and...

I couldnt do that, I get too attached to cars and trucks, thats why if I have to get rid of a vehicle, I sell or trade it to family. Well really just my brother, we have fun swaping vehicles all the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 09-03-2008, 04:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,111
Posted By gan_nair
I really appreciate everyones advice, I know a...

I really appreciate everyones advice, I know a guy who is a contractor, and is fairly well with home repair, and if anything he'll definatly know someone who can come out and take a look, give some...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 09-02-2008, 03:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,111
Posted By gan_nair
It is a concrete slab. So you mean that by doing...

It is a concrete slab. So you mean that by doing what I was thinking of doing, it wont help prevent further damage. I was also going to chisel out all the broken area, and put new mason in it. Then,...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 09-01-2008, 04:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,111
Posted By gan_nair
The pics are of the back of the house, the whole...

The pics are of the back of the house, the whole backyard just dishes in from all sides straight to the house. The front yard isnt like that, and at the area that I took the pics its easy to tell...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 08-31-2008, 02:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,111
Posted By gan_nair
Hopefully these show up, what I think happened...

Hopefully these show up, what I think happened was the house finally finished settling. I remember posting about small cracks in my foundation and in between some bricks a while back, but the cracks...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-30-2008, 05:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,315
Posted By gan_nair
Like ryans442 post, thats a good one. By the way,...

Like ryans442 post, thats a good one. By the way, that 442 wouldnt happen to be in relation to an Olds 442 would it?
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-30-2008, 05:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,315
Posted By gan_nair
Of all the things Ive lost, I miss my mind the...

Of all the things Ive lost, I miss my mind the most.

Common sense isnt common in everyone.

Respect your father and always know one thing, he can always still beat your a**!!!

Its called a...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-30-2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,169
Posted By gan_nair
Not gonna vote, never have, I personally believe...

Not gonna vote, never have, I personally believe that its a waste of time. I think that the government already has their president picked before the elections even start.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 08-30-2008, 04:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,111
Posted By gan_nair
Need Help.

I dont know what is going on in the back corner of my house, but it really looks like the whole corner is sinking. There are long cracks throughout the mortar in between the brick, but its separated...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-14-2008, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,360
Posted By gan_nair
By the way, I have no piercings, I tried a tongue...

By the way, I have no piercings, I tried a tongue piercing but I have a horrible gag reflex and the metal in my mouth was making me gag constantly, so it lasted about 30 minutes. I have 8 tattoos,...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-14-2008, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,360
Posted By gan_nair
What kind of things do you like?

Im just wondering what kind of stuff you guys and gals are into here, other than the obvious.

Maybe Old Cars and Trucks?

Tattoos and piercings?

Music?

To get things started with me, just...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 08-13-2008, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 841
Posted By gan_nair
I didnt want to create another thread and I...

I didnt want to create another thread and I figured this would be the one to ask a different question in since its in the general discussion part.

Ive always been very good at design work, I dont...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-13-2008, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,267
Posted By gan_nair
I'll be ordering the switch tomorrow, as soon as...

I'll be ordering the switch tomorrow, as soon as I get it in I'll put it in. I appreciate your help.
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 08-12-2008, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,458
Posted By gan_nair
I'll try that, let you know how it worked.

I'll try that, let you know how it worked.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-12-2008, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,267
Posted By gan_nair
Guess I didnt look hard enough, that switch looks...

Guess I didnt look hard enough, that switch looks like it will work, as long as it has that ground wire too. If it doesnt though, is there a way to ground the wire coming from the ceiling fan without...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 08-12-2008, 05:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 841
Posted By gan_nair
Will do with the posting on updates and answering...

Will do with the posting on updates and answering questions where I can. When I save up enough money to do cool stuff to the house and make major repairs, my plan was to take pics and some how post...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-12-2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,267
Posted By gan_nair
Ceiling fan with 4 way switch.

The pull chain in my ceiling fan ripped out when my little nephew was boxing with the ball on the end. I know, kids are so cute. But the fan is an old Sears & Roebuck fan, I called the dealer and...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 08-12-2008, 10:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,458
Posted By gan_nair
Mold in AC system?

My Mom says that every time the AC unit kicks on, she can smell mold or an "old house" smell coming from the vents. I cant smell it though, but I guess she has a better nose than I do, plus Im...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 08-12-2008, 09:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 841
Posted By gan_nair
Thanks for the replies, just last night I went...

Thanks for the replies, just last night I went through all the channels I have and found one called DIY channel, which ofcourse deals with basically nothing but homes, alot of the shows though seem...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 08-11-2008, 05:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 841
Posted By gan_nair
New to it all.

I havent posted here in a while, the times that I did I recieved excellent answers that helped me out greatly. Other times I have learned a little from just searching and reading here and there. But...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 02-17-2008, 09:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,581
Posted By gan_nair
Pipes to bathroom sinks.

The pipes for the sinks in the bathrooms in my parents house have become so corroded that no water is able to drain. Water can come in easily though. The pipes are galvonized and I remember a while...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 02-17-2008, 04:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,534
Posted By gan_nair
Yes, also I cant believe I never thought to look...

Yes, also I cant believe I never thought to look over the fan, but I found a label on the very top of the fan with manufacturer and model number. Its a Sears & Roebuck fan, model number 292 105402, I...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 02-17-2008, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,534
Posted By gan_nair
Ceiling fan switch replacement.

I am having alot of trouble finding a replacement switch for my ceiling fan. I dont know who made it or a model number or anything, wish I did because Im sure it would help out alot. But all I know...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 08-08-2007, 07:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,109
Posted By gan_nair
I have fixed the flooding problem with the...

I have fixed the flooding problem with the suggestion of Daryl, thanks man, it worked wonderfully. It hasnt rained since I did it, but what I did was I filled up my dogs swimming pool, the ones used...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 08-08-2007, 06:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 817
Posted By gan_nair
Insects

Sorry I didnt know where else to put this, but in the past few days I have noticed more insects in and around my house. Mainly spiders, now I dont know about you guys, but I am completely petrified...
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