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DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 04-23-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By Rockrz
Well, I wish there was a giant rubber mat you...

Well, I wish there was a giant rubber mat you could throw over the top of the entire house!

She doesn't have any money to spend on trying to hire a roofing company to do something to fix it right...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 04-23-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 594
Posted By Rockrz
Yeah, I should probably have an entire new...

Yeah, I should probably have an entire new breaker box install with all new breakers considering the house is kinda old... this being a preventative measure and not due to having experienced any...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 04-23-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 594
Posted By Rockrz
I think these are the same way, you can get a...

I think these are the same way, you can get a standard 110 or a 220.

I may go with the 220 and hire an electrician to run a line from the fuse box thru the attic and down the wall so I can get the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 04-23-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 594
Posted By Rockrz
I can set it by the wall and the exhaust will go...

I can set it by the wall and the exhaust will go straight up, so it should not be a problem on that.

So, 120 volt is a standard wall plug right?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 04-23-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By Rockrz
Wow, I thought metal roofs were permanent and...

Wow, I thought metal roofs were permanent and they did not leak.

So it wouldn't do any good to put several coats of sealer on top, that is supposed to be somewhat flexible so it can expand?
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 04-23-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 594
Posted By Rockrz
I was looking to buy a new portable electric AC...

I was looking to buy a new portable electric AC unit that you simply plug in to power and run the exhaust hose outside so the hot air can escape.

I'm not interested in a water cooling system, but...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 04-22-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 594
Posted By Rockrz
Best Portable Room Air Conditioner???

I have a standard size two car garage that I'd like to buy a Portable Room Air Conditioner for since I sometimes spend some time out there and in the summer it gets pretty hot in the garage.

I can...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 04-22-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By Rockrz
Metal roof coating???

I know a little 'ol lady that has a fairly small house with a nice looking metal roof... but she has leaks when it rains.

I've heard of a coating you can put on metal roofs to seal them.

Any...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 12-05-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By Rockrz
CCTV for Front Door?

For safety purposes, I've had the idea of placing some sort of camera with audio capabilities (hidden) by the front door with a screen somewhere in the house. I'd like to do this wireless if...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 12-05-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By Rockrz
OK, I'll probably just go with the one on Amazon

OK, I'll probably just go with the one on Amazon
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 11-22-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By Rockrz
Which Propane Heater???

We are renting, so I don't want to install anything permanently... but I need a way to warm my garage so I can work out in it during the cold months.

And, since the house has no fireplace, I can...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 11-05-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 955
Posted By Rockrz
It's be best to call a "Leaky Squeaky" contractor...

It's be best to call a "Leaky Squeaky" contractor since it sounds like there is a leak
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 11-05-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,396
Posted By Rockrz
What is "Radon" that needs to be pulled from the...

What is "Radon" that needs to be pulled from the ground (like, from under the concrete foundation, or is this house pier and beam?) :confused:

Wuz jus curious as to whassup wit dat :)
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 11-05-2013, 08:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 572
Posted By Rockrz
I want the lights to come on and stay on all...

I want the lights to come on and stay on all night, so I wouldn't want motion sensors, and I've experienced those electronic eyes that are supposed to make the lights come on at night and they seem...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 11-04-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 572
Posted By Rockrz
Great, thanks for the links! Any idea on a...

Great, thanks for the links!

Any idea on a good source for timers?
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 11-02-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 572
Posted By Rockrz
Ideas? - Exterior Safety Lighting

OK, so I like the idea of having some lights on at night on each side of the house. Currently, I have to manually turn on one light by the front door and two lights by each back door on the back of...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 07-21-2013, 11:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,663
Posted By Rockrz
It still has a sheen floating on top after having...

It still has a sheen floating on top after having installed an on faucet Culligan filter... and the sheen is numerous colors kinda like when you see water standing in a creek that is contaminated.
...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 07-21-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,663
Posted By Rockrz
I've been able to find scientific proof that......

I've been able to find scientific proof that... local governments aren't always right, not to mention ingesting fluoride is not good for you.

I'll be looking further into what science says about...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 07-19-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,663
Posted By Rockrz
I dunno... maybe I should consider a reasonably ...

I dunno... maybe I should consider a reasonably
priced under sink solution like the one HERE...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 07-19-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,663
Posted By Rockrz
Reverse Osmosis water cooler???

OK, so we are renting, or I'd just install this under the sink with the dispenser up top... but, since we are renting the house I'm thinking of getting a Reverse Osmosis water cooler so we can have...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Garden and Lawncare 06-09-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,506
Posted By Rockrz
Yes, I did buy the B and D 18 volt weed eater and...

Yes, I did buy the B and D 18 volt weed eater and it works just fine.
I really like the auto line feed which has worked perfectly for me.

Only complaint is that the batter doesn't last long...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 05-13-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,546
Posted By Rockrz
In my situation, I'd have to have a bunch of...

In my situation, I'd have to have a bunch of small PCV pipes about a yard long and temporarily fit them together to reach down far enough to be able to tape a string on to the end and disable the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 05-13-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,546
Posted By Rockrz
Well, hopefully he didn't shoot anybody in they...

Well, hopefully he didn't shoot anybody in they backside...
and crack the arrow, or would that be arrow in the crack :rolleyes:
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 05-13-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,546
Posted By Rockrz
KewL... I was searching too and couldn't think of...

KewL... I was searching too and couldn't think of any good key words for my situation here.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 05-13-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,546
Posted By Rockrz
This might be something I can use and even make...

This might be something I can use and even make myself...

Thanks for the tip!
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