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DIY Home Repair Forum: Carpentry and Woodworking 05-19-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,379
Posted By Johnboy555
This is what you're looking for.. ...

This is what you're looking for..
http://www.usfutaba.com/Product-Range/Drawer-Systems/Impaz-Drawer-System/Components#Front-Mounting-Bracket-Slide-on

They're made by USFutaba. You need a right...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 05-19-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,294
Posted By Johnboy555
Forget trying to replace the "door skin"... just...

Forget trying to replace the "door skin"... just measure it and call your lumber yard, big box in a pinch, and replace it. the center of the door is pieces of corrugated cardboard glued between the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 09-10-2011, 02:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,454
Posted By Johnboy555
If the "cartridge wasn't in there water would be...

If the "cartridge wasn't in there water would be gushing all over.
Please try and post a picture so I can see what you're talking about.

Try again
DIY Home Repair Forum: Carpentry and Woodworking 09-09-2011, 02:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,414
Posted By Johnboy555
I don't use my circular saw every day but this is...

I don't use my circular saw every day but this is the blade that I have been the most happy with. 7-1/4 in. x 24 Tooth Carbide Circular Saw Blade-D0724R at The Home Depot...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Carpentry and Woodworking 09-09-2011, 02:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,642
Posted By Johnboy555
Only a small part of Canada is French...

Only a small part of Canada is French speaking...mostly around Quebec.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Carpentry and Woodworking 09-09-2011, 01:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 907
Posted By Johnboy555
Not sure what you mean by "...leaves me no choice...

Not sure what you mean by "...leaves me no choice but to replace some or all of the cabinet's original wood." Here is a site that is a perfect fit for cabinet fronts. Kreg Tool Company | Kreg Jigs,...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 09-09-2011, 01:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,454
Posted By Johnboy555
What do you mean by "faucet"? The tub spout? The...

What do you mean by "faucet"? The tub spout? The entire valve? The cartridge? If you removed the "spout" and there's plenty of pressure and water try a different spout. Pictures would help a lot to...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 09-09-2011, 01:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,439
Posted By Johnboy555
The best way to tackle this is to remove the...

The best way to tackle this is to remove the drain and then do your "brush, sand, and touch-up". If you don't remove the drain there is still rust under it that will migrate back into view. Apply a...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Painting Forum 09-08-2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,005
Posted By Johnboy555
I can't understand why the primer would peel. ...

I can't understand why the primer would peel. I've used Zinsser Bullseye and "Cover Stain" primers for years and have never had it peel. And their customer service has always been great (for me...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 09-08-2011, 09:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,442
Posted By Johnboy555
First rule of working with existing electrical...

First rule of working with existing electrical wiring is NEVER assume that things are right!

Get a circuit tester and make sure which wire is the hot wire. Should be the black but test from wire...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 09-08-2011, 09:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 944
Posted By Johnboy555
Hey guys...if you're not sure then giving advice...

Hey guys...if you're not sure then giving advice on electrical questions is NOT a good idea!!

If these 2 outlets are on the same circuit then they can use1 GFI to cover any outlets "downstream". ...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-08-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,399
Posted By Johnboy555
A picture would be helpful... If you've redone...

A picture would be helpful...
If you've redone the walls then there is only a few places it can be leaking from. If the valve is a single handled control then you should be able to remove the trim....
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-08-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,481
Posted By Johnboy555
The tool that Homeflash is referring to is I...

The tool that Homeflash is referring to is I would assume is a basin wrench...

Plumbing tools - Bing Images...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-08-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,481
Posted By Johnboy555
The tool that Homeflash is talking about I would...

The tool that Homeflash is talking about I would assume is a basin wrench...
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DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-08-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 938
Posted By Johnboy555
OK... this is under the kitchen sink right? Then...

OK... this is under the kitchen sink right? Then it's a 5/8" copper supply line with a 3/8" adapter to the faucet.

1st. There should be a stop valve on the 5/8" supply line. One each for hot...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-08-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,653
Posted By Johnboy555
Hey... just a thought... How about wiring in a...

Hey... just a thought...
How about wiring in a "photo cell"?? It would have to be wired into a relay to handle the amperage probably, but you don't work in the dark do you??
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-08-2011, 03:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,653
Posted By Johnboy555
I've been up and down these forums for a while...

I've been up and down these forums for a while now and I still can't understand why some of these ppl fail to READ the post before they have "THE ANSWER"......

Come on guys please READ first!!
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DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 08-05-2011, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,067
Posted By Johnboy555
Welcome... the first thing that comes to mind...

Welcome...
the first thing that comes to mind is to have them cut off near the concrete and see if you can find a pipe to closely fit inside the pipe (as support) and have new pipe slid over this...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-05-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,481
Posted By Johnboy555
Sorry Doomer.. I'm out of ideas. Can't think of...

Sorry Doomer.. I'm out of ideas. Can't think of any reason that it won't come off. You might try e-mailing Delta support along with a pic of the entire faucet (w/handle) to see if they have any...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-04-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,639
Posted By Johnboy555
I think I paid about $10-$11 for the drill I...

I think I paid about $10-$11 for the drill I have. Exact model as in Murph's post. Has really come in handy when replacing some of these totally cemented ABS drains and traps!
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-04-2011, 02:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,481
Posted By Johnboy555
Not a real big fan of Delta, but have had to deal...

Not a real big fan of Delta, but have had to deal with them over the years. There are 2 large o-rings that seal the spout. Also a diverter inside there (if you have a separate spray hose). Usually it...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-04-2011, 01:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,405
Posted By Johnboy555
Totally agree with JoeD... Check another...

Totally agree with JoeD... Check another bathroom, or out in garage. Very seldom is an outside GFI controlling the BR's. If all "cilck out" when test button is pushed then you will have to pull them...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-04-2011, 01:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,149
Posted By Johnboy555
I do a lot of work in high end houses and most...

I do a lot of work in high end houses and most have several outlets with "switched" sides. Just put a small "jumper wire" between the 2 brass screws, and cut and cap (wire nut) the colored (usually...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-04-2011, 01:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,556
Posted By Johnboy555
The color of the diffuser is white, being so it...

The color of the diffuser is white, being so it will transfer whatever color bulbs that you install inside it. We each have our preferences as to what color bulbs that we like....
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-03-2011, 11:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,951
Posted By Johnboy555
Hey "Old Dog" I'm an old dog too. Been doing...

Hey "Old Dog" I'm an old dog too. Been doing home repairs for 36 years. It's not easy doing some things AFTER it's done. I once worked on a job of building a "Club" back in Illinois and the bar...
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