DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > Search Forums > Search Results




Showing results 1 to 12 of 12
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: labb_sleuth
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-09-2012, 04:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By labb_sleuth
It was reported, two years ago, that the Royal...

It was reported, two years ago, that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police estimated that there are 18,000 active meth labs in British Columbia.

Do you think that, in contrast, the populations of New...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Painting Forum 08-09-2012, 04:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,373
Posted By labb_sleuth
As you probably well know, such lead...

As you probably well know, such lead contamination is very detrimental for children.

If you are concerned about yourself, and apparently you are, I suggest an air purifier with a HEPA or Filtrete...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 08-02-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By labb_sleuth
http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/loc...

http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/local/new_york&id=8758610

Not only was there a giant sinkhole on 79th Street in Brooklyn attributable to a breached sewer line, there was a similar...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 07-07-2012, 04:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By labb_sleuth
P.S. If you have excessive growth of mildew in...

P.S. If you have excessive growth of mildew in the area of your bathtub drain opening, you may want to suspect something.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 06-28-2012, 06:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By labb_sleuth
Main Line Sewerage Connector Pipe Problem? Sewer Problem?

Professional plumbers should be familiar with the information contained herein, so this post is really aimed at the non-professional.

Toxic waste dumping by drug (meth) lab activities eventually...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Painting Forum 06-27-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 14,746
Posted By labb_sleuth
Recently, I ran into the former assistant...

Recently, I ran into the former assistant superintendent for my landlords who have many, far-flung residential holdings (and possibly commercial ones, as well.)

He told me that he frequently had...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Painting Forum 06-24-2012, 03:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 14,746
Posted By labb_sleuth
Re: Paint smell in bathroom after showering

Here's a status update on the situation in my bathroom:

At 4:30AM, yesterday, SUNDAY (I was up even earlier with diarrhea, as usual), I noticed the "paint" smell in my bathroom; by 5:20AM, it...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 06-22-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 786
Posted By labb_sleuth
Re: I have a leak but I don't know where it is coming from

nealtw just raised an interesting point: septic tank.

Perhaps the property has more than one problem.

L.S.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 06-22-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 786
Posted By labb_sleuth
You say "new home," but you say "for quite some...

You say "new home," but you say "for quite some time."

Are you talking about a resale home or a brand new home from the builder?

If it is a resale that you purchased, I hope that you performed...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 06-21-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,873
Posted By labb_sleuth
Need help with mystery oil residue

I'm thinking that some unauthorized person is sharing your living space with you without your knowing it.

Don't laugh. I heard about it on T.V., and it's more prevalent than you may think.

You...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Painting Forum 06-21-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 14,746
Posted By labb_sleuth
Re: Paint smell in bathroom after showering

I am a bit disappointed that nobody has chosen to respond to my [reply] post above, positively or negatively.

While I am on the subject of paint and smells from toxic contamination, I read, from a...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Painting Forum 06-17-2012, 07:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 14,746
Posted By labb_sleuth
Paint smell in bathroom

amberscove, you wrote that your bathroom smells like paint every time you shower.

SJNServices replied, " Sounds like the smell may be coming from the plumbing."

Yep, sounds like it's coming...
Showing results 1 to 12 of 12