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DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 09-09-2009, 10:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 885
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Flipper: The filter has a resistance to...

Welcome Flipper:
The filter has a resistance to air flow, depending on which type you use. The size of the filter is larger to allow as much air as the smaller opening would pass.
It is possible to...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Appliance Discussion 09-09-2009, 10:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,228
Posted By glennjanie
Hello KOK: I don't know where the rinse agent...

Hello KOK:
I don't know where the rinse agent comes out but my dishes sure let me know when its all gone; wow look at the spots. I don't know how hard your water is but I would bet you can see the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Appliance Discussion 09-09-2009, 10:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,191
Posted By glennjanie
Hello Stanigator: My mistake, it is entirely...

Hello Stanigator:
My mistake, it is entirely possible that a new range of higher quality won't burn out the burners nearly as often. The self cleaning feature could be a big help too; I have noticed...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 09-09-2009, 10:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,851
Posted By glennjanie
Wow! I'm certainly impressed!!! Glenn

Wow! I'm certainly impressed!!!
Glenn
DIY Home Repair Forum: Walls and Ceilings 09-09-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 13,620
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Nick: You can hang drywall on the...

Welcome Nick:
You can hang drywall on the blocks with Contech PL 400 (a construction adhesive). I know, I recommend that brand a lot but I had super experience with it. We built over 1,000 houses...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Appliance Discussion 09-09-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,191
Posted By glennjanie
Hello Stanigator: There should be an appliance...

Hello Stanigator:
There should be an appliance repair parts store in your city, where you can buy new burners and contacts. I don't think the self-cleaning option has anything to do with making...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 09-09-2009, 09:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,791
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Dancer: I would look around for a wood...

Welcome Dancer:
I would look around for a wood carving in antique stores, at cabinet shops, reclaimed building materials stores or the internet. A good construction adhesive should hold it in place....
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 09-09-2009, 09:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,693
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome RTvorik: I would use Contech PL 400...

Welcome RTvorik:
I would use Contech PL 400 construction adhesive; it remains waterproof and will hold anything. I used barrels of it in a modular home plant and never had a failure.
Glenn
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 09-09-2009, 09:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,501
Posted By glennjanie
Hello SeaOx: That is a good price! I charged...

Hello SeaOx:
That is a good price! I charged that much to raise a house 20 years ago. We had already done extensive rehabilitation work on the house and I could'nt be sure how much of it might be...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 09-08-2009, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,015
Posted By glennjanie
Hello SLPStang: I vote for KOK's remedy; snake...

Hello SLPStang:
I vote for KOK's remedy; snake the pipe out and put a 'running trap' on the lower end to keep the insects from getting into the pipe. The trap will drown them and the condensate will...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 09-08-2009, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,330
Posted By glennjanie
Hello KatyE: I have been to Grand Rapids a few...

Hello KatyE:
I have been to Grand Rapids a few times and I think it is beautiful. I don't know about your neighborhood but lots of folks live near freeways; so many its not a stigma anymore.
Yes,...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 09-08-2009, 04:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 41,929
Posted By glennjanie
Hello BWildly: Yes, your method will work just...

Hello BWildly:
Yes, your method will work just fine. There is no reason for the holes and, being open to mud shows that they need to be sealed up. Clean the holes as deep as you can and fill them...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Carpentry and Woodworking 09-08-2009, 03:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,784
Posted By glennjanie
Hello Bill: Obviously you will want to run the...

Hello Bill:
Obviously you will want to run the panels away from the house so the supports will need to be paralell to the house. How about a 2 X 10 rafter at each end of the patio, attached to the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 09-08-2009, 03:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,120
Posted By glennjanie
Hello StevenC: You may want to lay a bead of...

Hello StevenC:
You may want to lay a bead of silicone caulk next to the chimney and seat the J-channel in that for a waterproof seal.
Glenn
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 09-05-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,949
Posted By glennjanie
Excuse me, My bad. I just thought it sounded...

Excuse me, My bad. I just thought it sounded good.
Glenn
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 09-05-2009, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,920
Posted By glennjanie
Hello Brindsey: Underfloor heating will not...

Hello Brindsey:
Underfloor heating will not adversely affect the floorboards; conversley, it will help the boards to stay dried out and prevent mold.
Glenn
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 09-05-2009, 02:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,266
Posted By glennjanie
Hello Todd: The holes look great! I would put a...

Hello Todd:
The holes look great! I would put a pop-in round aluminum vent in each hole to keep insects and birds out of the attic. You can find them at Home Depot or Lowe's. The beam is no problem...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 09-05-2009, 01:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,949
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Jwoita: With the right receptacle...

Welcome Jwoita:
With the right receptacle powering the disposal and dish washer; it sounds like either the disposal or the dish washer does not have a proper mechanical ground. Thus, the ground...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 09-04-2009, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,338
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Rome: Wow! I can relate to the agony of...

Welcome Rome:
Wow! I can relate to the agony of your situation. The best thing to do is dry up as much as you can, allow the rest to dry out naturally with some windows open. It is still a good time...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 09-04-2009, 11:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,369
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome FuzzMeister: A 'down and dirty' way to...

Welcome FuzzMeister:
A 'down and dirty' way to find the lowest corner and to level the rest of the siding is to use a garden hose. Water will stand dead level no matter how many crooks and turns it...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 09-04-2009, 11:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,266
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Todd: Your ventilation is headed in the...

Welcome Todd:
Your ventilation is headed in the right direction. A 2" hole in each rafter space, on each side of the house would do a good job when combined with a louver in place of the window for...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 09-04-2009, 11:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,256
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Djsfw: You are correct, there shouldn't...

Welcome Djsfw:
You are correct, there shouldn't be any problem with sags or doors and windows not working. Yes, you should report it to the homeowner. In order for them to have done any kind of...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 09-04-2009, 11:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,644
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Alst: There are probably several coats...

Welcome Alst:
There are probably several coats of paint bonding the base to the plaster walls. You might want to cut along the top of the base with a utility knife before prying on it.
Also, you...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 09-04-2009, 11:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 15,110
Posted By glennjanie
Welcome Justus: I would just like to add, the...

Welcome Justus:
I would just like to add, the wood should be all treated wood for contact with the concrete and general outdoor use.
Glenn
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 09-04-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,242
Posted By glennjanie
Hello Kok: Sorry, the one I have seen is my...

Hello Kok:
Sorry, the one I have seen is my son's and I don't know how it really works. I stand in your shadow and keep quiet when you talk electricity; you are way ahead of my expertise in that...
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