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DIY Home Repair Forum: Walls and Ceilings 12-05-2010, 12:59 PM
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Posted By sikkensuser
Thanks for the info! Oddly enough I don't...

Thanks for the info!

Oddly enough I don't see it advertised at any of the large local harware stores i.e. Canadian Tire, Home Depot, Kent Building Supplies, Home Hardware...:confused:
DIY Home Repair Forum: Walls and Ceilings 12-05-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 906
Posted By sikkensuser
Sanding tool name?

I have been looking online for a specific drywall sanding tool, but havn't be able to locate it (probably due to the fact that I don't know what to call it).

It's a thin wire mesh that stretches...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 11-08-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,112
Posted By sikkensuser
Whole house water filter install with PEX question

I'm installing a whole house water filter Home Hardware Product Details (http://www.homehardware.ca/Products/index/show/product/I3115097/name/filter_water_dirt_w_valve) that requires being...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 10-22-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,593
Posted By sikkensuser
Their has been some localized rot on the joists...

Their has been some localized rot on the joists where they approach the copper plumbing lines (Sweating).

Yes, their is a vapor barrier on top of the soil.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 10-21-2010, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,593
Posted By sikkensuser
joist replacement

I'm looking to replace a few joists over a shallow (20") dirt crawlspace. I'm having some trouble jacking up the adjacent joists as the wood is now somewhat/considerably too brittle to remove the old...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 04-17-2010, 05:37 PM
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Views: 4,931
Posted By sikkensuser
How to install counter flashing on field stone chimney?

How would one go about installing counter flashing on a field stone chimney?. The mortar lines are irregularly staggered owing to the differently shaped and sided stones, making it difficult (maybe...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 03-01-2010, 06:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 15,019
Posted By sikkensuser
contending with space constraints, would it be...

contending with space constraints, would it be possible to install a pressure tank sideways ie. placed lengthwise against the floor?, or would this compromise the seal between the bladder and the top...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 10-25-2009, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,133
Posted By sikkensuser
Wow! Thanks for the in-depth analysis in...

Wow!

Thanks for the in-depth analysis in your reply Nestor.

I have tried using vinegar but not combined with baking soda, so I'll take a stab at it using the two in unison first. If this...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 10-24-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,133
Posted By sikkensuser
Aluminum decking stain remoal

Does anyone have any suggestions for how to remove sikkens oil based stain from newly installed powder coated aluminum decking?.

We've tried varsol and white vinegar to no avail.

Any ideas...
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