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DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 03-22-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 59,182
Posted By Snoonyb
Off hand I would say that it is bering, however....

Off hand I would say that it is bering, however. a single line drawing ID'ing the rooms and the slope of the vault would be helpful.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 11-17-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By Snoonyb
Here is...

Here is another;http://www.awc.org/pdf/WCD1-300.pdf

Remember, 6-8-10, plumb and line.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 11-16-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 59,182
Posted By Snoonyb
If you have a basement with a center support beam...

If you have a basement with a center support beam and this wall occurs above above that beam, either parallel or perpendicular with the floor joists, it could be load bearing.

If your house is...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 10-14-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By Snoonyb
It appears that you are already complete, other...

It appears that you are already complete, other than the access door to the area behind the knee wall.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 10-07-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 435
Posted By Snoonyb
"Popping breakers once" Which was not posed...

"Popping breakers once"

Which was not posed in your post.

Internet dentistry is getting the whole story, preferably before a response is requested.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 10-07-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 422
Posted By Snoonyb
Wuzzat? The question was about a washer &...

Wuzzat?

The question was about a washer & dryer.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 10-07-2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 435
Posted By Snoonyb
Grab your wallet, do you "want" it full, or do...

Grab your wallet, do you "want" it full, or do you "need" it full?

"Want" is something you get over.

"Need" requires a little more effort.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 05-21-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,489
Posted By Snoonyb
The big box's sell duct wrap. Use the same...

The big box's sell duct wrap.
Use the same caulking for both applications.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 05-16-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,236
Posted By Snoonyb
The point of my previous responses to you was to...

The point of my previous responses to you was to urge you to obtain V.O.M.
If you have not elected to take that advice, you will continue along the failed efforts you are now engaged in.
Because a...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 05-08-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,489
Posted By Snoonyb
If the glazing in the skylite is glass and not...

If the glazing in the skylite is glass and not tempered, have a glazer cut the hole and install the roof-jack.
Again, if the glass in tempered, have the glazing replaced by a glazer.
Gasketing in...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 05-07-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,122
Posted By Snoonyb
I would clean the mold with bleach. The damage...

I would clean the mold with bleach.
The damage to the wall may have begun with a deteriorating door gasket, with the water running to the low end of the dam and being allowed to be absorbed into the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 05-06-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,236
Posted By Snoonyb
So, don't follow the suggestions, by a new...

So, don't follow the suggestions, by a new fixture and when that one doesn't work either
maybe you'll have learned something.

CLUE; The correct use of a VOM to accomplish voltage tests.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 05-05-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 438
Posted By Snoonyb
And not behind the ducting, in exhausted...

And not behind the ducting, in exhausted appliances.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 05-05-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,236
Posted By Snoonyb
1st) Using an inexpensive VOM from a hdw. store,...

1st) Using an inexpensive VOM from a hdw. store, with the fixture connected and the switch on, the bulb removed and the scale on the VOM set on the A/C in the range above 120, touch the red lead to...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 05-01-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 602
Posted By Snoonyb
The sheetmetal flange on the register box is wide...

The sheetmetal flange on the register box is wide enough to allow the register to be fastened through the sheetmetal.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 04-29-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,489
Posted By Snoonyb
Vent it strait up using a pich...

Vent it strait up using a pich pocket;http://www.allroofrepair.com/index.php?o=index/serv/19
DIY Home Repair Forum: Walls and Ceilings 04-14-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 993
Posted By Snoonyb
There are usually span blocks in floor/ceiling...

There are usually span blocks in floor/ceiling joists, so cut a hole 1"wide and 2" long in the direction the wall will run, insert a fish tape to see if there are any.There will probably be a flat...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 04-14-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 607
Posted By Snoonyb
Connect the white wire from the "transformer"...

Connect the white wire from the "transformer" pair to the common terminal, wirenut the red wires together, connect the white wires the respective "front' and "rear" terminals.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 04-09-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,727
Posted By Snoonyb
You'll not find this product at the "big boxes",...

You'll not find this product at the "big boxes", you'll have to go to a reputable drywall supplier.

Here is the site;http://www.bpcan.com/en-CA/search/?s=bsnat85

Locally its about $9.00 a sheet...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 04-04-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By Snoonyb
Cut the carpet 5" wide, the pad another 1-1/2" on...

Cut the carpet 5" wide, the pad another 1-1/2" on either side, build the wall, install the drywall, set the tack strip against the pad, set the base holding it 1/2" above the floor, rent a "knee...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 04-04-2012, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,594
Posted By Snoonyb
Let the 4x's into the walls a couple of stud bays.

Let the 4x's into the walls a couple of stud bays.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 04-04-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,727
Posted By Snoonyb
Filling the joist bays with unfaced insulation,...

Filling the joist bays with unfaced insulation, followed with 1 layer of soundboard and 1 layer of 5/8 will go a long way to solving your problem.
Do not compress when filling.
Also check US Gypsum.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-24-2007, 04:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,931
Posted By Snoonyb
Or, 12, 4',T5 fl's on 3-3ways

Or, 12, 4',T5 fl's on 3-3ways
DIY Home Repair Forum: Carpentry and Woodworking 03-06-2007, 12:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,616
Posted By Snoonyb
I've used powder actuated tools for 30 years and...

I've used powder actuated tools for 30 years and have yet to experience a jamb or misfire from a properly maintained tool.

And they are called "pins".




When nails were used in that era...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 01-29-2007, 10:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,691
Posted By Snoonyb
Visit the MFG. web site, there will be a PDF with...

Visit the MFG. web site, there will be a PDF with almost all the information.
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