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DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 09-24-2011, 11:48 AM
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Views: 12,823
Posted By spaz2965
I would first make sure that the window is in...

I would first make sure that the window is in correctly, sometimes on tilt in windows they are not put into the keeper and that will allow the window to not stay up like you have said, also if you...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Carpentry and Woodworking 09-07-2009, 12:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,387
Posted By spaz2965
why not put a reverse gable up? Looking for a...

why not put a reverse gable up? Looking for a couple other pics for you.

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DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 06-25-2009, 08:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,588
Posted By spaz2965
a bilco would be the only thing I would sugest, a...

a bilco would be the only thing I would sugest, a concrete lintel, but from the looks of it you are not going to have the room.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 06-25-2009, 08:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,406
Posted By spaz2965
Looking at the picture you are referring to the...

Looking at the picture you are referring to the band board. Your floor joist should be running into that and should be sitting on you foundation wall by at least 3". If this is the case you should be...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 06-25-2009, 07:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,669
Posted By spaz2965
A monolithic pour means that the footers and the...

A monolithic pour means that the footers and the floor have been poured as one, are you sure first off that is is a monolithic pour as the floor is normally poured 2-4" above the footer, 4" is better...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 06-25-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,804
Posted By spaz2965
here is a kitchen I just did for a homeowner,...

here is a kitchen I just did for a homeowner, started it in Feb. done in 61/2 weeks.

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DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 06-25-2009, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,507
Posted By spaz2965
I would also put a moisture barrier on your...

I would also put a moisture barrier on your underlayment for further protection and to prevent it from couping.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 06-25-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,804
Posted By spaz2965
I agree with Steve and seek a lawyer. By rights...

I agree with Steve and seek a lawyer. By rights you should receive all your money back, plus the repairs that need done to your house, and also should have to pay the difference of the new contractor...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 03-18-2009, 08:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,443
Posted By spaz2965
yes I agree with Handyguys, do you need rebar...

yes I agree with Handyguys, do you need rebar 4000 mix or is 3500 ok
DIY Home Repair Forum: Walls and Ceilings 03-18-2009, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,361
Posted By spaz2965
you can overlay with drywall or gut wall as it...

you can overlay with drywall or gut wall as it doesn't have insulation in it
DIY Home Repair Forum: Decorating and Design 03-18-2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,302
Posted By spaz2965
the best way to find the color that you may want...

the best way to find the color that you may want get color samples from Lowe's and see what matches to your likings. Very hard for someone else to pick color that you would like. From the pics a...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Carpentry and Woodworking 03-18-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,333
Posted By spaz2965
you may also use L brackets

you may also use L brackets
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 03-18-2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,246
Posted By spaz2965
can you take pictures of the roof and in the...

can you take pictures of the roof and in the attic? Do you have trusses or is your roof stick built? You can put extra supports under your rafters but would help to see some pictures. You can take...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Walls and Ceilings 02-15-2009, 07:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,554
Posted By spaz2965
I also agree with both Glenn and inspector. If...

I also agree with both Glenn and inspector. If the vent pipe is leaking it will be going down the interior wall and when it gets to the bottom plate of the wall, it will travel to where it is showing...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Tools 01-10-2009, 07:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 27,825
Posted By spaz2965
I have one and am very pleased with it, yes the...

I have one and am very pleased with it, yes the blades are expensive and I learned the hard way do not lend out as people do not know how to take care of the tool and do not know how to preserve the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 01-10-2009, 07:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 34,617
Posted By spaz2965
you may try a piece of vinyl siding slide the...

you may try a piece of vinyl siding slide the whole way through above lock and work downward on a angle so the the siding on the inside of door hits latch release with a little bit of persistence you...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 01-10-2009, 07:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,417
Posted By spaz2965
post some pictures of the project you are...

post some pictures of the project you are thinking of doing, like inspector D said
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 01-10-2009, 07:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,136
Posted By spaz2965
is it possible to take a picture so that we may...

is it possible to take a picture so that we may offer further help?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 01-10-2009, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,056
Posted By spaz2965
I would also go with tile, you also mentioned...

I would also go with tile, you also mentioned that you don't like the sunken floor which means you will be raising it up, there for you will be able to insulate before sub floor goes down.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 01-02-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,497
Posted By spaz2965
re-tap and re-screw

re-tap and re-screw
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 12-10-2008, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,599
Posted By spaz2965
you can try dry lock but can't say that it will...

you can try dry lock but can't say that it will fix the problem, take some pics of the outside where the leak is occouring and also take pics on the inside and we my beable to help further.
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DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 12-10-2008, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,924
Posted By spaz2965
here in pa we put a wire mess on wall skim coat...

here in pa we put a wire mess on wall skim coat and then lay stone once you know what you are doing it is preaty easy here is a pic of the gas fire place I did in my house I am looking for the pics...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Tools 12-08-2008, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,966
Posted By spaz2965
ordered mine on 10-24 and still have not recieved...

ordered mine on 10-24 and still have not recieved it any one else have this problem?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 12-08-2008, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 12,101
Posted By spaz2965
johnson is a very good pocket door kit, nice...

johnson is a very good pocket door kit, nice rollers and done right you won't have a problem, good luck
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 12-08-2008, 07:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 22,179
Posted By spaz2965
when you dig for new footing you will be to the...

when you dig for new footing you will be to the outside of the foundation wall or you should be at that time you may put sections of pipe in and conect each peice as you continue to dig the will be...
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