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DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 07-13-2007, 01:10 PM
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Views: 1,666
Posted By thomb
Replacement casement windows

We have casement (crankout) windows that fog between the panes when it rains, and some have frame rot - basically they are reaching the end of their servicable life.
We're going to be residing the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 05-08-2007, 08:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,064
Posted By thomb
Drop lap - remove or cover?

Greetings,
Removed the old vinyl siding over top of old cedar panel siding to reveal that original part of my house has drop lap siding nailed directly to the studs - no sheathing. The addition...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 05-01-2007, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,154
Posted By thomb
Fixing scratches in Bellawood prefinished floors

I installed Bellawood prefinished Brazilian walnut throughout our house – beautiful stuff! But I have already caused some significant scratches due to a chair legs having exposed metal (UGGH). Any...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 05-01-2007, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 973
Posted By thomb
Cabinets on legs?

Greetings,
Great case of hindsight being 20/20 but..
I need more counter space along a wall (72) that does not attach directly to the current new cabinets w/ granite countertops.
I have a nice...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 04-15-2007, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,689
Posted By thomb
Thanks for the replys all! The Durarock approach...

Thanks for the replys all! The Durarock approach sounds like the way to go.
I'll check in with the building dept. and post back if I hear anything interesting.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 04-14-2007, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 8,270
Posted By thomb
Crawlspace "skirting"

Have a 50s era cottage in New Hampshire, where the original part of the house is on a post and beam foundation, additions were built on concrete foundation walls.

The current skirting enclosing...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 04-14-2007, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,689
Posted By thomb
Enclosing post and beam foundation

Have a 50s era cottage in New Hampshire, where the original part of the house is on a post and beam foundation, additions were built on concrete foundation walls.

The current skirting enclosing...
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