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  1. nealtw liked Diehard's post in the thread Mysterious 2nd hole in basement.

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  2. nealtw replied to the thread Mysterious 2nd hole in basement.

    That was hardly a lid, yes I was thinking replace it.

    Jan 15, 2019 at 8:05 PM
  3. nealtw replied to the thread Mysterious 2nd hole in basement.

    1/4" clear Lexan and seal it down with silicone.

    Jan 15, 2019 at 7:03 PM
  4. nealtw liked Snoonyb's post in the thread Double swing door doesn’t swing to closed position.

    Check it out; [MEDIA]

    Jan 15, 2019 at 3:38 AM
  5. nealtw replied to the thread Mysterious 2nd hole in basement.

    Looks like a back flow thing. If you have radon that would be good place to put that system in. I would find a way to seal the lid....

    Jan 15, 2019 at 3:34 AM
  6. nealtw replied to the thread Double swing door doesn’t swing to closed position.

    I think Bud is right about the cam has rotated, you would think it would be welded in place but the horse shoe cam rider is a spring...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 1:36 AM
  7. nealtw liked bud16415's post in the thread Double swing door doesn’t swing to closed position.

    The large spring pushes against a shoe. The shoe has a V shaped end. The V shaped end settles into a detent shape on the door pin....

    Jan 15, 2019 at 1:32 AM
  8. nealtw liked havasu's post in the thread crown installation.

    Caulking will hide massive mistakes, provided you are not using natural, non-painted wood. If that's the case, ya gotta be pretty spot...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 8:27 AM
  9. nealtw replied to the thread Splits/Crack on 6x6 PT support posts - cause of concern ?.

    cut it off at the chamfer and remove the rot, fill it with epoxy and put caps on....

    Jan 14, 2019 at 4:38 AM
  10. nealtw replied to the thread Splits/Crack on 6x6 PT support posts - cause of concern ?.

    Post some photos?

    Jan 14, 2019 at 12:09 AM
  11. nealtw replied to the thread Double swing door doesn’t swing to closed position.

    When that door is standing open is it same angle both or is one way a little more and the other a little less?

    Jan 14, 2019 at 12:06 AM
  12. nealtw replied to the thread Mounting existing drywall to vertical I-Beam.

    4" side, bottom , both sides what are we talking about. A box down is usually a skinny wall front and back 1/4" lower that the beam The...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 6:41 PM
  13. nealtw replied to the thread Studs pushing/bulging out of drywall?.

    How old is the house, are we sure this isn't a poorly done plaster finish. The big bump in the wall looks like a pipe a little to big...

    Jan 10, 2019 at 11:42 PM
  14. nealtw liked Diehard's post in the thread Drywall in garage.

    Exactly! I typically work alone on all my DIY projects. But I feel myself getting weaker with age. I opted to have the ceiling done by...

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  15. nealtw replied to the thread Drywall in garage.

    4x8x 5/8 is about 73 pounds but if feels like 120,

    Jan 9, 2019