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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    We made it back from Moving my Brother-in-Law from New York to Guntersville. We stopped at Niagra Falls before the move.
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    Find the one that doesn't belong... This is from our back porch last year.
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    The one that used to hang out with our cats looked like the picture on the left above. He ate the cat food and the cats just watched...
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    Ron Van reacted to zannej's post in the thread Counter Beam Sizing with Like Like.
    Ah, that's good to know. I'd never heard that there was actually an animal called a possum that wasn't just the shortened version of...
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    Ron Van reacted to Eddie_T's post in the thread Counter Beam Sizing with Like Like.
    I think I first heard of the real possums while watching the McLeod's Daughters TV series. IIRC someone was rehabbing a possum. My wife...
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    Here’s what Bob Villa says…and you know he’s an expert on animals? https://www.bobvila.com/articles/possum-vs-opossum/
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    HaHa…I was mostly just kidding. Most people don’t know there is even a difference between an opposum and a possum. So we have coons and...
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    We haven’t seen a skunk yet but we have Raccoons, opossums (not possums), ground hogs, snakes and foxes but our dogs and cats seem to...
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    That’s exactly the problem! It’s too hard to get up and for me, and my knees are up in the air unless I put my feet way out. A super low...
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    The LVP I used is Mannington Adura Max. It is 12mil thick with a pad built in. It was pretty easy to install.
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    The floor looks super! I did four bedroom floors in rustic amber laminate. I wish the excellence of today's LVP had been available then...
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    I installed some 3 1/2” extensions on the sofa legs today while it was raining. I bought some 3/8-16 x 6” long bolts to fasten them...
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    I installed a sump pump In the yard to see if I could drain the yard from one spot. It turns out I’m going to have to do a lot of work...
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    Ron Van replied to the thread Counter Beam Sizing.
    We got some serious rain today with lots of flooding but this video shows the need for a future project to fix the drainage in our yard...
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