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    Spicoli43 replied to the thread Window Quilt.
    That sounds like a good idea as well, and much cheaper than the window quilt. I have Bali blinds now, which do block out some cold of...
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    Spicoli43 reacted to bud16415's post in the thread Window Quilt with Like Like.
    Back in the 70s like oldognewtrick I was renting a old place that had snow piles on the inside window sills. I bought a bunch of 1x2 and...
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    Spicoli43 replied to the thread Window Quilt.
    Thanks, I could see how plexiglass would work, but it's too late to find a place that makes custom sizes. Maybe I will search that out...
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    Spicoli43 reacted to oldognewtrick's post in the thread Window Quilt with Like Like.
    Way back in the late 70's I bought an old house in Cincinnati that had drafty wooden frame windows. There use to be a system of a...
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    Spicoli43 posted the thread Window Quilt in Windows and Doors.
    In searching for ways to block out the cold, I stumbled on to the window quilt site, and wonder if anybody has tried them? I'll probably...
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    I feel your pain, but what it all comes down to is you have to buy land and find a builder that will do it your way. For instance, I...
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    Spicoli43 replied to the thread What's your Temp?.
    19 now in Montana, existing snow probably 5 inches. Supposed to snow all day and rain all night and all day tomorrow with temps near 50.
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    Spicoli43 replied to the thread So, I bought a house.....
    I moved to a house with a septic 6 years ago, never before saw one. The septic company said NEVER put any additives in, especially not...
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    I had a small mold problem when I moved in this house in Montana, and cleaned it up with Peroxide. As far as using a shop vac, what...
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    Spicoli43 replied to the thread What did you do today?.
    In 2 days?
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    Spicoli43 replied to the thread Island Column.
    Yes, you are right, thinking back on how it looked from underneath in the crawl space.
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    Spicoli43 reacted to Snoonyb's post in the thread Island Column with Like Like.
    I believe that were you to disassemble the wall you would find that the floor sheating was installed continuously and the wall was...
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    Spicoli43 replied to the thread Island Column.
    Yes, it's leaning toward they put it in on top of the joists, put in the subfloor, added the drywall to what I assume is a 2x4 frame...
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    Spicoli43 reacted to Snoonyb's post in the thread Island Column with Like Like.
    They may be interdependent and stable as a unit. More than likely just nailed where it crossed a joist.
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    Spicoli43 replied to the thread New Toilet.
    Ok, since Lowe's doesn't show it, is the flapper on a Toto flush with the tank? My American Standard toilets flappers are elevated about...
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