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    Old wall AC unit removal

    Greetings all. So I have an old AC unit that I want to take out, to put in a new one. The old unit is non functioning, and not accessible to change the cap unless I pull it out anyway. So I am going to just replace it. The unit was caulked in with some blocks of wood to fill in the hole. I...
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    Does this opening between the bathtub and tile look normal before I re-caulk it? How should I seal the joint between the tub and the wood moulding?

    I have just peeled the poorly placed caulk around my bathtub and now need to re-caulk it. Does the result of my caulk-removal look typical to you? (It's my first time doing it.) There are bits of old caulk that seem impossible for me to peel off with my painter's tool. Should I keep scraping at...