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Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 02-06-2016, 11:43 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,059
Posted By FrankT
Tom, what brand of siding is that with the clips?

Tom, what brand of siding is that with the clips?
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-21-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,905
Posted By FrankT
Hardie Artisan Siding

Anyone used this? Opinions?
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-19-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,959
Posted By FrankT
I scored a basic (used 3 times) 24' set of these...

I scored a basic (used 3 times) 24' set of these today for $2000. They look like new. Some of the stuff was still in the original boxes The best I could do new for the same setup was over $3700. ...
Forum: Carpentry 04-24-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,880
Posted By FrankT
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-24-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,774
Posted By FrankT
I actually priced the Anderson 200 series in the...

I actually priced the Anderson 200 series in the same door. I was surprised that there was almost no difference between it and the 400 series pricing. Yrmv
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-24-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,774
Posted By FrankT
BTW...a close exam of the Pella's didn't show as...

BTW...a close exam of the Pella's didn't show as much of a difference as I would have expected from the price difference..
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-24-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,774
Posted By FrankT
I got three prices on the Marvin's and they all...

I got three prices on the Marvin's and they all beat the Anderson A series pricing. The best Anderson pricing came from (God forbid) Home Depot.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-24-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,774
Posted By FrankT
That's the way I'm leaning. I like that lock...

That's the way I'm leaning. I like that lock system on the Anderson's
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-24-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,774
Posted By FrankT
OK....Got my pricing back today. I was kind of...

OK....Got my pricing back today. I was kind of surprised at the spread. Pretty much all apples to apples specs.

This is for a 6-0 x 8-0 Double inswing French, with both doors opening from the...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-23-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 21,321
Posted By FrankT
Does anyone use Off Stud Joiners?

Does anyone use Off Stud Joiners?
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-23-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,774
Posted By FrankT
In swing French Doors

I'm going to be replacing a 6-0x8-0 entry system with a new clad unit and have looked at the offerings from Pella Designer and Pro Line series, Anderson Frenchwood and Architectural lines and Marvin...
Forum: Roofing 11-19-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,414
Posted By FrankT
30# Felt

Does anyone still make a true 30# felt that weights 30#?
Forum: HVAC 09-11-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,018
Posted By FrankT
It probably does have something to do with static...

It probably does have something to do with static pressure but the thermistors have a limited life span. I'd bet there are hundreds if not thousands of ECM motors in the junk pile because of a $3...
Forum: Roofing 09-10-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,703
Posted By FrankT
Thanks guys

Thanks guys
Forum: Roofing 09-10-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,703
Posted By FrankT
Velux Skylight and Building Inspector

Can a Building Inspector make you change out a skylight from tempered to laminated glass during a reroof? Code here is Laminated now.
Forum: HVAC 09-04-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,018
Posted By FrankT
My ECM motor died on my 6 year old Rudd...

My ECM motor died on my 6 year old Rudd Modulating furnace this spring. It was the control module that was bad. I noticed a burned component on the pcb that turned out to be a thermistor. Long story...
Forum: Roofing 09-04-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,325
Posted By FrankT
Better as in color

Better as in color
Forum: Roofing 09-04-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,325
Posted By FrankT
Blackest Black Shingle

My insurance company is being nice and buying me a new roof. I've looked at several brands of black archetectural shingles and a lot of them look like faded black or black with a gray tint. I'm...
Forum: Roofing 08-19-2008, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,717
Posted By FrankT
What I mean is a 25 yr shingle.

What I mean is a 25 yr shingle.
Forum: Roofing 08-19-2008, 07:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,717
Posted By FrankT
Favorite Standard Weight

What is your favorite for a standard weight shingle?
Forum: Construction 04-08-2008, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,469
Posted By FrankT
At that span I'd be sure and have the truss...

At that span I'd be sure and have the truss company design for L/480 deflection, or you will end up feeling to much bounce. Even using L/480 deflection you would be allowed 6/10 inch bounce. I'd...
Forum: Plumbing 01-26-2008, 03:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,550
Posted By FrankT
Heat Traps

I picked up a new Richmond 75 gal. water heater today and it came with the screw in Heat Traps. Because of the opening size in them they look like they will decrease flow rates to my system. Do you...
Forum: Plumbing 12-26-2007, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,425
Posted By FrankT
Vertex Water Heater

Anyone have any experience with the A O Smith Vertex water heater?
Forum: Vehicles 11-14-2007, 12:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,679
Posted By FrankT
My V10 Gas Excursion gets about 11 mpg mixed...

My V10 Gas Excursion gets about 11 mpg mixed freeway and town. On the highway pulling the Bobcat about the same. Freeway no trailer as good as 15, usually 13.5-14 at about 75 mph.
Forum: HVAC 11-08-2007, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,483
Posted By FrankT
Model numbers would help! A LOT!

Model numbers would help! A LOT!
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