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Forum: Flooring 06-20-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 990
Posted By music9704
My first hardwood floor refinish. I Had a few...

My first hardwood floor refinish. I Had a few problems; I sanded and edged with the buffer, from start to finish. I had a few picture lines. I'm not sure why but they stop half way of the wall. I...
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By music9704
Your right the depth is not correct. I made that...

Your right the depth is not correct. I made that table top for my miter saw. Just used as a guide. I really like the look of 2 legs more. I'm hoping 1 or 2 shelves will improve the 4 legs as it...
Forum: General Discussion 06-17-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By music9704
You make a valid point. Even though I making the...

You make a valid point. Even though I making the table & cabinets they need to flow. I'll do square tapered, the cab will be simpler fit.
Forum: General Discussion 06-17-2016, 07:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By music9704
The cabinets are shallow hanging on each side of...

The cabinets are shallow hanging on each side of the window. A claw foot tud to the left of sink.
Forum: Flooring 06-15-2016, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 990
Posted By music9704
Really nice work. Very impressive. What finish...

Really nice work. Very impressive.
What finish is that, I really like it. Looks like oil? Thank you for the info.
Forum: Flooring 06-15-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 990
Posted By music9704
Buffer grit old pine floor

Finished sanding my pine floor with 36, 60, 80 grit. I see some scratches; Would it be best to hardplate 100 paper or 100 screen with pad. Hardwood magazine process is hardplate paper 100 grt, then...
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2016, 09:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By music9704
Ha! :) Ok, so it it's make fun of Rex day....

Ha! :) Ok, so it it's make fun of Rex day. Apron on order. It'll look great.
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2016, 06:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By music9704
The sink is under the window because that was the...

The sink is under the window because that was the best layout.I didn't want to change the window, not that I don't know how. There will be old looking cabinets on each side of the window. The side...
Forum: General Discussion 06-07-2016, 08:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By music9704
Thank you. It's going to look like an old wash...

Thank you. It's going to look like an old wash table. I guess I should have ask which legs. This is not the table top or bowl. They are just to give a better picture. I didn't know to use square or...
Forum: General Discussion 06-07-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By music9704
Under window sink.

Table 1 or 2?
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 06-04-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,060
Posted By music9704
Linseed oil paint pine siding

Just wondering if spraying linseed oil cut withTurpentine or.........long before scraping paint on pine siding would make it easier. I've read coating lin oil on oil based paint will soften it...
Forum: Historical Restoration 06-03-2016, 12:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,595
Posted By music9704
Thanks, I was talking about..foot down, 10'...

Thanks, I was talking about..foot down, 10' ceilings. The bathroom ceiling is a bit lower, so it'll run about 6" down; between the window & crown. The crown in the bathroom will be more simple as...
Forum: Historical Restoration 06-02-2016, 08:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,595
Posted By music9704
Early 1900's picture rail

Was it common to have picture rail in bathrooms in early 1900....say 1911?
Forum: Framing 05-30-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,831
Posted By music9704
I'd rather just splice the plywod breaks. Seems...

I'd rather just splice the plywod breaks. Seems easier to me.
Forum: Framing 05-29-2016, 05:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,831
Posted By music9704
Thanks hdavis. Maybe it was a city code?. I've...

Thanks hdavis. Maybe it was a city code?. I've always cut mine. I was taught if the joist bowed it'd kick up on the end. Well, lost the bet....
Forum: Framing 05-29-2016, 11:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,831
Posted By music9704
Joist hanging over beam

What is the most a 2x can hang over a middle beam. In other words, it was 2x8's joist supported by a beam in the middle. The joist were hanging over beam- lapping 15". I cut them down to 6" lap....
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2016, 01:00 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 78,135
Posted By music9704
While I can definitely see both sides, I'm more...

While I can definitely see both sides, I'm more in agreement with fee. I've been in, and around construction all my life 50yrs ; I grew up in it. Now I do alot of remodeling and there's a lot of...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-23-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,233
Posted By music9704
The old equalizer wasn't cracked or broken, but I...

The old equalizer wasn't cracked or broken, but I replaced it & the shackles. I used a larger equalizer to allow more height between spring nut and the frame. So far everything seems good. It pulls a...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-03-2016, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,233
Posted By music9704
trailer shackles equalizer

New tandem, I need to replace the shackles & adjust the axle distance.
Does it look like the distance from frame to spring is enough?
This is new to me, read some info online.
Forum: Drywall 12-28-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,717
Posted By music9704
Thanks. I've been skimming. BTW your name for the...

Thanks. I've been skimming. BTW your name for the mountains?
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,554
Posted By music9704
This one is mine. I stay here sometimes. It's...

This one is mine. I stay here sometimes. It's pretty unnerving when i hear a knock, before I get there, the door starts opening. I lock the door when working at night, but daytime I'm in and out; I...
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,554
Posted By music9704
They guy was buying the Town Home. If I...

They guy was buying the Town Home. If I remembered correctly they had been drinking. Their wives stayed outside. I agree I don't do rough work much now, but when I do I try to leave it safe.
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,554
Posted By music9704
Yeah, I understand. My home town would be...

Yeah, I understand. My home town would be similar. I didn't even have a lock for my front door. Here is different. I felt bad after the last guy. I know I offended him. I apologized and explained...
Forum: Drywall 12-28-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,717
Posted By music9704
Thanks. So I've been doing this wrong? Working on...

Thanks. So I've been doing this wrong? Working on old lath plaster. I used fiber tape, white looks kinda like cloth, also some fiberglass. I taped my crack with plaster then topped it. I'd make sure...
Forum: Drywall 12-28-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,717
Posted By music9704
Thanks, just wondering why water can't be used?...

Thanks, just wondering why water can't be used? Also is it possible to get venetian look, using more colors/ coats? When I tried, the top coat was all that could be seen, unless I put it on thin. I...
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