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Forum: General Discussion 06-17-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,789
Posted By GO Remodeling
if you have old cabinets going next to the...

if you have old cabinets going next to the window, why not swap the sink for cabinet location?
Forum: Flooring 06-15-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 956
Posted By Metro M & L
40 80 120 coat screen with between coat maroon pad

40 80 120 coat screen with between coat maroon pad
Forum: Flooring 06-15-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 956
Posted By Metro M & L
Ive never been happy with my fir floors, always...

Ive never been happy with my fir floors, always fight picture framing. What I cant figure out is why the edger section is cleaner but I can feel a depression at the drum indicating that more material...
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2016, 07:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,789
Posted By MarkJames
#2, but do it with an apron. :) ..oh, this...

#2, but do it with an apron. :)

..oh, this is a serious question....no idea.
Forum: General Discussion 06-07-2016, 11:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,789
Posted By hdavis
Taper the legs and use 1.

Taper the legs and use 1.
Forum: Historical Restoration 06-03-2016, 12:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,506
Posted By hdavis
I don't remember seeing it up here ever.

I don't remember seeing it up here ever.
Forum: Historical Restoration 06-02-2016, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,506
Posted By rrk
Are you talking about close to the ceiling or...

Are you talking about close to the ceiling or about a foot from the ceiling ?If at the the ceiling most here had it everywhere. I you mean a foot or so down from the ceiling just in the larger more...
Forum: Framing 05-30-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,783
Posted By heavy_d
Because each joist should have full bearing on...

Because each joist should have full bearing on the beam, no?
Forum: Framing 05-29-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,783
Posted By hdavis
20-50-100', maybe more. There's no code maximum...

20-50-100', maybe more. There's no code maximum overlap. Minimum OL is 3"

People worry about squeaks for long overlaps.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-04-2016, 03:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,111
Posted By Peter_C
Yup it IS cracked! Cut all that stuff off...

Yup it IS cracked!

Cut all that stuff off and rebuild it correctly. Google tandem trailer shackles and you can see how they should be set up.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-04-2016, 12:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,111
Posted By Frank Castle
That left shackle mount looks cracked.

That left shackle mount looks cracked.
Forum: Drywall 12-28-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,457
Posted By BlueRidgeGreen
Sounds fine to me. The way I got color...

Sounds fine to me.

The way I got color variations was by mixing slightly different batches and then just spot hitting (not full coats) with each one.
Wax it or seal it afterwards.
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,507
Posted By tedanderson
I've had this happen where one guy kept asking...

I've had this happen where one guy kept asking questions like, "What's this going to be?" A private residence. "When is it going to be finished?" When it's done. "Is this on the Market?" Ask your...
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,507
Posted By brickhook
Most of our builds are out in the country. Cant...

Most of our builds are out in the country. Cant fence in the farm.
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,507
Posted By builditguy
Drives me crazy. Whatever is being done is...

Drives me crazy. Whatever is being done is someone else's business. People are just nosey.
New homes used to be overrun in the evenings.

I usually herd them right to the door. I tell them...
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,507
Posted By hdavis
I also hate it when I'm doing exterior work that...

I also hate it when I'm doing exterior work that people will wander on site to gawk and yack...
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,507
Posted By hdavis
I keep all doors closed and locked. Someone...

I keep all doors closed and locked. Someone knocks on the door, I don't answer.

I'm not a doorman or tour guide.
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,507
Posted By Tinstaafl
No way. Even more so if it wasn't your own...

No way. Even more so if it wasn't your own home--you don't know if the guy's casing the joint or what. :no:
Forum: Drywall 12-25-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,457
Posted By endo_alley
No water gets used over a pigmented Diamond...

No water gets used over a pigmented Diamond Finish. Make sure you spread the mud thick enough. One of the biggest problems beginners have is applying the mud less than 1/8" thick. Use a good trowel...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-22-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By Tom Struble
i had the same problem trying to get the fan off...

i had the same problem trying to get the fan off too,went thru 3 t6 screwdrivers:mad:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-21-2015, 11:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By Tom Struble
i have purchased guns that don't work just for...

i have purchased guns that don't work just for parts
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-21-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By GettingBy
What are the diameters and lengths of the Paslode...

What are the diameters and lengths of the Paslode fan motor and your RS motor? Less volume for the RS motor definitely means less power handling.

Motor volume = area x length, area = PI x D...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-21-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By GettingBy
Does your RS fan pull at least as much current as...

Does your RS fan pull at least as much current as the Paslode fan?
Less current = tool lifetime shortened.
Forum: Drywall 12-18-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,457
Posted By endo_alley
New sheetrock and Level 3 drywall finish. Or any...

New sheetrock and Level 3 drywall finish. Or any painted drywall surface. Check how well the rock is fastened and refasten it if need be and carefully repair any drywall cracks prior to plastering.
Forum: Drywall 12-18-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,457
Posted By endo_alley
Any universal colorant will do. The best are the...

Any universal colorant will do. The best are the newer all latex colorants. Benjamin Moore Genex works fine. Try a one to two gallon paint formula for 2.5 gallons water (one bucket plaster ). We have...
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