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Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2017, 11:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,983
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Works uploading from phone, not computer.

Works uploading from phone, not computer.
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,983
Posted By Doctor Handyman
I spoke with HO today. They will be...

I spoke with HO today.

They will be meeting with a plumber and his "concrete drilling" guy next week. I have been asked to be present for their evaluation and plan of action.

HO parents(whom...
Forum: Technology 03-18-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 58,123
Posted By Doctor Handyman
I hope this isn't considered hijacking Mikes...

I hope this isn't considered hijacking Mikes thread, just seemed unnecessary to start a new one on home security cameras from Costco.
Installed mine 2 years ago, QSee, 8 camera 600TVL, 16 channel, 1...
Forum: Tiling 02-08-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 464,882
Posted By Doctor Handyman
We know you didn't pick the tile and the...

We know you didn't pick the tile and the workmanship is great as always Splinter.

Each tile choice by itself is not awful (except the floor tile in 2nd bath), but having 4 different materials in...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-04-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,868
Posted By Doctor Handyman
I have had the veto XL for 10 years. Handle broke...

I have had the veto XL for 10 years. Handle broke just shy of 5 yrs and they sent me a brand new tote! Awesome company!

I must be getting weaker as I get older because the contents of the bag has...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-28-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 959
Posted By Doctor Handyman
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Forum: Construction 12-20-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,848
Posted By Doctor Handyman
I'm far from being an expert on this but I'll...

I'm far from being an expert on this but I'll throw this out...

I recall attending a lecture on energy efficiency and the speaker was addressing the issue of skylights in the home. One of the...
Forum: Technology 12-13-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 58,123
Posted By Doctor Handyman
It is a great deterrent. Bought the Q See 8...

It is a great deterrent. Bought the Q See 8 camera, 1Tb drive from Costco 2 yrs ago for <$600. Had an undesirable move next door dealing drugs, bonfires in driveway, etc. Put up the cameras, left on...
Forum: Masonry 12-11-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,885
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Thompsons deals with several suppliers, they...

Thompsons deals with several suppliers, they might be able to source it. Searched for combed but only found one smaller in Ohio. SouthEast building or Sepulveda would be possible but less likely....
Forum: Tiling 12-10-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 15,854
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Sigma used to make a mosaic snapper and there is...

Sigma used to make a mosaic snapper and there is a mosaic mat that can be used under other snappers. I don't have any personal experience with the mat but I have snapped mosaics (pita), don't bother...
Forum: Vehicles 11-29-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,759
Views: 846,898
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Yeah, I read that thread, also the one on...

Yeah, I read that thread, also the one on prequalifying customers. This accomplishes eliminating the tire kickers and those with preconceived notions that a "handyman" would be the cheapest to hire...
Forum: Business 10-25-2014, 01:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,642
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Dave, I replied to your other thread on...

Dave, I replied to your other thread on negotiating Sprinter pricing.

I purchased mine instead of leasing so not sure if this will help. I would be concerned if you lease and burn a lot of miles...
Forum: Business 10-25-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,483
Posted By Doctor Handyman
I bought one last month and there was very little...

I bought one last month and there was very little negotiation offered. I pitted two dealerships against each other and played the game that van A offered this and I could do without this or that on...
Forum: Business 09-15-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,169
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Think about what it trainable and what is not...

Think about what it trainable and what is not when hiring.

I can show someone how to measure, cut lumber, change a receptacle and even screw in a light bulb.

I can not train integrity, loyalty,...
Forum: Electrical 09-15-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,049
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Spin the grinder wheel by hand and while it's...

Spin the grinder wheel by hand and while it's slowly rotating turn the power switch on. Does it continue to run? Capacitor.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-24-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,104
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Same thing in California. It's all about the...

Same thing in California. It's all about the cleavage.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-26-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,783
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Drink lots of beer. Alcohol is a diuretic and...

Drink lots of beer. Alcohol is a diuretic and beer has enough water content to help flush those stones out.

Lay off the Tums or any salts that would contribute to forming stones.

Wishing you a...
Forum: Health & Safety 06-06-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,953
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Try this one ...

Try this one
http://www.dkhardware.com/product-11315-917cm-medium-weight-d-flex-plus-cut-resistant-medium-glass-handling-gloves.html
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-23-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,329
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Google?

Google?
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-08-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,043
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Tools R Us in Montclair on Central just north of...

Tools R Us in Montclair on Central just north of the 10 fwy. Usually have a few in stock.
Forum: General Discussion 03-29-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,092,394
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Thanks for the videos Rob. Great job! I...

Thanks for the videos Rob. Great job!

I always wonder what were the tub manufacturers thinking in 1950? Did they do a poll/survey and the vast majority of respondents stated how much they would...
Forum: Business 03-03-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,174
Posted By Doctor Handyman
I believe SB 800 applies to new homes,...

I believe SB 800 applies to new homes, builders/developers.

This situation involves California Code of Civil Procedure as it relates to Patent Defects 337.1 and Latent Defects 337.15

A cracked...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-20-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,913
Posted By Doctor Handyman
That's not centerlines photo. It is a stock...

That's not centerlines photo. It is a stock photo from the PLS site. Still don't know why they chose to use a photo depicting out of level cabinets.
Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,321
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Honestly, FourthGen was coming across as an ahole...

Honestly, FourthGen was coming across as an ahole so I was adding fuel to the fire and egging him on.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-12-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 9,467
Posted By Doctor Handyman
I need to raise my fees. I install 8-10 DW per...

I need to raise my fees. I install 8-10 DW per year. $110, does not include supply line. Drain is included with the new dw , rarely change the air gap and reuse the existing electrical. Takes me 45...
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