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Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-29-2017, 12:31 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,272
Posted By Calidecks
I use a Rockwell that gets, me about 1.5 inches...

I use a Rockwell that gets, me about 1.5 inches from the rail post, then I finish it with a Multi-Tool.

I don't like cortex. Two reasons. I'm not a fan of drilling that deep into a board with a...
Forum: Electrical 04-21-2017, 10:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,608
Posted By 480sparky
No NEC violation if you use the three conductors...

No NEC violation if you use the three conductors as 1 ungrounded, 1 grounded and 1 grounding.

Heat up one lug in a subpanel, and only use half the spaces.
Forum: Electrical 04-21-2017, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,608
Posted By Tinstaafl
Subpanel requires separate neutral and ground. If...

Subpanel requires separate neutral and ground. If your feed is only 2-wire, it wouldn't qualify.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-14-2017, 11:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,221
Posted By tjbnwi
The Festool definitely accepts the Senco and...

The Festool definitely accepts the Senco and Senco compatible screw strips.

The auto function is great. Smoothes feed system I've ever used (I have 3 Senco's to compare it to).

Tom
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-14-2017, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,221
Posted By Philament
A fellow contractor who does kitchens and bath's...

A fellow contractor who does kitchens and bath's solo got the cordless festool last year and raves about it every time we talk. Loves that he doesn't have to hear it spin all the time. I can't...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-13-2017, 11:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 916
Posted By Easy Gibson
I went to the store and there was a dado set that...

I went to the store and there was a dado set that said "dado set" on it. I bought that.
Forum: Flooring 01-11-2017, 10:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,919
Posted By CPMKW
Mark all the screw locations. Drill them out as...

Mark all the screw locations. Drill them out as large as possible while still covered by the hardware. Secure to the subfloor slab. The screw will have lots of room around it for the floor to move.
...
Forum: Flooring 01-01-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,562
Posted By rusty baker
Bad idea. Temperature change will cause a lot of...

Bad idea. Temperature change will cause a lot of expansion and contraction. Also it will cause the floor to sweat which spells doom for laminates.
Forum: Tiling 10-10-2016, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,512
Posted By [email protected]
philcav7 - sorry for your experience with our...

philcav7 - sorry for your experience with our Technical Services rep.

Yes, the LATICRETE Dazzle Glow-in-the-Dark Additive can be added to LATICRETE SPECTRALOCK PRO Premium Grout or LATICRETE...
Forum: Electrical 09-22-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,772
Posted By Inner10
If it's behind a recessed light it's considered...

If it's behind a recessed light it's considered accessible here.
Forum: Tiling 09-21-2016, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,431
Posted By greg24k
Remove durock, pack the wall out and reinstall...

Remove durock, pack the wall out and reinstall durock and you will have no more gaps.:thumbsup:
Forum: Tiling 09-19-2016, 09:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,625
Posted By FrankSmith
Unless you are living in a wold before...

Unless you are living in a wold before electricity with bath fans, air conditioning and lights. there is simple no reason to have a window in a shower. There is only one reason why there might be a...
Forum: Tiling 06-14-2016, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,626
Posted By charimon
good luck. You may want to buy the blade you...

good luck. You may want to buy the blade you want and take it to a saw shop and have them open the hole to the proper dia.
Forum: General Discussion 05-16-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,302
Posted By Easy Gibson
I'll bet Festool would make a really nice gun. ...

I'll bet Festool would make a really nice gun. Practically fires itself.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 02-17-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 12,319
Posted By mako1
You or the painter one should know you can't dry...

You or the painter one should know you can't dry lumber with a high moisture content in a garage with a heater overnight.
Forum: Remodeling 02-10-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,450
Posted By EthanB
Put a 500lb point load on one joist. Then put a...

Put a 500lb point load on one joist. Then put a steel I beam across 5 identical joists and put the 500 lbs on the beam above the center joist. There will be less deflection because the load is spread...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 11-17-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,092
Posted By AaronM
We're a dealer for 5 different lines. CWP, Wood...

We're a dealer for 5 different lines. CWP, Wood Harbor, Wellborn, Echelon (Previously Armstrong), and Wolf.

In general, you should be prepared to cough up financial statements and invest in some...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 11-01-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,368
Posted By country_huck
One granite shop I use uses the fancy laser...

One granite shop I use uses the fancy laser system and the guy I use the most use 1/4" Luan cut into 3"wide strips that are then hot glued together.
To be honest I can't tell the difference in...
Forum: Tiling 07-24-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,357
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
Discoloring In Grout

Unsanded?

How was it discolored? Different sections? Tile description?

I didn't think HD sold Mapei, but different regions may. So I think HD goes strictly with Customs.

Anyway, shading...
Forum: Plumbing 04-30-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 31,950
Posted By CarpenterSFO
Get out of HD and Lowes and over to a decent...

Get out of HD and Lowes and over to a decent plumbing supplier. I am using and plan to use the Uponor propex fittings and aquapex pipe as much as possible going forward, using the Milwaukee...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 02-10-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,350
Posted By nickatprobuilt
I buy buckets of 250 on ebay for half price. ...

I buy buckets of 250 on ebay for half price. Waaaaaaay cheaper than 5/8 bolts!!!:thumbsup:

Nick
www.probuiltsite.com
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-09-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,100
Posted By We Fix Houses
Hilti, Milwaukee Just search the www

Hilti, Milwaukee

Just search the www
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-09-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,100
Posted By m1911
Wiha and Wera

Wiha and Wera
Forum: Electrical 12-13-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,532
Posted By Speedy Petey
Yup, they just plug right in. DO you have any...

Yup, they just plug right in.
DO you have any idea how much they draw? Or that they CANNOT be fed off the counter receptacle circuit? Or that they cannot share the DW circuit if it is 15A?
Forum: Electrical 09-18-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,672
Posted By Tinstaafl
Cadet 4F1000-1A 1000-Watt 120V 4-Foot Electric...

Cadet 4F1000-1A 1000-Watt 120V 4-Foot Electric Baseboard Heater, Almond (http://www.walmart.com/ip/Cadet-1000W-4-Feet-Electric-Baseboard-Heater-in-Almond/19670996)
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