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Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 10-25-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 150
Posted By TheConstruct
Honestly seems easier to remove the whole wall...

Honestly seems easier to remove the whole wall below the roof line. Mark the corner boards before removing and make a story pole to install the new siding
Forum: Carpentry 10-19-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 157
Posted By TheConstruct
Nothing helpful to add other than I have the big...

Nothing helpful to add other than I have the big one and love it.
Forum: General Discussion 10-19-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 304
Posted By TheConstruct
Cut from the outside bottom to top with the tool...

Cut from the outside bottom to top with the tool at a steep able. No reason it shouldn't work.
Forum: Health & Safety 10-19-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 142
Posted By TheConstruct
Can't wait for the backlash on this now

Can't wait for the backlash on this now
Forum: General Discussion 10-19-2020, 08:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 183
Posted By TheConstruct
I like the sprinkler idea haha. I'll be...

I like the sprinkler idea haha.

I'll be honest, I'm probably not going to pursue this but I appreciate the replys. I'll keep looking around online but most likely any proper solution will be too...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-18-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3,045
Views: 2,919,736
Posted By TheConstruct
Spent the last couple of weekends cleaning and...

Spent the last couple of weekends cleaning and organizing the trailer. We finally put plywood shelves down on the metal shelving. The metal wire shelving on them was a pain for keeping things in...
Forum: Carpentry 10-18-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 111
Posted By TheConstruct
What model is that? I'd guess there is an insert...

What model is that? I'd guess there is an insert that makes it a full fence. Why its shaped like that, no idea and it looks more polished than the rest of the fence which is odd
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 304
Posted By TheConstruct
Oscillating tool

Oscillating tool
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 304
Posted By TheConstruct
It looks like the sheathing could be rotted as...

It looks like the sheathing could be rotted as well. Has the leak been fixed?? The only correct repair is to peel things back until you reach the end of the rot. That may involve the first course...
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 183
Posted By TheConstruct
That was my thinking as well. I bet I could...

That was my thinking as well. I bet I could whip something up with a counterweight and pulley...:whistling
Forum: General Discussion 10-16-2020, 11:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 183
Posted By TheConstruct
Exterior surface mount emergency sliding door/barn door/gate

The care home that the Mrs. works at has an an emergency exit door at the back of the building that leads to an alley. The door is inside a small alcove which the local homeless like to do drugs and...
Forum: General Discussion 10-15-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 472
Posted By TheConstruct
Your thinking is backwards. That doesn't need to...

Your thinking is backwards. That doesn't need to get jacked up, it needs to get taken down.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-13-2020, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 85
Posted By TheConstruct
Wow they were shooting water bad guys almost 100...

Wow they were shooting water bad guys almost 100 years before my country was even born.
Forum: General Discussion 10-10-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,537
Posted By TheConstruct
Just have the one truck and my motorcycle. I'd...

Just have the one truck and my motorcycle. I'd like to keep the Mrs' Jetta when she gets an SUV next year. It's so much easier to bomb around town and park.
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By TheConstruct
Is it causing issues? If not and it's been like...

Is it causing issues? If not and it's been like that for 40-50 years, why worry now?
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 207
Posted By TheConstruct
I've been curious about this as well. Talking to...

I've been curious about this as well. Talking to a few floor layers their feeling was that it would crack and was not something they had done before. My gut feeling is it would blow apart but I'd...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-08-2020, 11:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 236
Posted By TheConstruct
Honestly seems like a 10' straight edge would be...

Honestly seems like a 10' straight edge would be easier and faster.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-02-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 372
Posted By TheConstruct
Well I was almost having a change of heart until...

Well I was almost having a change of heart until I read the last few replies. Really what I'd like is a decent screw driver, knife, wood saw blade, file and something to open paint cans with. I...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-01-2020, 11:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 372
Posted By TheConstruct
Leatherman Surge / Gerber Centerdrive

Anyone own one or both of these two multi tools? Or any suggestions on others? Those two stood out to me. Leatherman has a t shank attachment which is interested for a saw blade. Gerber has a cool...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-27-2020, 01:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By TheConstruct
I'd be interested in trying the contour gauge. ...

I'd be interested in trying the contour gauge. I've bought a couple of the metal pin style ones and they always wind up bent.
Forum: General Discussion 09-26-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 834
Posted By TheConstruct
Too funny, at least the tile job looks like it...

Too funny, at least the tile job looks like it needs to be re done regardless.
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2020, 09:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 796
Posted By TheConstruct
Install a t bar ceiling at cabinet height. 8...

Install a t bar ceiling at cabinet height. 8 hours easy
Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-21-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By TheConstruct
The flatten procedure worked great. I used my...

The flatten procedure worked great. I used my forced air propane heater thinking it would be better than a direct flame. It didn't take much to get the Trex hot enough to be pliable and it seemed...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-18-2020, 01:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By TheConstruct
It's attached with Kameleon screws on the outside...

It's attached with Kameleon screws on the outside edges and Trex hidden fasteners between the middle. I'll try a torch. Worst case I need to redo the hatch. I've realized now a welded steel frame...
Forum: General Discussion 09-18-2020, 12:51 AM
Replies: 2,814
Views: 108,347
Posted By TheConstruct
Thanks man, used some tips and tricks learned in...

Thanks man, used some tips and tricks learned in your posts. Actually have a question in the decks forum I was hoping you'd see.
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