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    Broken Door Knob

    Help,

    I have a door in my 1910 house that is stuck shut. This just happened the other day, the doorknob was working fine before that...

    The doorknob itself will turn normally, but it isnt...
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    Re: Built-in Hutch: Move or Sell?

    That hutch looks like its from earlier than 1945 (1910 - 1925 or so)... Maybe they built the house to look older? Too bad you have to get rid of such a nice piece. Would it be possible to install...
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    Cabinet Sourcing and Kitchen Design

    Has anyone used this website to order cabinets or used their design services?

    http://www.cab-net.com/rti/index.html

    Looks like they source Armstrong, DC, and BC cabinets. Any experience with...
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    Remove old socket

    Hi, I have an old electrical socket that I'd like to get rid of and patch up. Can i cap the wires and just leave them in the wall? What is the proper way to do this?

    My initial thought was to...
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    Re: Painting cast iron radiator

    Sorry, once again I forgot to subscribe. They should make it subscribe by default! Or, at least make it possible to subscribe w/o posting a new reply. :)
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    Painting cast iron radiator

    Hi,

    I need to paint an old radiator. Its currently painted pink! The paint is in relatively good shape, although it is chipped in spots.

    Ultimately I'm going to be covering this with an arts...
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    Re: Installing moulding onto plaster wall

    Thanks for the advice. I think I'm going to rent a finish nailer for the job. I cant see your pictures right now because photobucket is blocked at work, but I'll check them out later. I too am...
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    Re: Installing moulding onto plaster wall

    Ok, ive done some more reading, and it sounds like finish nails might not be strong enough to hold the picture moulding up let alone keep it up with picture frames hanging from it.

    has anyone used...
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    Installing moulding onto plaster wall

    Hello,

    I'm planning to install a picture moulding in my dining room.
    The walls are lath and plaster. Can anyone tell me what the best way to attach the wood moulding is?

    I'd prefer not to...
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    Re: Installing moulding onto plaster wall

    Posting a reply because I forgot to subscribe to the original post.
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    Installing moulding onto plaster wall

    Hello,

    I'm planning to install a picture moulding in my dining room.
    The walls are lath and plaster. Can anyone tell me what the best way to attach the wood moulding is?

    I'd prefer not to...
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