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    Re: Second-story laundry room is COLD!!!

    Thanks! I am pretty handy and do have a table saw. Are there any sites that would describe how the window should be shimmed/how to correct the problem? Framing the window in oak wouldn't be hard...
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    Re: Second-story laundry room is COLD!!!

    With the cold weather I've done some more investigation. It seems the window is actually leaking between the sash and the window frame. I notice no drafts around the upper sash (non-movable....single...
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    Re: Fireplace Problems

    Thanks for the info. Attached are the operation and install manuals for our fireplace:

    http://www.lennoxhearthproducts.com/resources/manual/Lennox_Hearth_BC-BR_Care_Operation_725041M.pdf
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    Re: Fireplace Problems

    Thanks for the responses. We have decided to convert back to wood. One other thing I forgot to metion was that a number of years ago we removed the outside siding and there was absoltely no...
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    Re: Window Problems

    And the last three:

    Weatherstripping along bottom of window:
    http://i926.photobucket.com/albums/ad105/pmsmith2032/20130926_170600_zps57f36b52.jpg
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    Re: Window Problems

    And a few more:

    http://i926.photobucket.com/albums/ad105/pmsmith2032/20130926_214557_zpse55f1838.jpg

    http://i926.photobucket.com/albums/ad105/pmsmith2032/20130926_214534_zpsf7efbd7c.jpg
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    Re: Window Problems

    Here are some pictures:

    Caulk Crestline rep added:
    http://i926.photobucket.com/albums/ad105/pmsmith2032/20130926_215634_zps87408964.jpg

    Gap between sill and drywall (normally covered with...
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    Re: Fireplace Problems

    And a few more:
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    Re: Fireplace Problems

    Here are some pictures:

    http://i926.photobucket.com/albums/ad105/pmsmith2032/20130927_054956_zps5309fc7b.jpg

    http://i926.photobucket.com/albums/ad105/pmsmith2032/20130927_054951_zps4bdbff84.jpg...
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    Re: Fireplace Problems

    Thanks! How difficult is it to install a 8" flue liner? Where can I buy it? Do they make something that allows the flue to be closed partially reducing the amount of hot air escaping up the...
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    Re: Second-story laundry room is COLD!!!

    Thanks. Unfortunately the window isn't trimmed in wood. Rather it's "recessed" inside the wall (2x6 construction). The window is framed with drywall on three sides with a wood ledge below. I did...
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    Fireplace Problems

    I am hoping someone might be able to help me with our current fireplace. We have the BR-42 which was installed by our builder approximately 7 years ago. Since then, our builder has gone bankrupt so...
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    Second-story laundry room is COLD!!!

    I am hoping someone might be able to provide me with some help on how to help with drafty windows. The windows in question are single hung Crestline windows (white vinyl on the inside and outside)...
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    Window Problems

    I am hoping someone might be able to help me with our current fireplace. We have the BR-42 which was installed by our builder approximately 7 years ago. Since then, our builder has gone bankrupt so...
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