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    Re: Help - My neighbors are sitting on my fence!

    Have you checked your local zoning laws? Many municipalities require a pool to be a certian number of feet from the property line.
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    Rustoleum Deck Restore

    Does anyone have experience with Rustoleum Deck Restore? What are your thoughts?

    My deck is about 15 years old and seems to be structurally sound, just looks bad. I have stained it in the past,...
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    Gas fireplace ignition

    I have a gas fireplace with a pilot light. The gas is turned on and off by a light switch on the wall. The switch stopped working and I have replaced it several times with a standard light switch I...
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    Paint cast iron drain pipe

    Can I paint the cast iron drain pipe running along the wall in my basement?

    If yes, I assume something like Rustoleum.

    Is there any other way to Camouflage it?

    Thank you
  5. Thread: Deck Stain

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    Deck Stain

    A few years ago, I had our deck professionally stained using a Cabot, Semi-transparent, oil based stain. It looked good the first year and then started flaking. I power wahed the deck this weekend,...
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    Does paint go bad?

    I had a quart of Benjamin Moore low luster enamel paint that I used to paint the basement bathroom below a tile chair rail. The walls were primed first using a Kilz primer

    The paint looked good...
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    growing grass over drywell cover

    In the middle of our front yard there is a 3ft x 3ft concrete square that covers a dry well for the basemant sump pump. I can not grow grass on this concrete block. I have tried adding several...
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    walls and floor

    We recently had a flood in the basement. I had to have the carpet and most of the drywall removed by a mold remediation company. My finished basement is now unfinished. I am thinking of tiling the...
  9. Thread: Tile adhesive

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    Re: Tile adhesive

    They are not old tiles. We had the floors done about a year ago and the toe kick matches the floor. The tiles were cut from the 12x12 floor tiles.

    Can not get in touch with the contractor and...
  10. Thread: Tile adhesive

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    Tile adhesive

    The porcelain tiles on the toe kick in the kitchen were installed using globs of ceramic tile adhesive. They have all now come loose. Is there a way to remove the gobs of dried adhesive from the...
  11. Thread: Night Light

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    Night Light

    I recently purchased a night light for the baby's nursery. The light does not work in any of the outlets in the house other than the GFI outlets in the kitchen and bathrooms.

    Should I change an...
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    painting closet interior

    What finish would you reccomend to paint the inside of a bedroom closet? The room is a pale yellow with white trim. I am planning on staining the shelves, and painting the walls white.

    Can I use...
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    crown moulding

    I will be installing crown moulding and painting in what will be the baby's nursery. I plan on painting the walls a pale yellow and the ceiling white. What color do I paint the moulding? Match the...
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    Direct vent furnace

    Our house has a direct vent furnace that vebnts to the outside of the house through the foundation. The outside vent is covered with a 4in x 4in plastic louvered vent cover. The problem I have is,...
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    Re: Painting over laminated pannelling...

    I recently painted the panneling in my basement and am very happy with the results. I lightly sanded the surface and then applied a tinted primer. Two oats of a latex topcoat and everything looks...
  16. Thread: Faux painting

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    Faux painting

    I am planning on repainting our master bedroom. The wall will be a light purple, and I am thinking of painting the wall behind the bed with a faux finish. I want to use a darker shade of purple and...
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