valid points and tips!
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valid points and tips!
A steamer is a great way to remove wallpaper. I very much agree here.
I'll have to check them out. I'm always on the prawl for better equipment.
I wouldn't just rely on glue alone. If you must cover up the stairs, atleast use some tapcon screws to properly attach the decking down.
I completely agree..Impact drills are the way to go. With a cordless impact drill, it will actually give you better control and less breakage.
For a phillips bit recommend, I would say use the...
Any updates to your problem?
Couldn't have said it better. Good answer!
I've done the exact method you've described - only slightly different.
What I've done was also bend a piece of metal at the furthest point away from the deck to act as a rain gutter. Just as you...
By far, you'll always get your bang for your buck at a local lumber yard, like the above poster said. Yes it does cost a little bit more, but the quality decking you can buy is worth the investment....
LOL, you're not the only dunce to have done that!! I took me about a week or so to figure that one out also.."a pack of batteries later."
The best response here. Make life easier and just go over it. Also wrap the patio with pine or something to cover the patio edges.
:D:D:D lol, that a very good analogy -well put!
I agree with the above poster:D
Exactly, well said Ron!
Good advice, open up the walls to expose the structure. For front porch Ideas, have a look here for front porch ideas
Took the words right out of my mouth! I would rip a piece of 2x4 stock down with a 10 degree bevel on both front and back, and add biscuit joints, glue, sand, then paint..
In order to receive the newly updated tax rebate, your door or window must have a U-Factor of .30 or less to qualify. What is a U-Factor? U-Factor is a measure of the door or window’s overall...
It's possible that your window flashing has either failed, or was never installed, or there never was any to begin with.
The first thing you need to do is, remove the top layer of vinyl siding...
Is this screen door new? Did any directions come with the door? What style screen door is this? If none of the questions apply to you, just add a door sweep to the door.:)
By "Rods" he means tie into your foundation with "Rebar." Use that term when out shopping for supplies..
Your deck is 10 years old? I wouldn't sand it down either. Your wife is right about the chemicals in pressure-treated decking prior 2004.
Unless your deck frame is in really good shape, don't...
I recently wrote a good article on these same questions I come into when building decks. If you follow this link, it will direct you to the article I wrote on my home improvement blog
If you're looking to save money on your roof, than go over it. But it's better to remove the rubber entirely, so you can inspect all damage from the leak. Who knows, you might have some sheathing...
If you follow the link below, I just wrote a good article about this exact problem - with solutions to staining decks on my blog.