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    My Fan Blows

    I have a 10 x 7 bathroom upstairs and we recently put in a higher end vent/light combination.I have seen many times on TV where the contractors hold a tissue up to the vent and it sucks to tissue to...
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    Holly Help

    I planted two beautiful female hollies about three months ago.They are in a great location with a good mixture of sun and shade.The proper amount and type of holly fertilizer was used in the...
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    Senior Members,are you out there?

    Hey Guys,I haven't got a responce to my "Sick Tree Needs Doctor" question.I have read,used,and appreciated your advice to not only mine,but other members problems.Do you have any ideas?Do I even have...
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    Sick Tree Needs Doctor

    My red maple is starting to drop 3-6 inch pieces of bark.I have also noticed a fungus looking light green spongy growth on the trunk.The two trees are full and beautiful in the spring and summer,and...
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    Re: screeks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    JLMCDANIEL,AND ****hiller thank you for your advice.I have learned alot from you both since I started using this site.I had seen these screws on the show and didnt know if you might have any other...
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    screeks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    My 80+ year old bungaloo has very noisey floors in the hall right at the bedroom door frame.The floors are made of the original tongue and groove wood,not sure what kind,but it is good quality...
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    Re: Stinky loads of laundry . . .

    my buddy had a similar problem,and it turned out to be the trap.
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    Loud Fridge

    My Whirlpool refridgerator is only 4 years old and seems to work well.There is no ice build up or leaking.It just runs loud at times,I think its when the frezer is on,but im not sure.Any ideas.
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    Re: Yard Drainage problem!!

    I am in no way an expert,thats why i use this site,but i would think adding top soil is the last step,not the first.You have to figure out what is going on under ground first,and work your way up to...
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    Re: French Drain

    Pay close attention,as jacktheshack stated to the position you place the drain.I had a professtional company(or so i thought)come in and do my house.They missed the water table and placed the drain...
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    Re: Sagging storm door

    I had a similar problem,I worked it just like dave357 suggested and have had no other problems.It was a very easy fix.
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    Re: Wife wants a window

    Glass block has come along way.There ara alot of styles you can see out of.You may want to do some research before you make up your mind.One thing I can tell you,its always better to give the wife...
  13. Re: Selecting an energy efficient screen/storm door for a historical 1880's house

    Charlie,I dont know about commputers myself,but i had my own screen door adventure.It sounds like we had the same goal.The local home centers sell many types of wonderful looking new doors that look...
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    Re: Window water

    Thanks for the info guys,i did a lot of upgrades to insulation and structure sealing this summer.I didn,t think i would see results this soon.I used good windows with all the energy saving features.I...
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    Re: The Money Pit - 1st-time Homeowners

    We are dying to see the end result.We took on a big project ourselves with a 1927 bungalo,but you are now my hero. Good Luck
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    Window water

    I have reli-built windows from a local home center.They are only 2 years old and were installed correctly.Its 29 degrees this morning here in west virginia,and my windows have moisture all over...
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    Re: another wet basement saga

    I had the same problem in my 1927 bungalo,only on a much bigger scale.I had to hire a professional company to put in french drains and a sump pump.Its not cheap,and very messy.I think Dwarfwytch is...
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    Re: cats in my gardens - help!

    My neighbor saves all the hair when they conb out their dog,they say it works,but I dont know.I have the same problem in my red multch,ive grown to hate all stray cats,and I really hate the idiots...
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    Re: What happened 2

    A.spruce,how do you think i should add seed?Its fall and a good time to seed for next year.Do you think just heavy reseeding over the yard will help correct the damage i caused
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    What happened 2

    ****hiller and A.Spruce of course you guys are right,amazing how we somtimes miss the obvious cause Thanks.I have put weed and feed on the yard,once in June and again in August,no luck.The weeds are...
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    Re: Very Old Insulation

    [QUOTE=Cush;4724]I have an attic with some very old insulation, it looks like charcoal and is silvery in color. I purchased some pink insulation and was wondering if I could just put it on top of...
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    What Happened??

    Last year I had A beautiful back yard.I had to dig a small ditch for a new water line and another for new drainage lines.I have been using a quarterly maintainance product for many years and have a...
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