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    Re: Smelly Hot Water

    Are you sure its not coming from the drain?
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    Re: Painting a Floor

    Rock hard putty or floorstone would also work.
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    Re: Paint over Solid Stain

    You should powerwash first and then let it dry for several days to remove all of the peeling paint.
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    Re: Watering lawn with big tree in yard

    there could me any number of problems, not enough sun, too sandy, bad soil, too much thatch, too much water, mowing too short, etc.
  5. Thread: Moles

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    Re: Moles

    I was receintly repairing a sprinkler head, and after digging it up i realized a mole hoad chewed holes in the lines, which explained why i didn't have any water pressure, after repairing the lines i...
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    Re: How do I prep old and damaged walls for paint?

    go to your local paint store and get information on dealing with lead paint. for the walls you could apply a knockdown texture to the walls with drywall mudd, you could buy paint with sand texture in...
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    Re: Pregnancy safe paint

    Paints with no VOC's
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    Re: Is it time to replace heater???

    you should get a new furnace with A/C it will save you money in the long run as the life of you existing furnace is probably nearing its end.
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    Re: How do I prep old and damaged walls for paint?

    You need to be carefull about sanding or stripping the paint, with a house that old there is a good chance that some of the paint may have lead in it.
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    Re: Water hammer, and arrestors don't work

    Could the pipes going down the wall to the shower valve be unsecured?
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    Re: Cold frame questions

    Try some rubber weather strip.
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    Re: New LED lighting

    I think it was CREE.
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    Re: Unsightly Brown Stains on Siding

    Could also be old stains coming back through the new paint?
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    Re: Interior door closes by itself

    try slightly bending the hinge pin.
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    Re: asbestos flooring

    did asbestos flooring come in rolls or just tiles
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    asbestos flooring

    i am working on an old house kitchen floor, does anyone know how to tell if flooring has asbestos in it, or what asbestos flooring looks like?
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    Re: Hydronic radiant heat on concrete slab

    It should work great over concrete, most of the heat will rise, some will be stored in the concrete.
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    Re: Help! My home has no roof insulation!

    Are the rafters exposed inside the house? if so you can insulate them and then sheetrock.
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    Re: Moms Garage leaks into house

    I think the product you used in you bathroom was probably level cure, or leveling compound, your garage floor doesn't need to be level it needs to slope so water can run out.
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    Re: Moms Garage leaks into house

    I would try concrete mix or tile thinset to make a small curb along the wall, be sure and use latex bonding liquid so it will stick to the existing floor.
  21. Thread: Recaulking tile

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    Re: Recaulking tile

    Are you sure its not grout? sounds like you need a tool for removing grout not caulk.
  22. Thread: shower membrane

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    Re: shower membrane

    I recommend the schluder membrane, you don't have to use durock behing it but you can if its already there.
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    Re: effervescing garage floor

    I recommend 2 part epoxy garage floor paint.
  24. Thread: What is this?

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    Re: What is this?

    Looks like some sort of hinge?
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    Re: Spray foam insulation in attic

    We used open cell foam and sprayed the rafters and walls last winter, so far it has worked great. you need to make sure you have good ventilation in all of your bathrooms, and make sure nothing...
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