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07-24-20, 08:45 AM
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Posted By Kmurd

Rigid foam board installation questions

Iím installing 1 1/2Ē foam board insulation over two layers of wood siding. And then installing vinyl siding over that. Should I even bother with nailing strips? And whatís the best way to attach the...
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Views: 371
Posted By Kmurd

Need help to modify wood stove inserted in fireplace for a blower

Right now I have a wood stove that the previous home owner slid into a fireplace and put a blower behind it. It has worked ok but the fan isnít blowing like it used to. I was wondering what you all...
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By Kmurd

Metal roof snow avalanche prevention.

Last winter was the first winter in our new to us house. We have a metal roof and it slopes right down to our front door and driveway. Needless to say when the snow starts melting it avalanches onto...
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Views: 1,327
Posted By Kmurd

Cabinet doors and hinges

So itís been awhile since I last made cabinets, so I did some online research and ended up on information overload.
Iím building kitchen cabinets and Iíve got the boxes built and hung/installed,...
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Views: 383
Posted By Kmurd

Cabinet rails and stiles on face frame

What width(s) do most cabinet guys use and why? Iím building my own kitchen cabinets and Iíll be making my own raised panel doors with concealed hinges and I donít remember what the stiles should be...
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Views: 400
Posted By Kmurd

Install new fan on old radiant heat ceiling

Iím wanting to install a fan in my living room. However itís a radiant heat ceiling that still works. Itís too expensive to install a forced air system so I need to keep the radiant heat ceiling for...
03-02-19, 09:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,843
Posted By Kmurd

The fix

so i finally decided to experiment scraping off the popcorn texture to see if I could find the nail holes and try to fix it with screws. (If it didnít work I was going to tear it down). I am starting...
01-09-19, 09:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 549
Posted By Kmurd

Thanks all!

Iíve decided to go other routes on saving on my electric bill. Extra insulation in attic, new siding with additional insulation under it, possibly a pellet stove with a blower, LED bulbs and...
01-09-19, 08:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,843
Posted By Kmurd

Thanks for the link! I was using my phone and on...

Thanks for the link! I was using my phone and on the mobile site, so I copied and pasted the pic and of course didn’t work. I had to click on the full website version to see the go to advanced to be...
01-09-19, 08:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,843
Posted By Kmurd

I figured how to post a picture.... I hope!

I figured how to post a picture.... I hope!
01-09-19, 08:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,843
Posted By Kmurd

http://www.drywalltalk.com/f2/electric-heat-sheetrock-980/#/topics/980?page=1

Here is an interesting read. (http://www.drywalltalk.com/f2/electric-heat-sheetrock-980/#/topics/980?page=1)
01-08-19, 05:36 PM
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Views: 2,843
Posted By Kmurd

Hopefully the picture posted to my previous post....

Hopefully the picture posted to my previous post. If not it is says gold bond fire shield panelectric. There is no lath and plaster there is nothing in between trusses. On the panels it even says to...
01-08-19, 05:25 PM
01-07-19, 02:49 PM
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Views: 549
Posted By Kmurd

Great help guys, keep it coming! So just to...

Great help guys, keep it coming! So just to clarify that yes there is no duct work at all in my current house, it was a different house I owned that I ran duct work from an existing trunk line. ...
01-07-19, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 549
Posted By Kmurd

How hard is it to install a gas hvac central air?

Iím very handy I used to be a residential carpenter and am now an instrumentation and Controls tech and an electrical journeyman apprentice.
I am also overly cautious when Iíve never done something...
12-28-18, 11:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,843
Posted By Kmurd

Found the real reason I posted😆

I just doubly realized I was being somewhat lazy by not going up and checking how it was installed.
However I probably still would have posted after looking to make sure. I tend to get a little...
12-28-18, 09:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,843
Posted By Kmurd

Sheetrock sagging on ceiling radiant heat

I recently bought a house that was built in the 1970ís, and it is my first experience with radiant ceiling heat, and popcorn ceiling texture.
My main issue is in one room the ceiling sheetrock is...
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