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03-11-21, 04:30 AM
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Vapor barrier material and tape

Iím in Long Island New York. I just re-insulated a room using rock wool un faced insulation. What material can I use for a vapor barrier ? Would 4mil poly sheeting be ok? Also what type of tape...
02-27-21, 04:01 PM
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I'm guessing MR-SR is mold resistant sheet rock? ...

I'm guessing MR-SR is mold resistant sheet rock? Does that serve as your vapor barrier or did you not have one?

Some stuff I read suggest a fire resistant type material in the wall cavity like a...
02-27-21, 02:20 PM
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Basement wall/floor framing/insulation

Looking for recommended way to insulate and frame basement walls and floor.

I'm planning on putting foam insulation boards (XPS) over the exterior concrete walls in the basement. Do the walls...
02-21-21, 04:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 114
Posted By jaspers95

Moving toilet drain pipe

Current bathroom has a low ceiling height due to ducts and plumbing. I removed all the ducts but left with the toilet drain from above bathroom. Can this be moved closer to above subfloor? Thereís a...
02-16-21, 11:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By jaspers95

How close to the cement foundation can I run the...

How close to the cement foundation can I run the pvc? What kind and size pvc should I use ? Is there a recommended fitting to join the pvc to cast iron?
02-15-21, 05:43 PM
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Cesspool Drain Vent relocate

I have what appears to be a vent for our sewage waste line that goes out to our cesspool. Not sure why this is here but Iím not a plumber. Iím looking to relocate this so it doesnít protrude out from...
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Views: 295
Posted By jaspers95

Took your advice and finally had someone help me...

Took your advice and finally had someone help me attempt to fix this from the outside. Along the outside of the house these is concrete walkway so we had to break that up in order to dig out to the...
11-14-20, 08:28 AM
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Shower floor caulk discoloration (mold?)

I applied 100% clear silicone caulk to my shower floor. In some spots there is a dark color forming around the caulk. There may have been some grout colored caulk in some spots that I didnít remove...
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Leak where new basement foundation meets one

I had an extension put in and we extended our basement as part of it. Where the new basement foundation wall meets the old existing basement wall we occasionally have water coming in where they meet...
05-16-20, 06:42 PM
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Views: 735
Posted By jaspers95

that helped. I was able to get the clips on both...

that helped. I was able to get the clips on both hinges and I was able to get the left side back in. Still couldn't get the right side to come out since it's James in there pretty good. At least I'm...
05-16-20, 07:45 AM
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Posted By jaspers95

I think I got the left side on, but after opening...

I think I got the left side on, but after opening and closing it a couple of times it came out again. Did I even put the left side on properly? The hinge is hooked to the catch, but in the picture...
05-15-20, 08:13 PM
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Views: 735
Posted By jaspers95

I tried removing the door but I can't. The hinge...

I tried removing the door but I can't. The hinge on the right side is stuck and I can get it out. The hinge on the left came out too easily, but now I can't get it back in properly. I'm not sure hi...
05-05-20, 11:48 AM
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Views: 735
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Frigidaire oven door doesn't close all the way

I have a Frigidaire gas range/oven model PLGS389ECH and the oven door doesn't close all the way. Researching this I found that the hinge should be replaced which is part number 318024747....
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Posted By jaspers95

Attach decorative wood column to wood floor

What is recommended way to attach a decorative wood column to a wood floor? The column will be used to support a granite countertop overhang. The column will be free standing on the floor without...
01-20-20, 08:30 PM
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Views: 502
Posted By jaspers95

You suggested 1" long screws. Each cabinet is...

You suggested 1" long screws. Each cabinet is 1/2" plywood with 3/8" filler between for a total of 1 3/8". Do I need longer screws? Or does the tee nut protrude enough for it to work ?
01-20-20, 07:57 PM
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Views: 502
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Great, thanks for the help!!

Great, thanks for the help!!
01-20-20, 07:42 PM
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Views: 502
Posted By jaspers95

Ah, ok. Can you recommend which bolts/nuts to use...

Ah, ok. Can you recommend which bolts/nuts to use ? Never used them before, do they have them at the box stores ?
01-20-20, 07:26 PM
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Would the filler go between the cabinets from top...

Would the filler go between the cabinets from top to bottom? Or just across the top/bottom from front to back? In other words if my cabinet I'd 36" high by 12" deep do I use a 36" filler of 12"...
01-20-20, 05:59 PM
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I don't have room for fillers so I'll have to use...

I don't have room for fillers so I'll have to use the glue method and pin nail method. What do you recommend for pin nailing? I only have an 18 gauge brad nailer. Should I be concerned about...
01-19-20, 06:13 PM
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Views: 502
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Connecting face frames to angled wall cabinet

I'm trying to figure out how to connect the face frame of a straight wall cabinet to an angled end cabinet. There's not much to fasten to on the angled cabinet. Any suggestions?
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01-10-20, 07:56 PM
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Views: 436
Posted By jaspers95

Restain kitchen cabinet face frame

I'm attempting to re-stain 3 of my base kitchen cabinets. These cabinets were for an island that we are now Removing and reusing these for a new wall. The existing remaining cabinets are all light...
12-28-19, 06:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By jaspers95

Both ends of wall are open. There will be no real...

Both ends of wall are open. There will be no real load on wall. Here's a pic. Part of ceiling is open due to a leak from bathroom above
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12-28-19, 05:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
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Securing a non load bearing partition wall to ceiling

I've built a 6' wide partition wall that I'm looking to secure to existing sheetrock ceiling. The wall is free standing and has nothing attached on either side of it. Wondering how I can secure the...
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Views: 457
Posted By jaspers95

Repair hole in pre finished hard wood floor

I'm moving kitchen cabinets and now I'm trying to replace/repair the pre finished wood floor boards that have a exposed hole in them from an old central vac connection. Can someone recommend how I...
06-20-19, 04:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,710
Posted By jaspers95

This vanity came with the countertop already...

This vanity came with the countertop already adhered to the vanity. I'll detach it from the wall which will give me slightly more access and try to install faucet. Thanks for the suggestions !
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