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09-14-07, 09:07 AM
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Posted By peggysue

Thank you. That's just what I was looking for!

Thank you. That's just what I was looking for!
09-13-07, 09:19 AM
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Views: 7,158
Posted By peggysue

Installing OTR microwave

I would like to replace my stove hood with a microwave oven.

I keep getting different answers about how much space is necessary between the bottom of the cabinets to the surface of the stove. I'm...
08-06-06, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 15,743
Posted By peggysue

Okay, this is very humiliating, but I'm posting...

Okay, this is very humiliating, but I'm posting it in case someone else has this problem.

I gave my dog a bath in a panic a few weeks ago after she got skunked. I have the shower attachment with...
08-06-06, 08:05 AM
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Views: 15,743
Posted By peggysue

Thank you all. A bad faucet is possible (the...

Thank you all.

A bad faucet is possible (the water here corrodes badly) since I've changed 3 of them so far, but have 2 yet to do.
08-05-06, 07:23 PM
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Views: 15,743
Posted By peggysue

Thanks for your reply. No, I do not have any...

Thanks for your reply.

No, I do not have any instant hot water system anywhere. This cold/hot/cold thing is happening on all my faucets - 3 bathroom and 1 kitchen AND the water in my basement...
08-05-06, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 15,743
Posted By peggysue

Hot water from "Cold" faucet??

Lately, when I turn on a Cold faucet in any bathroom or in the kitchen, the water runs cold for about 3 seconds, then turns to warm/hot for another 3 or 4 seconds before again turning cold.

What...
08-02-05, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 951
Posted By peggysue

When I had my floor tiled, I had to have plywood...

When I had my floor tiled, I had to have plywood put on top of the vinyl, since mine was glued down securely and would have been way too much work and trouble to take off.

Do not put tile on top...
08-02-05, 07:15 PM
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Views: 853
Posted By peggysue

Slate tiles on wall??

I have a slow combustion stove in the corner of my family room. It's at angle and the walls behind it are drywall.

The stove is not used very often, but when it is, it get very hot.

I would...
06-22-05, 07:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,132
Posted By peggysue

I live in a very sandy area as well and have a...

I live in a very sandy area as well and have a dog, and decided that tile would be best in my kitchen. I have hardwood in other areas of my house but for standing up to wear and tear, I think tile is...
06-16-05, 09:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 772
Posted By peggysue

Thank you! The tile is glazed terracotta, so I'll...

Thank you! The tile is glazed terracotta, so I'll keep the sealer off it!
06-16-05, 11:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 772
Posted By peggysue

New tile question?

I just had new tile installed in my kitchen. The grout is light coloured and sandy. How and what can I use to keep it from getting dirty and grungy?

Thanks.:)
06-14-05, 06:33 PM
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Views: 1,131
Posted By peggysue

Wow! Going to check out that site right now. ...

Wow! Going to check out that site right now.

Thanks so much!
06-13-05, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,131
Posted By peggysue

I had no idea about this and will look into it. I...

I had no idea about this and will look into it. I think adding ductwork would be prohibitively expensive.

Thank you very much!!
06-13-05, 07:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,131
Posted By peggysue

No, I have no ductwork of any kind. I live in...

No, I have no ductwork of any kind. I live in Canada and have only electric baseboards and my whole house is electric. It's not expensive - total bill about 150$ every two months..

My home is a...
06-11-05, 01:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,131
Posted By peggysue

Central a/c requirements??

My home is heated by electric baseboards only. I have no furnace. Would central air conditioning be possible, or do I need a furnace? Any idea of cost without furnace? My home is 2500 sq.feet.
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Views: 1,549
Posted By peggysue

I had the same problem you did, and when I...

I had the same problem you did, and when I followed the wonderful advice given here, it worked perfectly.

You can check out my question and the answers HERE...
07-22-04, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,698
Posted By peggysue

What is the best way...

to remove vinyl flooring and prepare the plywood subfloor for ceramic tiles?

How do I get the backing material and glue off the floor? The floor is level, so hopefully I won't need to put anything...
Replies: 4
Views: 1,597
Posted By peggysue

It worked! Thankyouthankyou!!!!:) Very good point...

It worked! Thankyouthankyou!!!!:) Very good point about checking how the old fixture was connected - I'll be sure to do that in the future!
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Views: 1,597
Posted By peggysue

Thank you! I will try this first thing tomorrow....

Thank you! I will try this first thing tomorrow. And no - there is nothing else connected with this switch - just a single wall fixture in a tiny powder room.

I will let you know if it works....
Replies: 4
Views: 1,597
Posted By peggysue

Help! Wall fixture

I've changed several lighting fixtures, but am now stumped.

I had a two-light fixture over my bathroom mirror. I bought a one-light fixture to replace it.

There are two white, two black and one...
10-03-02, 02:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,183
Posted By peggysue

Thank you

Guess I better re-think what to do with my kitchen floor!
10-02-02, 08:57 AM
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Views: 1,183
Posted By peggysue

Peel 'n stick tiles?

I want to put these tiles over an existing vinyl floor in my kitchen.

The floor I have now has no embossed patterns, but does have tiny pockmarks in the finish.

Any particular problems, or...
12-17-01, 03:46 AM
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Views: 820
Posted By peggysue

12-16-01, 06:11 PM
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Views: 820
Posted By peggysue

Smile thanks!

I need all the help I can get!
12-16-01, 02:34 PM
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Views: 820
Posted By peggysue

Kitchen faucet

Help! My kitchen faucet just came off in my hand. I have never changed a faucet assembly and need to know if it is difficult. It's a single faucet with c/h on either side. thanks!
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