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Drip edge corners--overlap or cut

When the gable drip edges meet the one on the eave, do I overlap them, or do I need to cut and bend?

Thanks!
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I bought a Worx 16-inch 14.5 amp saw plus Tanaka...

I bought a Worx 16-inch 14.5 amp saw plus Tanaka oil from Amazon. I've run it maybe 20 hours in the last 6 weeks or so. It has done a fine job with the little trees and took down a 12-inch poplar...
08-07-17, 06:30 PM
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Thanks for the info. I did some reading, and...

Thanks for the info. I did some reading, and you're exactly right about deflection. And the moisture. So, I'm off to explore other options!

Thanks again!
07-23-17, 11:14 AM
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Posted By Arlo SC

Its floor is treated decking boards, a few years...

Its floor is treated decking boards, a few years old. The walls and roof are painted 2x construction.
07-22-17, 08:52 PM
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Posted By Arlo SC

Porcelain tile in the screen porch

Thinking about installing porcelain tile on the screen porch on the deck. Any special materials or details I need? Can I use regular plywood, cement board, tape, thinset, and grout that I used in the...
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Posted By Arlo SC

Thanks for the info and insight and help...

Thanks for the info and insight and help everyone!

My biggest tree is about 24" around, 7-8" across. Since I plan mainly to take down a handful of
smaller trees and prune some dead limbs and...
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Posted By Arlo SC

Thanks for the info, Geo. Anyone else have...

Thanks for the info, Geo. Anyone else have experience with electric saws? Or battery-powered ones?
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Posted By Arlo SC

Chainsaw recommendations

After 20 or so years, we are ready to start cleaning up the backyard :). The biggest trees I need to take down are maybe 24" around; most are much smaller. What brand and size chainsaw do folks...
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Posted By Arlo SC

I'm thinking now that the best course of action...

I'm thinking now that the best course of action might be to sub out the footer for the room addition and build the room. Then, in a couple of years--after saving up, add the deck with the usual piers...
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Posted By Arlo SC

Thanks for the answers! This is a great site I...

Thanks for the answers! This is a great site I wish I had found years ago.

So, would it be better to build the two as separate things? My original idea was that the deck and the room could share...
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Posted By Arlo SC

living space on a deck

I'm planning a new deck, 12 by 30. It will be about five feet off the ground, attached to the house. I would like to build it with the idea of enclosing part of it as living space in a couple of...
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