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Posted By jsb91010

We never open the windows, mich less while...

We never open the windows, mich less while raining! After we got like 3" of rain the other day there was standing water on the stool. I tried sealing outside so we'll see how that goes. The musty...
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I finally got time to take a look... this is what...

I finally got time to take a look... this is what I see when I removed the window stool. There was what looks like black felt type paper ontop of the 2x and under the felt It's a black substance that...
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I live in South TX, so I've only noticed...

I live in South TX, so I've only noticed condensation maybe 2 times and it was in the winter. The house was built in 2003. The drywall is still solid feeling. There is water damage on the sill though...
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There is no brown type shavings there, that must...

There is no brown type shavings there, that must be the reflection. The black powder ontop of the baseboards is what I was asking about. The window is under my front porch by about 5ft on that side...
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Posted By jsb91010

This is what is happening on the window sill...

This is what is happening on the window sill right above it.. oh and I guess just im the picture it looks like a crack ontop the baseboards, but in person it's caulked solid. <img...
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Posted By jsb91010

directly above it is a window sill. About a foot...

directly above it is a window sill. About a foot up just out of the picture. So I am looking at ripping the baseboard out there to check around? Possibly go ahead and rip up the window sill too? We...
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Posted By jsb91010

Possible mold? Need clarification please

I noticed this on top of my baseboard the other day. It's black in color and almost looks like gun powder (it's definitely not) and I wiped it up and it returned in a week. When looking at it I...
11-21-15, 01:05 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

did you guys buy online? I was just about to...

did you guys buy online? I was just about to order the Fleck 5600SXT because I had read so many good things about them... I am skeptical now to say the least, my old softener never leaked and it was...
07-22-15, 06:26 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

My old unit would keep the humidity at 45-48% all...

My old unit would keep the humidity at 45-48% all the time and it always felt nice and cool in the house. This unit just can't remove enough humidity because it only runs for 10 minutes. Is there...
07-22-15, 04:58 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

New A/C system too big?

Hey guys, my wife and I recently got a new system installed in our home and we got a few quotes and decided on a company that we deemed reputable. A guy came out and said we currently have a 4 ton...
06-22-14, 09:56 AM
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Posted By jsb91010

Direction to run 6x12" tiles?

Hey guys, we are unsure which way looks best to run these tile in our bathroom. Ive always been told you run them with the length of the room, but I feel it looks weird running them this way, and...
06-19-14, 02:57 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

trust me I looked to see if I could remove or cut...

trust me I looked to see if I could remove or cut the hole bigger but its holding the drawers on and its not possible.
06-19-14, 12:52 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

no offense taken sir, im not a plumber that's why...

no offense taken sir, im not a plumber that's why im here for advice! The reason for moving the pipes is because my new vanity is smaller and the cutout in the back for the piping needs the plumbing...
06-19-14, 11:38 AM
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Posted By jsb91010

The reason why I didn't think turning the T's...

The reason why I didn't think turning the T's would work is because all the pipes are on the same plane so if I try and go sideways with the pipes they will hit the other pipe. I would think that the...
06-18-14, 08:57 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

I figured out I cannot notch out a grove in the...

I figured out I cannot notch out a grove in the vanity for the drain pipe, so all 3 pipes will need to be moved... can I move them like I have pictured here below? I want move them all over and I...
06-17-14, 08:22 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

Moving sink plumbing over a little...

OK guys, I need to move my water supply line over about 10" or so as pictured in the picture. Is it OK if I have a bend like this? I am familiar with pvc glueing, but was wondering if these pipes...
06-16-14, 11:21 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

the subfloor is for sure 3/4" i measured with the...

the subfloor is for sure 3/4" i measured with the nail. And for sure 16" as measured by sticking a dowel in and hitting the first floor roof. It's hard to see the nails towards the middle of the...
06-11-14, 05:35 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

lol tile everywhere is boring! I like to have...

lol tile everywhere is boring! I like to have hardwoods downstairs, carpet up for bedrooms, and tile bathrooms just to make it hard haha... But I drilled a hole through the floor and stuck a dowel in...
06-11-14, 02:26 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

so once I get the OSB prepared I have to add...

so once I get the OSB prepared I have to add plywood ontop of that, then ditra ontop of that, then tile? Won't that make my floor vastly higher than the carpet leading into it? seems like a lot of...
06-10-14, 08:05 AM
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Posted By jsb91010

Jaz, I am concerned with anything and everything!...

Jaz, I am concerned with anything and everything! I was re reading your post and I was confused on what exactly youre telling me to do to find out the info you want. The house is built in 2003. The...
06-09-14, 08:02 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

OK fellas, been working on the bathroom whenever...

OK fellas, been working on the bathroom whenever I get a chance been super busy! The entire bathroom is gutted and the luan floor is gone.. no glue under it but a million long ass staples! I am in...
06-04-14, 10:10 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

Jazman, I am guessing I will need to pull up the...

Jazman, I am guessing I will need to pull up the luan wood so I can show you pictures of the subfloor. I don't know how I am supposed to tell you the size of the joists and stuff? The house is in San...
06-04-14, 07:00 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

why wouldn't I be able to glue it? All my...

why wouldn't I be able to glue it? All my plumbing pipes are all PVC, the entire house. I do swimming pool work, so I am familiar with cutting and gluing PVC piping, figuring it's just about the...
06-04-14, 06:36 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

I guess I am saying that even if I turn that 45*...

I guess I am saying that even if I turn that 45* elbow facing the other way there won't be room for the drawers to function or even go in because of the waste pipe and supply lines, giving that the...
06-04-14, 06:08 PM
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Posted By jsb91010

i googled Luan... to me it does look like that!...

i googled Luan... to me it does look like that! it's really thin I know that.. Once I do get it removed, i would then lay down cement backer board over my subfloor, then I can tile over that like I...
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