Search: Posts Made By: Perryjr84
Showing results 1 to 25 of 36
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By Perryjr84

If you take the valve stem(s) into a hardware...

If you take the valve stem(s) into a hardware store they can give you the proper washers. Most likely they are only 25 cents a piece or so...
08-06-15, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By Perryjr84

I wrote an article a few months back that may...

I wrote an article a few months back that may help you understand what marksr is suggesting. PJMAX is also valid when he mentions that a drain is not a solution to the infiltration problem.....
...
Replies: 8
Views: 4,509
Posted By Perryjr84

In the future if you are just looking to store...

In the future if you are just looking to store the brush in between coats, place it in a ziploc bag and store in the freezer. Then when completed give it a good cleaning with the recommended solvent....
07-24-15, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 610
Posted By Perryjr84

Thanks Dane.....I work at a lumber yard so I...

Thanks Dane.....I work at a lumber yard so I guess I'll give myself a call lol!

I appreciate it all the same
07-24-15, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 610
Posted By Perryjr84

Post sleeve with clipped corners

Has anyone seen a post sleeve like the image attached? Have a client looking to add on to existing and I've never seen a sleeve like this.....

Thx in advance
53737
07-24-15, 08:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 898
Posted By Perryjr84

Furd: when accessing forum from my phone no...

Furd: when accessing forum from my phone no location is shown......do I need to change a setting?
Replies: 4
Views: 638
Posted By Perryjr84

How did you I stall the dripedge? On gables...

How did you I stall the dripedge? On gables (sloped sides) it should be installed over the underlayment. On the horizontal eaves it should be under the underlayment.

If the pitch is 3/12, the felt...
07-23-15, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 898
Posted By Perryjr84

I work for a pro builder lumberyard and I am...

I work for a pro builder lumberyard and I am amazed that anyone would ever buy installed services from a box store. Their profit margins are RIDICULOUS, and unless you need the financing they offer I...
07-23-15, 06:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,274
Posted By Perryjr84

Hardie will most likely not warranty fastening...

Hardie will most likely not warranty fastening their product without a mechanical fastener.

I've looked through their product installation guide and it does not cover this type of install...
Replies: 13
Views: 2,257
Posted By Perryjr84

Another vote for TSP. Also works to remove algae...

Another vote for TSP. Also works to remove algae streaks from shingles, as a house wash, and to clean decks
07-22-15, 11:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,274
Posted By Perryjr84

Glue itself may not be a permanent solution....

Glue itself may not be a permanent solution. ....can I ask why you are afraid to use a mechanical fastener?
Replies: 4
Views: 612
Posted By Perryjr84

It is possible that the finish has not fully...

It is possible that the finish has not fully hardened (cured). Even though the finish is "dry" after 24 hours is not not fully cured. (Which is why Minwax wants you to wait 7 days before installing ...
07-19-15, 06:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 26,339
Posted By Perryjr84

I agree with Pulpo that ideally you want no...

I agree with Pulpo that ideally you want no apparant moisture in your carpet.

When I am performing a home inspection, moisture meters can tell me a lot about a home's building envelope. A reading...
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By Perryjr84

If you are sure it goes nowhere, you should be...

If you are sure it goes nowhere, you should be able to remove it.

The bigger recommendation is to install a 6 mil vapor barrier on the floor if your crawl space. All seams should overlap at least...
Replies: 5
Views: 837
Posted By Perryjr84

Try looking into what is called an engineered...

Try looking into what is called an engineered wood laminate floor. In most cases you still need a pad supplied by the manufacturer to act as a vapor barrier.

The key is to find a flooring rated...
Replies: 3
Views: 604
Posted By Perryjr84

If you are spraying the rafter cavities...

If you are spraying the rafter cavities themselves you REALLY should run baffles from the vented eaves to a vented ridge. I have seen a number of asphalt roofs fail prematurely when ventilation is...
07-10-15, 07:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,135
Posted By Perryjr84

Since you are wiring outlets, it may be best to...

Since you are wiring outlets, it may be best to use 12-2. For just a few feet of wiring the cost shouldn't break the bank. 14-2 is generally only run for lighting fixtures.

Sch40 is perfectly...
07-10-15, 06:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 659
Posted By Perryjr84

What kind of tester are you using? If it is a non...

What kind of tester are you using? If it is a non contact tester, they are designed to test for an electrical field within a general area. Therefore if you get it close enough to the outlet it will...
Replies: 3
Views: 570
Posted By Perryjr84

In my part of the country I typically retail a...

In my part of the country I typically retail a basic 29ga panel around $70 per square (material only). Depending on the amount of accessories you need it may net approx $90-$100 when it's all said...
07-09-15, 03:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,960
Posted By Perryjr84

If you are open to the idea of PVC, Versatex...

If you are open to the idea of PVC, Versatex makes a pretty good system. They have a product line called Stealth Trim that has integral J chanels, drip edges and window flange grooves cut into it....
Replies: 3
Views: 1,043
Posted By Perryjr84

Good afternoon, If the building is 12 long...

Good afternoon,

If the building is 12 long with the trusses spanning the 10' width, then you only need 7 trusses (not 8). They should be spaced 24"o.c. The 22.5" spacing you mentioned is how far...
Replies: 9
Views: 3,877
Posted By Perryjr84

Yes 1/2" is sufficient (wouldn't hurt to use...

Yes 1/2" is sufficient (wouldn't hurt to use plywood clips), and OSB will be 8 or $10 less a sheet than plywood. In fact some home builders in my area still use 7/16 OSB (with clips) on roofs, but...
07-08-15, 05:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By Perryjr84

Was the washer hard piped into the drainage pipe?...

Was the washer hard piped into the drainage pipe? In my locality washers are to discharge into an "air gap", meaning the end of the washer hose is loosely set into a larger diameter pipe or laundry...
07-08-15, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,268
Posted By Perryjr84

But just to be clear. ....the pipe is venting to...

But just to be clear. ....the pipe is venting to the outside right? That's what my biggest concern was. .......if it is venting into the attic then you will have major issues!
07-08-15, 01:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,268
Posted By Perryjr84

It's a little unclear to me what you ate trying...

It's a little unclear to me what you ate trying to do, so I apologize if this response isn't applicable. .....

First thing: what is this venting? You really should have a minimum of 1" clearance...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 36
 


 
Forum Jump