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I was just looking at that stuff last night while...

I was just looking at that stuff last night while trolling online looking for the stuff Pulpo was talking about. That looks like what I need on the front of the house where I have a brick...
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I am going to do some looking around to see if i...

I am going to do some looking around to see if i can find the membrane you are talking about. It sounds like that is as good as I am going to get.

Thanks for the help.
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Since I already have it dug up I figured it...

Since I already have it dug up I figured it wouldnt hurt to do it while it is easy to get to. At first I thought I would use XPS, but after doing some research I found out that is against code in...
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Do you know a brand name of this membrane? Does...

Do you know a brand name of this membrane? Does it have any insulating properties to the foundation? Without being able to use any foam below grade it seems that there is not much I can use that...
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sealing foundation

I have recently dug up and exposed part of my foundation to inspect a few things. I found that there is no sealer or coating of any kind currently in place. What would be a good product to use...
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Given your symptoms and a normal cranking sound ,...

Given your symptoms and a normal cranking sound , if I only had one grenade to throw at it I would replace the igniter(foreign speak for ignition module). Call around for prices if you are doing it...
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Try watching your compressor while it is running....

Try watching your compressor while it is running. You have to give it the evil eye to see what I am talking about. When you see it engage it should be a quick crisp engagement. If it is bad you...
01-08-11, 01:33 AM
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I thought about the paint issue after I had...

I thought about the paint issue after I had bonded the glass to the sash. From my experience in the auto/truck field the only thing I have seen stick reliably to a previously siliconed surface is...
01-07-11, 12:32 AM
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I used clear silicone to seat the glass to the...

I used clear silicone to seat the glass to the sash. I plan on using it on the trim side of the glass also. I sanded a little bit of the 90 degree corner of of the backside of the quarter round to...
01-05-11, 09:51 PM
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After the primer I just set the hidden side of...

After the primer I just set the hidden side of the trim on a couple of 16 penny nails. Not too worried about making the primer look good on that part of the trim. I will probably use that idea...
01-04-11, 05:52 PM
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All wood surfaces, exposed and concealed, have...

All wood surfaces, exposed and concealed, have been either primed(oil based)and painted or stained and polyied. I did that just for the reason you outlined and for any other moisture that may get to...
01-04-11, 12:50 AM
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I have one window out right now. I stripped both...

I have one window out right now. I stripped both sashes to bare wood primed, painted the outside and stained the inside. Also cleaned the aluminum side jambs of all paint and knocked out some minor...
01-03-11, 01:59 AM
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I havent looked locally yet but I intend to...

I havent looked locally yet but I intend to before trying to order online. I liked that site because it is easy to manipulate specs to see the price differences
Snellville is not very far away and...
01-01-11, 09:00 PM
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After going back and checking on the price on the...

After going back and checking on the price on the size I would need I found out I made a mistake on punching in the info. The $50 +/- is for annealed glass. It would be around $66 for tempered...
12-30-10, 10:06 PM
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It looks like it will cost about $50 +/- for each...

It looks like it will cost about $50 +/- for each sash from this particular website. I havent checked locally though. I guess I will cross that bridge when I come to it. I am going to do the...
12-28-10, 11:04 PM
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If I am reading the code right I am not required...

If I am reading the code right I am not required by that code to have tempered glass because it is not over 9 square feet. It had crossed my mind that it would be a lot safer if I used tempered...
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With a 1988 aod with the lollypop still in the...

With a 1988 aod with the lollypop still in the pan I would keep that 1500 handy. Its not unheard of for aod to go that long but at the first sign of problems you ought to go ahead and get it rebuilt...
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The corrosion may have followed the battery cable...

The corrosion may have followed the battery cable wiring inside the insulation. To check use a razor blade to cut a small slit into the insulation. Use a pick or something similar to pull the...
12-22-10, 10:27 PM
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The glass on the one window I have already done...

The glass on the one window I have already done was about 28"w x 24"h. I thought that I may be reaching the limit on the size of a pane of glass 1/8 thick. I have 4 floor to ceiling windows that...
12-17-10, 01:10 AM
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Posted By erob914

window glass

I am going to one at a time remove restore and reinstall the double hung windows in my house.(built in 1974) The windows have aluminum side jambs with coiled extension springs for balances.

The...
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Did the alignment tech start the vehicle after...

Did the alignment tech start the vehicle after the wheels were off the turntables? Its possible they aligned the wheels perfectly but with the steering box not centered. That will cause it to pull...
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I went from electric to gas because of breaker...

I went from electric to gas because of breaker box capacity and the cost adding gas service was only $150.00 opposed to $1700.00 for another 100 amps of electricity. I can run black pipe myself so...
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replacing ductwork

I have a 33 year old house that needs some work done to the a/c ductwork. I know its leaking from the drafts I can feel out of it when the air is not on. The insulation is also a little on the thin...
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