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01-20-20, 10:04 AM
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Posted By targa

Thanks for your input everyone. I decided...

Thanks for your input everyone.

I decided to remove the vinyl and 1/4" plywood as one as was suggested. Although I couldn't remember whether I glued the plywood to the sub floor which I find...
01-19-20, 12:28 PM
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Views: 617
Posted By targa

Btw, the floor joists are 10" wide on 16" centers...

Btw, the floor joists are 10" wide on 16" centers with a unsupported span of 12 feet
01-19-20, 12:25 PM
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Views: 617
Posted By targa

You guys just ruined my day. How hard will...

You guys just ruined my day.

How hard will it be to remove glued down sheet vinyl?

If I remove the sheet vinyl and 1/4" plywood, how thick will the new plywood need to be?

Is 1/4" thick...
01-19-20, 11:28 AM
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Views: 617
Posted By targa

Can I Install Cement Board Then Tile Over A Sheet Vinyl Flooring In A Bathroom

Need some advice and guidance regarding installing tile on the floor of a small 5' X 5' bathroom.

The floor currently has a single piece of good quality vinyl sheet flooring I installed about 15...
Replies: 2
Views: 1,382
Posted By targa

How To Safely Remove Door Hinges Having Dried Paint On Them

I know this will not be easy but how can I remove interior door hinges that has dried paint on them without splintering the wood around the hinge cutout?

I'm asking because I want to replace the...
Replies: 5
Views: 833
Posted By targa

Thank you XSleeper and marksr for your quick...

Thank you XSleeper and marksr for your quick responses.

However, XSleeper, I need to reread and think about your detailed description before I dare attempt it. In fact, I may need to ask for some...
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Views: 833
Posted By targa

Painting inside corners on an accent wall

I'm still working on the painting my kitchen from hell (started as totally wallpapered) and need advice again.

My wife wants to have one accent wall which would naturally be a different color than...
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Views: 323
Posted By targa

Need Input Regarding Sanding Interior Trim Before Repainting It

Currently I'm in the process of prepping to repaint the trim in my kitchen and I need advice.

Here are the details.

- trim is currently painted with oil based Benjamin Moore Imprevo oil paint...
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Views: 469
Posted By targa

Thanks Mark for the quick response. I will follow...

Thanks Mark for the quick response. I will follow your suggested approach.
Replies: 4
Views: 469
Posted By targa

Need expert advice regarding wall prep before painting

As the title states, I need some expert advice regarding wall prep before painting our kitchen.

Here is a summary of the facts:

1. Removed wallpaper from kitchen walls by wetting the wallpaper...
09-18-18, 03:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By targa

Thanks Pilot Dane for your information on door...

Thanks Pilot Dane for your information on door sweeps.

Apparently I was not looking in all the right places.

In any case, I'm going to visit with my friend and discuss the possible options to...
09-18-18, 04:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By targa

Pilot Dane, I'm not sure if a adjustable...

Pilot Dane,

I'm not sure if a adjustable vinyl sweep without a "drip cap" will work as a replacement for the existing white rigid aluminum one that has a built in drip cap.

At this point, if...
09-17-18, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By targa

2john02458 said- This is a reasonable...

2john02458 said-


This is a reasonable idea and one that I was considering as well. I'll take a closer look at the inside surface of the doors to see if this will work if I can't find a factory...
09-17-18, 06:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By targa

Pilot Dane, None of my searches turned up a...

Pilot Dane,

None of my searches turned up a 1 1/2" U shaped door sweep for any type of door and I did a lot of searching.

Are you permitted to tell me where you found them?

Thank you
...
09-16-18, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By targa

Trying To Find U Shaped Door Sweeps To Fit A 1 1/2" Thick Exterior Door

I am trying to help a good friend replace the door sweeps on her swing out exterior french doors which are high quality but older.

The current sweeps are U shaped where the bottom fingers rub...
Replies: 2
Views: 359
Posted By targa

It did turn out to be the receiver in the fan...

It did turn out to be the receiver in the fan housing.
Replies: 2
Views: 359
Posted By targa

Need Guidance On A Ceiling Fan With Light Problem

I am looking for some guidance regarding what could be wrong with my Hunter ceiling fan and ceiling fan light kit.

I have a 3 year old hunter fan with a hunter fan light kit attached controlled by...
09-12-17, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 776
Posted By targa

Any other thoughts or comments? Someone...

Any other thoughts or comments?

Someone must have experience filling in a pool or deep holes
09-09-17, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 776
Posted By targa

Removing/filling in an inground swimming pool

I have a 20 year old in ground pool with a vinyl liner that we plan to remove. Kids are gone, were retired and summers are just too short here in central New York.

I'm in the process of...
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By targa

Need Advice Regarding Proper Grouting Between Bluestone On A Outdoor Terrace

I'm helping a dear friend select a mason contractor to repair her bluestone outdoor terrace and I'm looking for some advice.

We live in Upstate NY where we get pretty severe winters with a lot of...
11-28-16, 04:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By targa

That was my original thought and the reason I...

That was my original thought and the reason I have been leaning toward a thin wood strip to cover the seam.

This is my daughter's house and I wanted to minimize what I had to do to replace the...
11-28-16, 03:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By targa

Based on everyone's comments, I'm going to...

Based on everyone's comments, I'm going to reconsider taping and compounding the seam.

I was careful to line up the new wall and the existing wall so I might be able to make it look seamless.
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11-27-16, 03:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By targa

How to hide a sheetrock wall seam ?

I'm replacing a open 3 foot tall and 7 foot long railing with a 3 foot tall and 7 foot long studded wall.

The new wall will attach to an existing 7 1/2 foot tall wall so I will have a 3 foot high...
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