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11-08-07, 03:14 AM
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Posted By LONDONDERRY

SO what your saying is its possible to have more...

SO what your saying is its possible to have more than two c-nat colonies in one house? Lucky for me I'll be residing the house in the next 3 weeks.

Here is another question. When is the best...
11-07-07, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,815
Posted By LONDONDERRY

So an update to my c-ant issue. two weeks ago I...

So an update to my c-ant issue. two weeks ago I have to replace more structural wood rot on the other side of the house, and as I was removing some sheathing I discovered a big c-ant nest inside the...
10-26-07, 05:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,337
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Is this because if I cut the rim joist and remove...

Is this because if I cut the rim joist and remove all the wall studs and sill plates at once, the rim joist is unsupportive and could sag? Even though I'm using lally columns to support the joists...
10-26-07, 03:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,337
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Thanks a lot I really appricate it. So in what...

Thanks a lot I really appricate it. So in what scenerio do you add outside braces and blocks to a house? BTW after I removed all stair case. It looks like a section of the outer sill rim might be...
10-25-07, 09:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,337
Posted By LONDONDERRY

So from reading your posts, it sounds like I do...

So from reading your posts, it sounds like I do not have to all bracing to the outside of the house?
10-25-07, 03:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,337
Posted By LONDONDERRY

BigJax- Thanks for the reply. Last night I got...

BigJax-
Thanks for the reply. Last night I got 7 lally columns to support the section of the wall that need to be repairs. Upon closer inspection, the area with the big hole in it, will all so...
10-24-07, 11:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,337
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Okay here is an update. I was in my basement,...

Okay here is an update. I was in my basement, which the concrete foundation is up to my waist, and I removed some drywall and saw that the sheathing has been eaten away by chipmuncks and squirrels...
10-11-07, 05:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,337
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Supporting A House

I have a question about supporting a house. I have a brick stairscase that where never flashed against the house sheathing. So some time next week I'll be demoing the bricks out. I'm more that...
10-05-07, 04:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,815
Posted By LONDONDERRY

False sense of relief

Last week I was going to replace a sliding patio door and all the wood sheathering, rim sill, and wall joists where rotted. The bottom sill plate was rotted in some spots and there was a nest of...
09-26-07, 04:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,505
Posted By LONDONDERRY

cut and paste on the below link to view the...

cut and paste on the below link to view the pictures.
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09-25-07, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,505
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Wood Rot Issue

So this past weekend I was going to replace a sliding glass patio door 80"x72", that is until I removed the wood trim and the bottom kick plate under the patio door and all the sheathing is dry...
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Views: 1,156
Posted By LONDONDERRY

hairline scratchs I could care less about because...

hairline scratchs I could care less about because they can be sanded down. It is the dings and dents that are bothering me, we had the floor for 3 years and it looks worst than my parents floor that...
Replies: 11
Views: 1,156
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Then the flooring I have might be a softer...

Then the flooring I have might be a softer oak,where oak wood has many varities? If the future if I strip and resand and polyurethane the floor it will that increase the hardness?
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Views: 1,156
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Prefininshed hardwood

I had prefinished hardwood flooring installed 3 years ago. Since then the finishing is scratched lightly and dings and dents. I'm not imnpressed with prefinished, because I go over my mother's...
Replies: 8
Views: 870
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Well I can't speak too much for your car. ...

Well I can't speak too much for your car. However, Nissan Altimas had a similar issues where oil would by-pass the distributor seal and screw out the timing, thus the car will stall out and restart...
Replies: 12
Views: 1,109
Posted By LONDONDERRY

I would put a can of bg44 in my tank or BG quick...

I would put a can of bg44 in my tank or BG quick clean. They are expensive but do a fine job

http://www.bgprod.com/products/products.html
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Possibly The Starter?

Possibly The Starter?
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Views: 5,310
Posted By LONDONDERRY

I don't know the manufacture. I would be hestate...

I don't know the manufacture. I would be hestate to save $10 on motor oil. Be aware if its full syn or a mix. I would post this question on "Bob the Oil Guy"

Frank
04-18-07, 04:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,788
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Well I found out where the water in migrating...

Well I found out where the water in migrating into the house. Last night, after work, I removed the bottom interior trim and the dry wall was wet. I cut a 1 ft wide x 4 ft long section out and the...
04-17-07, 12:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,788
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Okay my mistake. The windows are being...

Okay my mistake.
The windows are being installed on existing siding; this is not a new construction house just new construction windows, the house was built in '77-78 time.
I undertstand your...
04-17-07, 07:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,788
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Window leaking

I installed a Pella Proline double hung two windows wide each 33"x57", per the manufacutures installation method. This past weekend we had a big northeaster storm, high winds and torrential...
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Views: 2,759
Posted By LONDONDERRY

When was the last time the truck was tuned up? ...

When was the last time the truck was tuned up? How old is the battery, oil changes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1,464
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Did you check the gap spacing on the spark plugs?...

Did you check the gap spacing on the spark plugs? Your engine might not have a distributor, as most car engines manufactured to do. The timing is controlled throught the OBD
Replies: 10
Views: 3,305
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Nissans have there fule pump in the tank as well....

Nissans have there fule pump in the tank as well. You can drain out 30 gallons which is difficult to find a container that big, or drive the car until you can remove that much gas or bring it to a...
Replies: 5
Views: 789
Posted By LONDONDERRY

Do the simple things fist Rotate the tires move...

Do the simple things fist
Rotate the tires move the front ones to the back, if the vibration dissapears then you have an issue with the tire and not the suspension.
If that does not work then you...
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