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11-10-16, 07:08 PM
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Posted By Yeshecan

OK, so not true that they really don't smell that...

OK, so not true that they really don't smell that bad. ("Poison works best if there is water supply" what? On top of feeding them bacon I have to leave a bowl of water??? They'll think it's a spa and...
11-09-16, 09:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

...at the risk of losing the focus of the post,...

...at the risk of losing the focus of the post, which was snakes -I mean, RATS!
This is the good-for-nothing-other-than-magazine-cover-girl cat that stayed in my garage and probably just played...
11-09-16, 05:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,126
Posted By Yeshecan

So sorry pic didn't upload. Here it goes. AA...

So sorry pic didn't upload. Here it goes. AA battery for scale.
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So, builder grade basic laminate in situ (no premolded), going all the way to cabinets.
If I don't cut, a very cheap amateur...
11-09-16, 01:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

Ha! funny that you say that, the very 1st thing I...

Ha! funny that you say that, the very 1st thing I did was to borrow a neighbor's cat for 2 weeks, all night in the garage. I though cat vs. rat was a given, but this apparently was a cozy house-cat...
11-08-16, 11:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

Ok, last post of the day (or first, depending how...

Ok, last post of the day (or first, depending how you look at it)
But I had an idea for the garage door: metal mesh (no chicken wire!) nailed to the inside of the door. Besides gasket. That will...
11-08-16, 05:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

Wait is fine with me, as I am overwhelmed with...

Wait is fine with me, as I am overwhelmed with the rest of it anyway.
But:
1) concerned about bacon attracting EVEN MORE RATS that can easily get in,
2) what do I put after (if ever 😜) they are...
11-08-16, 06:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

I'm so glad I came to this corner of the...

I'm so glad I came to this corner of the internet!
Thank you guys for sharing!!!!
I have to agree that these animals are at least super cautious, so I'll wait to set traps -especially because I had...
11-07-16, 09:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

Yes, my traps have traveled. Ha! I didn't know...

Yes, my traps have traveled. Ha! I didn't know that was so common, so I must tie traps to something.
These guys don't make it easy at all!
I guess I'll put them there, with bacon (raw?) but not...
11-07-16, 05:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

@PAbugman I can start with snap traps, yes I...

@PAbugman
I can start with snap traps, yes I can. What size?
You seem to trust snap traps very much, I am a little less hopeful because I have the (small, 30'x40' aprox) attic mined already with...
11-06-16, 08:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,126
Posted By Yeshecan

Question Cutting laminate countertop already installed

Ok, you experts. I had a laminated countertop for 12 years. Time for a change (aged, burnt and scratched at places, but mostly eyesore)
I'm remodeling on a budget, if I had it my way I'd take away...
11-06-16, 07:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,619
Posted By Yeshecan

I realized that the mobile version did not allow...

I realized that the mobile version did not allow uploads, but desktop did :-)
There are all sort of clothes hangers, including some that look like a piece of art...
This is just an idea:
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11-06-16, 03:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,649
Posted By Yeshecan

@Handyone Yeap, with filter (appreciate your...

@Handyone
Yeap, with filter (appreciate your advice, though!)
There is no suction at all, as if the vent were not there. But nevermind this, point is, outside vent is so much better.
11-06-16, 03:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,044
Posted By Yeshecan

I had a tile kitchen counter in two houses (total...

I had a tile kitchen counter in two houses (total of 6 years). Yes, stuff can fall on the grout (use a sponge, grout is basically concrete, it takes anything!). If it stained, add a drop of bleach (I...
11-06-16, 02:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

@chandler and PAbugman All I hear sounds good...

@chandler and PAbugman
All I hear sounds good to me.
I am not fond of snakes, and totally know this one will be on its own, not planning on telling it what to do. But as long as it remains single 😉...
11-06-16, 12:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,619
Posted By Yeshecan

Yes, you can do both. 2 things to check first: ...

Yes, you can do both.
2 things to check first:
1. It seems that although it is a double door, you only use the right one, correct?
2. Also, I'm guessing from the pic that the thin ledge on the...
11-05-16, 10:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,044
Posted By Yeshecan

Also, there is tiles. Wait! Really, I've seen...

Also, there is tiles.
Wait! Really, I've seen in this last year, tiles laid on top of formica or just plywood counters: small glass tiles, large stone (marble, slate) tiles, composite using cute...
11-05-16, 10:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,044
Posted By Yeshecan

Yes, concrete! I had laminate in a house I bought...

Yes, concrete! I had laminate in a house I bought 12 yrs ago, and can't wait to finish this remodel.
Check the concrete DIY vids out there. There is a way you can have all the benefits of the...
11-05-16, 10:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,649
Posted By Yeshecan

Yes, worthy! I regret during my ongoing...

Yes, worthy!
I regret during my ongoing remodeling having put, again, mw/recirculating vent combo. This newer, upgraded type has zero efficiency. Whole house smells like whatever was cooked...
11-05-16, 09:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,354
Posted By Yeshecan

Rat in attic: get a snake?

So, I need these guys out. 🐀 = 💥
I lived in this home (a 2-story duplex) for 12 years. Never had more than the odd roach. Or a tiny lizard that got in accidentally. Texas. Till this spring. Started...
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