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I just pressure washed it, probably wont be doing...

I just pressure washed it, probably wont be doing that again or at least ill be a lot more careful. What grit should I use?
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I ended up pressure washing it all and it cleaned...

I ended up pressure washing it all and it cleaned up quite good, still looks to be some mold or dirt in the boards. It did make the wood have a slight fuzz to it but nothing bad at all, due to this...
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Cleaning a nasty deck..?

My deck is about 10-15 years old and I don't think it has ever been cleaned in it's lifetime by the 2 previous owners. I want to clean it up and stain it this year so I started today by soaking the...
03-06-16, 12:49 AM
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Controlling weeds and moss in my lawn.

There is quite a decent amount of what looks to be like dandelions popping up in my lawn. It's mostly groups of them in certain areas all over my property so I was considering just spraying some...
Forum: Water Heaters
02-11-16, 12:07 AM
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Posted By Brandon Morey

gas or electric water heaters?

My water heater is pretty old so replacing it is something I am considering. My house has a gas one right now, but there is also wiring for an electric unit as well. Is there any benefits of an...
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Im on the west coast of Canada. It rains for 180...

Im on the west coast of Canada. It rains for 180 days of the year so its basically always wet out for 3 seasons but summers here are really dry and hot for a couple months on end. Just was wondering...
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Thanks everyone, I'll just go with staining it...

Thanks everyone, I'll just go with staining it every so often. Does anyone know how long a semi-transparent stain would last and if I should use oil base or water based?
02-05-16, 12:41 AM
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Laying sod over wood chips?

I have a 10x10' patch of dirt/wood chips from a tree that was removed a few years ago and the stump is still under it. Since it has the wood shavings mixed with the dirt it hold in water a lot and...
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Should I clean my deck annually or stain?

I planned on finishing my deck with semi-transparent stain. However, I'm not so keen on the maintenance and re-staining every couple years. Spending an hour and $25 cleaning it every spring sounds...
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Delay from switch to light fixture

I have some light fixtures in my house that have about a 1 second delay before turning on. 2 in the bathroom, 2 hallway lights and 1 of our outdoor lights. I've never had this happen in a previous...
06-16-15, 10:28 PM
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Garage door safety sensor wiring

I ended up shooting a staple right the one of the sensor wires. I don't have enough slack from the sensor to make it to the opener, however I do have enough wire from the opener to meet up where the...
04-08-15, 01:01 AM
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Refinishing laminate countertops

Hello, I hope this is in the right forum.

My house is for sale and the kitchen needs a facelift as of now. I've been looking into Rustoleum Countertop Transformations and I'm wondering if it...
02-19-15, 10:33 PM
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Posted By Brandon Morey

Bathroom Sink Flange or Gasket Leaking.

I recently installed a new faucet that came with a pop up assembly. I installed the new drain pipe that came with it and now there is a small amount of water that drips out from the nut that hold the...
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Im pretty sure that the old finish was off as I...

Im pretty sure that the old finish was off as I first used a stripper but it wasnt working that well, so i began to sand it. I then applied a coat of stain, figured out I didnt have all the finish...
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I've read all the instructions and followed them....

I've read all the instructions and followed them. I waited about 12-13 hours before putting on the poly. I spent all day sanding down the dresser and the stain was dry but it was a dark powder type...
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Staining/Finishing Wood Problems

Hi, I have started a bigger project than I should have taken on as I've never stained or refinished furniture before. I wanted to stain a dresser that is in my dining room so that the stain matches...
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I never thought about it even though its so...

I never thought about it even though its so obvious but our electric dryer is not vented outside, its just an indoor vent kit. It does create humid air in the house even though both fans in the...
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Upstairs temperature is usually about regular...

Upstairs temperature is usually about regular room temperature I would guess as I'm never overly hot or cold at any place in the house. Bathroom door is always open if nobody is using it and there...
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There is a shower in there and it's used about...

There is a shower in there and it's used about 2-3 times in the morning as its the only one. I turn on the bathroom fan while the shower is running and leave it on for awhile after. The door is left...
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The bathroom door is rarely left shut if not...

The bathroom door is rarely left shut if not being used and the heat(baseboard) because its never cold enough in there. The wall the the toilet is on is against a wall that is half outside and half...
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Lots of condensation on Toilet Tank

Lately i've been noticing lots of condensation forming on the tank of my toilet aswell as some on where the trap is located in the toilet.

I'm imagining that the toilet is original to the...
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Views: 702
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I don't want to go through the attic as its just...

I don't want to go through the attic as its just more inconvenient and in my opinion would perform worse. The garage is not insulated anywhere not even the attic, so no matter where it is, its going...
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my only concern is condensation forming on the...

my only concern is condensation forming on the duct work thats in the garage due to it being so cold in the winter months and having the same problem as before.
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Posted By Brandon Morey

Venting a Dryer questions?

Hello everyone, I've made a post on here before about venting my electric dryer. When we bought the house, the dryer was vented up through the ceiling, through the garage attic space and through the...
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Garage Door isnt Level?

So I have a single car garage door and I've noticed for the past few years that the door is not level. It has a drop of 1 inch from one side to the other. The floor to ceiling measurements are all...
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