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08-31-20, 10:15 AM
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Posted By Agostomortal

Thanks for your quick response, I understand and...

Thanks for your quick response, I understand and agree to that. But unfortunately money is very low and I can't do the work myself.
08-31-20, 06:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By Agostomortal

Thank you guys, the fence was there when I move,...

Thank you guys, the fence was there when I move, the posts stand 6 feet, so I am assuming they are 8 feet long with 2 on the ground. The idea is to add a horizontal open trellis type of extension...
08-30-20, 04:19 PM
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Views: 472
Posted By Agostomortal

Fence post extension (4x4)

I have to add a 2 feet extension on my wood fence post (4x4x8 with 2 below the the ground)) How would you attach the extension? Would 2 of these tie plate work ok with one on each side (L+R) leaving...
Replies: 5
Views: 381
Posted By Agostomortal

Hi Marq, I Don't know anything about concrete,...

Hi Marq, I Don't know anything about concrete, cement or building but are you saying there is no way to patch it (why?) add anything to the side, then fill the whole or spaces with cement or the...
08-21-20, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By Agostomortal

I was thinking of something like this, I don't...

I was thinking of something like this, I don't personally like lattice but I will look for lightweight wood panels with space in between for the climbing plants
thanks!
08-21-20, 10:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By Agostomortal

ideas for extending height on old wood fence

Hi, I have this old wood fence on an area of my backyard that I will be renovating. The area si very low and needs to be leveled and raised. This will make the fence even shorter. I would like to...
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Views: 381
Posted By Agostomortal

Thanks Marq1, I am not looking to widen it, I am...

Thanks Marq1, I am not looking to widen it, I am looking to fix the edge of the concrete before painting. What are the possible solutions?
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Views: 381
Posted By Agostomortal

Fixing and or add edging to walkway.

I have this concrete walkway into the house. I like the fact that it has a smooth and straight (has pitch) surface so I can roll a cart and makes it easy to go in an out. But the edges are...
Replies: 4
Views: 497
Posted By Agostomortal

thanks for your quick reply, that is exactly what...

thanks for your quick reply, that is exactly what I want to know before trying heavier stuff, If the top would be damaged. I would try your suggestions.
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Views: 497
Posted By Agostomortal

Thanks for your quick reply, the underside does...

Thanks for your quick reply, the underside does not look the same as the top at all, its the same material but not the same finish so it would not work.
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Views: 497
Posted By Agostomortal

Cleaning Stain from a Textured Metal (bronze) coffee table

Hi,
I have a white stain (don't know what is it, it could be nail polish or similar) on this coffee table (see pic below). I a afraid that trying to clean it would damage the surface of the table...
10-25-13, 03:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,248
Posted By Agostomortal

Thanks guys, all good ideas. The concrete floor...

Thanks guys, all good ideas. The concrete floor as you see on the first picture measures 36'' (3 foot) but the base of the bushes on each side are far apart (at least 2 foot) so I am calculating that...
10-24-13, 02:14 PM
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Views: 2,248
Posted By Agostomortal

ok, so for something that wide..then I would have...

ok, so for something that wide..then I would have to use a bigger post?
Can you direct me to some examples of diagonal brace kits for garden gates I could not find any.
Also, I am good at following...
10-24-13, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,248
Posted By Agostomortal

Walk wood gate (or whatever is called) in front yard

Hi everyone.
I have installed hedges on my front yard, for privacy and mostly security of my two toddlers so they can't run into the street. After waiting patiently for about a year, (they are...
06-25-13, 03:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

I did my research and I found out about the...

I did my research and I found out about the groover and the trowel and I watched a video about making those lines. The reason why I ask you guys is in relation to my specific situation. I learned the...
06-25-13, 02:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

Ok, but now: what is a groover and what do you...

Ok, but now: what is a groover and what do you mean exactly by: "you might want to use a groover to put some lines in it" ?? some lines????
06-25-13, 12:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

Also, I need to dig a little bit to cut the pole...

Also, I need to dig a little bit to cut the pole and electrical box so it does not protude and gets buried.
06-25-13, 12:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

Thanks houston1369, very clear and to the point. ...

Thanks houston1369, very clear and to the point.
now I don't know what a trowel ir, "that will scim" (what is scim??) never saw that word.
Now how much patch material (quickcrete) do I need or...
06-21-13, 11:13 AM
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Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

See attached picture here

See attached picture here
06-21-13, 11:05 AM
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Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

thanks, houston1369. Very valuable info. I still...

thanks, houston1369. Very valuable info. I still don't know exactly what coping is but I guess is the surrounding stones of the pool. A Licensed electrician came in for other things and he covered...
06-19-13, 09:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

great, thanks so much for the info. Now suppose...

great, thanks so much for the info. Now suppose that I remove the rocks and cut out the box and pole. What kind of cement or mix or concrete should I put in that space, considering the application?...
06-19-13, 02:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

HI PJmax: what do you mean by "expansion joint"?...

HI PJmax: what do you mean by "expansion joint"? I guess the coping is the area around the pool?
Also, what kind of cement or concrete or mix should I use in this area?
06-18-13, 08:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

The pool deck area is some kind of concrete that...

The pool deck area is some kind of concrete that needs to be pressure washed once in a while. That drop shaped place is exactly were my toddlers (3 1/2 years old boy and 1 1/2 girl) stand to jump to...
06-18-13, 03:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

Thanks guys, yes I would have to work those rocks...

Thanks guys, yes I would have to work those rocks out that are attached and have some concrete or similar material to level and create the surface before adding anything else. I though about wood...
06-18-13, 08:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,197
Posted By Agostomortal

Resurface Pool deck area?

HI. I have a small area on the pool deck with rocks that had a big sphere lamp on a metal post along with an electrical box. I removed the light fixture and covered the box. I want/need to remove...
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