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  0 Thread: Driveway Moss?
Post: RE: Driveway Moss?

David Stone Wrote: (06-11-2022, 09:21 AM) -- What’s the preferred product for getting rid of moss on the driveway? Wet and Forget? Spray and Forget? Thanks in advance. -- i used Spray and Forg...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 6 317 06-19-2022, 05:14 PM
  0 Thread: Label plumbing fixtures
Post: RE: Label plumbing fixtures

i started just tossing info like that in file(s). Working on combing in the basic info into one file. I also go out and grab a pdf of any instructions and the like that the company has. Put all of ...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 4 327 05-13-2022, 06:29 PM
  0 Thread: I need a roof!
Post: RE: I need a roof!

definitely not an expert but had mine done in September.  Around here your estimate would be on the higher end but still within reason.  Yours is close to my high bid, close to same size.  It wouldn't...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 12 1,774 02-16-2022, 08:35 PM
  0 Thread: Exterior Door
Post: RE: Exterior Door

Vijay Wrote: (01-30-2022, 04:49 PM) -- Thank you all for your helpful suggestions  (still wondering why outswing door costs so much more). -- are you sure you were comparing the same brand, model, ...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 9 918 01-30-2022, 05:06 PM
  0 Thread: does blum make a hold up hinge?
Post: RE: does blum make a hold up hinge?

what about something like these, may not be perfect but in combo with your existing hinges.  The fourth link has the gas hinges like the stabills but smaller.  https://www.amazon.com/Upgraded-Cabi...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 16 1,544 11-07-2021, 10:05 PM
  0 Thread: chakte viga and grandidillo question
Post: RE: chakte viga and grandidillo question

thanks. Looking for a little more variety so the students can get the pen they want.
oscarMadison Woodturning 5 987 11-04-2021, 02:28 AM
  Question Thread: chakte viga and grandidillo question
Post: chakte viga and grandidillo question

anyone turn either?  If so how does it turn?  Think easy for beginners, not likely to split out, no issues with a friction finish.  I teach a pen turning class at the local Woodcraft and picked up som...
oscarMadison Woodturning 5 987 11-01-2021, 12:17 PM
  0 Thread: LED shop lighting recommendations?
Post: RE: LED shop lighting recommendations?

get the tombstones / lamp holders. Order some hyperikon bulbs, daylight. Glue up scraps to get rid of them. Make your own lights.
oscarMadison Home Improvement 14 1,482 10-12-2021, 10:47 AM
  0 Thread: Quoting/Replying not working
Post: RE: Quoting/Replying not working

are they going to bring back the marker indicating threads you have posted in?
oscarMadison Questions about using the WoodNet forum features 29 7,947 09-27-2021, 05:24 PM
  0 Thread: What's up with no forum jump
Post: RE: What's up with no forum jump

the dot showing you have posted in a thread is gone now.
oscarMadison Questions about using the WoodNet forum features 9 1,552 09-21-2021, 11:16 AM
  0 Thread: moving a bathroom?
Post: RE: moving a bathroom?

yeah I hate plumbing and had been thinking about this one for over a year before I even posted my question.  If it is replacing a part I'm ok.  Even prior to the evil™ blackhat crushing my hopes and d...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 9 981 09-19-2021, 12:01 PM
  0 Thread: moving a bathroom?
Post: RE: moving a bathroom?

well carp. Guess I'll pass on this. Don't want to mess with the floor to do the 2 x 45's or a 45 and wye that you said. Maybe sometime in the future. Again thank you for the help and info.
oscarMadison Home Improvement 9 981 09-18-2021, 12:21 AM
  0 Thread: moving a bathroom?
Post: RE: moving a bathroom?

let's skip the technobabble and just go with the not acceptable either.  What if I tied them to a vent on the first floor level.  That would put vent connection higher and just leave a long drop for s...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 9 981 09-17-2021, 11:51 PM
  0 Thread: moving a bathroom?
Post: RE: moving a bathroom?

killjoy.   :upset: :laugh: :laugh: What if I removed the toilet and the sink in the basement, left the sink drain in place.  Then instead feeding it all into one stack I fed the toilet into the toile...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 9 981 09-17-2021, 11:35 PM
  0 Thread: moving a bathroom?
Post: moving a bathroom?

ok, I've got a bathroom in my basement, sink/toilet/shower.  I would like to do away with it.  However it is connected to it's own drain system and I would like to make use of that.  Along the south w...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 9 981 09-17-2021, 04:16 PM
  0 Thread: Red oak for horizontal fence boards?
Post: RE: Red oak for horizontal fence boards?

yeah, my understanding is that red oak is very susceptible to moisture and rain and to not use it outside Have you thought about something like this, https://www.homedepot.com/p/6-ft-H-x-8-ft-W-Press...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 11 1,738 08-28-2021, 02:04 PM
  0 Thread: building permit for ethernet cabling
Post: RE: building permit for ethernet cabling

i figured it was code, but is there a reason for the code. Are they afraid if they get a mix of wires someone might connect them wrong? A damaged wire allowing feed into the low voltage?
oscarMadison Home Improvement 19 2,786 06-27-2021, 10:00 PM
  0 Thread: building permit for ethernet cabling
Post: RE: building permit for ethernet cabling

what is the issue with them being in the same conduit?
oscarMadison Home Improvement 19 2,786 06-27-2021, 01:30 PM
  0 Thread: Which prong on plug gets black eire?
Post: RE: Which prong on plug gets black eire?

EightFingers Wrote: (06-20-2021, 02:57 PM) -- Isn’t this black/white electrical thing racist? -- i'm not sure in this case since the thread seems to refer to black Irish.
oscarMadison Home Improvement 13 1,757 06-20-2021, 05:47 PM
  0 Thread: Planting Grass
Post: RE: Planting Grass

try spearmint.  Tell her you're getting into spearmint teas, that you heard it helps reduce stress and insomnia.  Plus she can use when she makes you some cookies.  I've got a couple of bed type areas...
oscarMadison Home Improvement 36 13,611 06-05-2021, 03:01 PM

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