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  0 Thread: Raised panel door
Post: RE: Raised panel door

fredhargis Wrote: (Yesterday, 05:00 AM) -- You know by now that there is seldom 100% agreement on anything woodworking (along with everything else in the world). The rip and reglue question is anothe...
KC Woodworking 22 622 Yesterday, 05:54 AM
  0 Thread: Basement dehumidifier
Post: RE: Basement dehumidifier

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (07-03-2022, 08:22 AM) -- No. Well, maybe a little The dehumidifier is pulling moisture from your walls and floor as well as from the air. There is still moisture behind those ...
KC Home Improvement 7 176 07-03-2022, 04:35 PM
  0 Thread: Basement dehumidifier
Post: RE: Basement dehumidifier

Thanks for the replies!
KC Home Improvement 7 176 07-02-2022, 03:34 PM
  0 Thread: Basement dehumidifier
Post: Basement dehumidifier

100+ year old house.  Roughly 500sf basement, with an similarly sized 'open' crawlspace on one side (from an addition), and another crawl space from the original build at the other end that's effectiv...
KC Home Improvement 7 176 07-02-2022, 09:35 AM
  0 Thread: House ductwork cleaning
Post: House ductwork cleaning

Wife's been hounding me since we moved in to get the ducts cleaned.  I never even knew that was a thing.   Not surprisingly, the innerwebs say this is either the best thing ever or a complete waste of...
KC Home Improvement 1 116 06-25-2022, 12:11 PM
  0 Thread: Luxury vinyl plank under furniture?
Post: RE: Luxury vinyl plank under furniture?

atgcpaul Wrote: (06-20-2022, 11:10 AM) -- I'm going to replace the old carpet in the bedrooms, hallways, and stairs with LVP. Will furniture like beds and dressers leave dents in it?  I'm not plan...
KC Home Improvement 7 311 06-20-2022, 01:22 PM
  0 Thread: Preparation for Laying Sod
Post: RE: Preparation for Laying Sod

dwg Wrote: (05-29-2022, 11:02 AM) -- I am going to lay some sod (1600 sq feet of Kikuyu grass) and plan to added about 2" of sandy loam soil and then about 1" of a mix of top soil, redwood and fir sh...
KC Home Improvement 5 447 06-07-2022, 05:31 AM
  0 Thread: Expanding Foam for Setting Fence Posts
Post: RE: Expanding Foam for Setting Fence Posts

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (05-23-2022, 03:20 PM) -- My concern with the foam would be that the posts would all be top heavy. Just doesn't sound like a good alternative to concrete. Foam "may" anchor ok but...
KC Home Improvement 11 567 05-23-2022, 05:58 PM
  0 Thread: lowering a ceiling to match another ceiling
Post: RE: lowering a ceiling to match another ceiling

mound Wrote: (05-18-2022, 09:15 AM) -- As part of my kitchen reno, I'm pulling out two load bearing walls that form a corner, opening up into a space which was an addition to the house back around 20...
KC Home Improvement 10 543 05-18-2022, 05:18 PM
  0 Thread: Label plumbing fixtures
Post: RE: Label plumbing fixtures

goaliedad Wrote: (05-13-2022, 09:32 AM) -- You will thank me later. I replaced a shower valve yesterday and the manufacturer provided a sticker with model number. I put it on the back of the trim p...
KC Home Improvement 4 331 05-14-2022, 04:55 PM
  0 Thread: Mouseman
Post: RE: Mouseman

BillN Wrote: (05-10-2022, 10:23 PM) -- Does anyone remember an article in FWW from 1987 called "The Mouseman of Kilburn"?  I built my 2nd and 3rd projects (a pair of nightstands) based on what I c...
KC Woodworking 1 302 05-11-2022, 06:18 AM
  0 Thread: where is all the Bubinga Korea !!!!!
Post: RE: where is all the Bubinga Korea !!!!!

ricagamb Wrote: (05-07-2022, 11:13 PM) -- Check this youtube video from Mr Process  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cctL9rguRkc Huge trees being mass produced into table tops !! This is disgusting t...
KC Woodworking 4 547 05-08-2022, 05:50 AM
  0 Thread: Apply finish before assembly?
Post: RE: Apply finish before assembly?

PeteG45 Wrote: (04-30-2022, 11:36 AM) -- Hi folks, I am really new at this. I’ve tried to finish a lot of different little projects in the past but never really achieved a result that made me happy. ...
KC Finishing 1 214 05-03-2022, 04:48 PM
  0 Thread: Table saw
Post: RE: Table saw

Gregor1 Wrote: (05-02-2022, 04:43 AM) -- I have read and heard that a 52" Biesemeyer fence is the ultimate in both accuracy and stability, when it comes to table saw fences. Is it worth the 3 - 5 hun...
KC Woodworking Power Tools 30 1,848 05-02-2022, 06:02 AM
  0 Thread: Glue for veneer
Post: RE: Glue for veneer

jteneyck Wrote: (05-01-2022, 09:41 AM) -- A plastic spreader with small notches works well for spreading most glues, including GG.  Gorilla Glue is a lot more useful than many give it credit for.  It...
KC Woodworking 34 1,450 05-01-2022, 05:44 PM
  0 Thread: Glue for veneer
Post: RE: Glue for veneer

jteneyck Wrote: (04-30-2022, 09:16 AM) -- Gorilla glue is a very good choice for veneer work, as mentioned earlier, except for the cleanup.  Superglue would be very difficult to use on a large surfac...
KC Woodworking 34 1,450 04-30-2022, 06:02 PM
  0 Thread: Glue for veneer
Post: RE: Glue for veneer

jteneyck Wrote: (04-29-2022, 12:53 PM) -- I said the same thing to the DAP person I talked with and they said it was still on the website so people could access the MSDS info.  You may find an odd co...
KC Woodworking 34 1,450 04-30-2022, 06:43 AM
  0 Thread: Glue for veneer
Post: RE: Glue for veneer

jteneyck Wrote: (04-28-2022, 06:35 PM) -- ... I used to use Weldwood Plastic Resin Glue but it's no longer manufactured ... -- What?!!!  :( I haven't bought any in over a year, but it still show...
KC Woodworking 34 1,450 04-29-2022, 11:15 AM
  0 Thread: Sanding
Post: RE: Sanding

Gregor1 Wrote: (04-28-2022, 04:37 PM) -- What grit of paper do you use for the final sanding before finishing? Does it depend on the finish?  The wood? Thank  Greg -- Depends on the wood to me. ...
KC Woodworking 3 346 04-28-2022, 05:39 PM
  0 Thread: glueing split door
Post: RE: glueing split door

Geodavky Wrote: (04-27-2022, 09:29 AM) -- A newly made exterior 6 panel mahogany door has started to split in the mid rail and 2 of the panels.  The shop that made the door said they could fix it by ...
KC Woodworking 4 352 04-27-2022, 10:19 AM

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