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  0 Thread: Is this water going to be problematic?
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Seal the block wall with a tar substance.
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 24 1,269 07-15-2021, 12:59 PM
  0 Thread: Bath exhaust fan??
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(07-11-2021, 05:35 PM)Bill Bob Wrote: Don't you realize you have 51% ?? Regards,  Bill B You are so right Bill
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 8 668 07-11-2021, 09:19 PM
  0 Thread: Garden hoses
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(06-21-2021, 08:11 AM)fredhargis Wrote: Not really, I know it comes in 25', 50' and 100' lengths. Here's a link to the 100' at Ace, and they will ship. Actually, I wasn't even aware that Lowes carri...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 22 1,599 06-21-2021, 01:09 PM
  0 Thread: Garden hoses
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(06-20-2021, 07:57 AM)fredhargis Wrote: Just a word of caution about the Flexilla (from one who has the garden hose, air hose, and pressure washer hose...so I really like them). If you leave them ou...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 22 1,599 06-20-2021, 09:58 AM
  0 Thread: Bath exhaust fan??
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(06-19-2021, 09:48 AM)TDKPE Wrote: Can you run a new 2- or 3-wire cable to the shower light?  Since it’s a remodel, presumably you can do a little drywall work, and/or go up into the attic (if there...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 8 668 06-19-2021, 10:14 AM
  0 Thread: Bath exhaust fan??
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Trying to decide weather to put the bath exhaust fan on 2 switches, one for fan and one for light. Right now I have switch for light over medicine cabinet and one for the light by the shower. The ligh...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 8 668 06-19-2021, 09:41 AM
  0 Thread: Which prong on plug gets black eire?
Post: RE: Which prong on plug gets black eire?

(06-19-2021, 09:19 AM)Pirate Wrote: Friend asked me. Here is how I remembered it. "Black is bad" Black wire is hot and will hurt you (Bad) In 30's cowboy movies the bad guy usually wore a black hat...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 13 778 06-19-2021, 09:33 AM
  0 Thread: Hardwood flooring in many rooms
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You can always put door sweeps on the bottom of them. Come in brass that would dress them up and serve a purpose.
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 22 1,022 06-18-2021, 10:17 PM
  0 Thread: Hardwood flooring in many rooms
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My house that I grew up in, when my Dad had dormers installed with bedrooms and other rooms, he had professional people come in and install flooring. They did the entire floor as one continuous patter...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 22 1,022 06-18-2021, 10:19 AM
  0 Thread: Hardwood flooring in many rooms
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Oh that is an accident waiting to happen in so many ways. Hit that the wrong way on your foot, hit that at night when half asleep and so forth. Why in the world would something like that high be neede...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 22 1,022 06-17-2021, 10:27 PM
  0 Thread: Hardwood flooring in many rooms
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(06-16-2021, 08:43 PM)K. L. McReynolds Wrote: One way to do seamless flooring from room to room is to make sure the rooms are square and parallel to each other room. Another way is to start with a ...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 22 1,022 06-16-2021, 09:11 PM
  0 Thread: Reach in Closet
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(06-13-2021, 08:39 PM)Mr_Mike Wrote: If this was my house, I'd delete the door and any framing back to the side walls and build a cabinet that slides into the space.  Drawers below.  Doors above for...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 15 1,341 06-13-2021, 09:25 PM
  0 Thread: Reach in Closet
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(06-12-2021, 05:57 PM)museumguy Wrote: Bifold for easier access, sliders could be mirrored, makes the wife happy, :). Also, what's in the rest of the house? Do you like those? Would they work in thi...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 15 1,341 06-12-2021, 10:06 PM
  0 Thread: Reach in Closet
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I wanted revisit this thread I started some time ago because I am finally getting around to it. Lots of good info already. My latest question that I need to answer before I tear into this, is what typ...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 15 1,341 06-12-2021, 10:46 AM
  0 Thread: Stove and dishwasher
Post: RE: Stove and dishwasher

(06-11-2021, 07:13 AM)LongLook Wrote: Just replaced all kitchen appliances in house I bought.  Went with GE gas range, microwave and refrigerator but went with the Boscfh dishwasher because it is so...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 7 405 06-11-2021, 12:41 PM
  0 Thread: Stove and dishwasher
Post: RE: Stove and dishwasher

(06-10-2021, 10:02 PM)msweig Wrote: Can't give you specific suggestions, but I can tell you that I have one of the higher end GE range hoods, and it works well, but the front corners are sharp. I hi...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 7 405 06-10-2021, 10:34 PM
  0 Thread: Stove and dishwasher
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Need to buy a new stove and dishwasher. Any recomendations??? Also range hood. Stove will be gas.
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 7 405 06-10-2021, 09:37 PM
  0 Thread: Honda EU6500is Generator
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(06-08-2021, 06:09 AM)TDKPE Wrote: I added a tee with fuel shutoff to mine so I can drain the big tank and refill with fresh gas and stabilizer.  Always with ethanol free gas, as it's over 20 years ...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 14 1,428 06-08-2021, 02:05 PM
  0 Thread: Honda EU6500is Generator
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Just wanted to give an update on this situation. I was finally able to get to my generator problem today. First let me say I had to buy a new battery because I did not keep the old one charged and it ...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 14 1,428 06-07-2021, 10:31 PM
  0 Thread: Honda EU6500is Generator
Post: RE: Honda EU6500is Generator

(06-03-2021, 08:34 AM)rwe2156 Wrote: I used to work on all my small engine stuff. Now, if I can't fix it pretty quickly, I take it to a shop.  They usually figure it out and fix it reasonably. I'm...
JTTHECLOCKMAN Home Improvement 14 1,428 06-03-2021, 11:50 AM

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