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  0 Thread: Refrigerator Stuck
Post: RE: Refrigerator Stuck

Just an idea - get a prybar and lift the fridge enough to slide a piece of Masonite/hardboard under the each of the front wheels. Careful where you place the short end of the prybar as not to damage t...
joe1086 Home Improvement 7 324 11-22-2021, 12:33 PM
  0 Thread: Table Edge Router Bit
Post: RE: Table Edge Router Bit

Probably going to need a second pass with another bit to shape the bottom of your profile.
joe1086 Woodworking Power Tools 6 212 11-17-2021, 11:39 AM
  0 Thread: Genie garage door opener
Post: RE: Genie garage door opener

The thread that won't die. :laugh:
joe1086 Home Improvement 23 2,656 11-17-2021, 08:44 AM
  0 Thread: does blum make a hold up hinge?
Post: RE: does blum make a hold up hinge?

Cooler Wrote: (11-09-2021, 12:44 PM) -- Leave the hinges; add the Aventos. https://www.rockler.com/aventos-hk-xs-door-lift-stay-for-face-frame-cabinets https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uv1XqQOT6Dg...
joe1086 Home Improvement 12 399 11-09-2021, 03:51 PM
  0 Thread: Pocket Hole Screws in a wider board?
Post: RE: Pocket Hole Screws in a wider board?

Dumb_Polack Wrote: (11-03-2021, 09:27 AM) -- Please turn in your WW Card at the next depot!!! Pocket hole screws instead of M&T joints?  That's blasphemy!!!!!! -- Nah....IMHO pocket holes screws...
joe1086 Woodworking 8 365 11-03-2021, 02:44 PM
  0 Thread: sold
Post: RE: miscellaneous tools

Nice to see a Joe Grout post....
joe1086 Tool Swap N' Sell 4 612 10-12-2021, 02:52 PM
  0 Thread: LED shop lighting recommendations?
Post: RE: LED shop lighting recommendations?

I bought a bunch of Feit 4' shop lights from Costco, IIRC they were about $40 for a two pack. No issues at all. Thought I saw them there when I was at Costco last week, but not positive. Just checked ...
joe1086 Home Improvement 14 876 10-11-2021, 11:04 AM
  0 Thread: Icemaker Install
Post: RE: Icemaker Install

I've used this set to drill clean 1/2" holes in porcelain tiles. Lowes/HD might sell something similar. Amazon (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00ODSS5NO/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&p...
joe1086 Home Improvement 11 865 10-07-2021, 01:16 PM
  0 Thread: Adding room divider
Post: RE: Adding room divider

What I'd do... If you are going to cut a 6" channel in the ceiling that should give you enough room to lay 2x4 sleepers between the truss bottoms. Spacing them every 24" should be enough. Once the ...
joe1086 Home Improvement 3 322 10-05-2021, 09:52 AM
  0 Thread: Which thinset?
Post: RE: Which thinset?

+1 on the John Bridge forum. Plenty of pros there giving great advice. And design ideas also.
joe1086 Home Improvement 9 489 10-04-2021, 11:26 AM
  0 Thread: Bath exhaust fan??
Post: RE: Bath exhaust fan??

Cabinet Monkey Wrote: (09-28-2021, 07:26 PM) -- At my city home, I have a fantech remote exhaust fan in a steam shower and a panasonic recessed can light/fan over a bathtub next to it.  The fantech i...
joe1086 Home Improvement 17 2,113 09-29-2021, 10:48 AM
  0 Thread: plywood covered shop wall -which material best?
Post: RE: plywood covered shop wall -which material best...

Not a huge deal, but I'd prefer a smoother surface for when I occasionally dust off the walls.
joe1086 Home Improvement 14 939 09-29-2021, 09:50 AM
  0 Thread: Replace heat and air in my house
Post: RE: Replace heat and air in my house

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (09-24-2021, 06:54 AM) --  Believe it or not, a lot of techs like Goodman because parts are easy to get and cheap but that doesn't necessarily make them good units. I think t...
joe1086 Home Improvement 13 1,180 09-24-2021, 07:59 AM
  0 Thread: can anyone say what this box/switch is for?
Post: RE: can anyone say what this box/switch is for?

Might be a motion detector for an alarm system or part of one....
joe1086 Home Improvement 5 544 09-23-2021, 12:42 PM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Build Thread
Post: RE: Kitchen Build Thread

mound Wrote: (08-27-2021, 08:42 AM) -- I gotta ask how you know this!  I think we're leaning toward overlay anyway. -- LOL, 15 years of use... The face frame hinge mounts don't have as much b...
joe1086 Home Improvement 32 2,862 08-27-2021, 10:50 AM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Build Thread
Post: RE: Kitchen Build Thread

I like the look of inset doors. A few of my own (amateur) observations based on limited experience (about 40 doors/drawers)... Takes a lot more time to get the fitment right. I made my doors slightly ...
joe1086 Home Improvement 32 2,862 08-27-2021, 08:37 AM
  0 Thread: Inset Hinge Suggestion
Post: RE: Inset Hinge Suggestion

jteneyck Wrote: (08-17-2021, 07:17 PM) -- If your faceframe overlaps the cabinet on the inside by 1/2" you won't be able to use the faceframe mounting plates because they need at least 9/16", so you ...
joe1086 Woodworking 25 1,959 08-20-2021, 08:53 AM
  0 Thread: Sinking stair landing
Post: RE: Sinking stair landing

Thanks all. I’m leaning towards ripping it out and redoing it. Pretty sure there are no footings there now and it is slipping down the hill a tiny bit every year. I’ll redo it with footings.
joe1086 Home Improvement 10 970 08-18-2021, 05:51 PM
  0 Thread: Sinking stair landing
Post: Sinking stair landing

House is 30 years old whose side door exits onto a slope. Getting ready to redo the decking, rails and stairs and stair stringers. Issue is that the concrete landing has slipped down about 2 or 2.5 in...
joe1086 Home Improvement 10 970 08-17-2021, 01:08 PM
  0 Thread: Inset Hinge Suggestion
Post: RE: Inset Hinge Suggestion

There are some good how-to-fit-inset-doors articles and videos out there. One of the better articles is this one from FineWoodworking (https://www.finewoodworking.com/2005/03/01/install-inset-doors-wi...
joe1086 Woodworking 25 1,959 08-17-2021, 08:12 AM

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