Hi Folks, I have two questions about my aluminum metal windows. Maybe someone can share their thoughts. After the first frost and throughtout th...
Hi Folks, I have what I think is a simply question. I have a small crack right down the center of the joint between 2 sections of the pavemen...
Thanks, It looks like I will have to go with some sort of portable heat source. -jg1234
Hi Folks, I am trying to figure out how much of a temperature increase insualting a basement office will give me. If my basement ( which is u...
Househelper, ( and others ) Thanks for the replies and the time spent. It was very helpful. The thread did get heated at times but I am sure it ...
Tom, Thanks for the reply. I didn't realize that about the switch - that's a good idea. I think you are right about the celing box - not a ba...
I am semi-finsihing my basement and would like to run some electricity to the finshed office I will build. The office will be 12 x 9 - will have...
I had two follow up questions to a post I made a few weeks back. I am considering building a retaining wall for my gardens around the house with tr...
Thanks - I just noticed an oil filled electric spae heater by DeLonghi at **********. I think I will give that a shot. jg1234
Hi Folks, I am a first time home owner working my way through some projects. I need to heat a 400 sq foot space in order to maintain 55 F ???...
k2, Thanks for the quick reply. I live in North Eastern Pennsylvania. We see a lot of rain in April and May and the snow is slow to melt wher...
Hi - I am not sure if you are still on the boards - but here are a few links with good information. I have the seven arborvitae's on my property an...
Hi Folks, 'First time posting in the landscape section. I live a semi - detached twin. I have a 4 x 14 foot raised flower bed. I would li...
MistressEll, Thanks for the reply. My basement is unfinished , poured concrete walls, floating slab floor. There is insulation under the first f...
tomz71ss, Thanks. I had thought of that and I may go that way. I just wasn't sure if there was something more fire resistant or if I even ne...
Jim D, Hi and thanks for your reply. The ceiling will in fact be accessible so I am good there and lickily I do have the breakers and not the...
Hi Folks, I have a semi-finished basement with a small office. I would like to put up something temporary for a ceiling that will provide som...
Jerry - thanks for the quick reply. Two quick follow up questions. 1. When I go to work on that fixture will it be safe for me if I simply remo...
I know some things about home repair but when it comes to electrical I am a total novice. Question - If I have a junction box with a porcelain l...
theeagle, Thanks for the reply. I will take a look at the vapor barrier behind the garage area and see what I can do. jg1234