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Re: OT, Cleaning Out The Attic

July 24, 2017, 10:59 am

And there are the pictures of people dressed up and/or posing like they did in days gone by. The pictures are of strangers. No names, dates, etc on them to identify long gone friends, ances... Read more »


July 23, 2017, 1:59 pm

I have a garage freezer for 5 years with no problems. One Day door would not close properly. I replaced the door seal thinking that would fix the problem. I adjusted and adjusted the top hinge ov... Read more »

Dodge RAM 1500 electrical issues

July 23, 2017, 11:58 am

One of my great Grandsons acquired a beater, 2001, Dodge Ram 1500 pick-up to use while away at university. He brought it over for help with electrical issues; blower didn't work, wipers didn't wor... Read more »

What is white stainless steel?

July 23, 2017, 3:17 am

What is white stainless steel? https://www.amazon.com/Tokept-Polish-White-Stainless-License/dp/B01IF0Y2MS/ref=sr_1_9?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1500779116&sr=1-9&keywords=Stainless+Steel++License+Pl... Read more »

2nd copy of car keys and fob?

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July 23, 2017, 12:48 am

How many of you carry a 2nd copy of your car keys and fob, when you're in town? When you go out of town? Before I had a fob, I carried a second car key for 10 or 20 years, but I stopped a while a... Read more »

Kids in Utah, Geezers in Maine

July 23, 2017, 12:47 am

Median age in Utah is 29.20. It's 42.70 in Maine. I never would've thought there would be such a difference. Read more »

I have damage to the walls in my attic...what is it from??

July 22, 2017, 5:15 pm

I am not sure when this occurred but I first noticed it recently...I have lived here for 4 years and I would think I would have noticed something like this if I saw it before but idk. https://www.hom... Read more »

Brits and lemonade stands

July 22, 2017, 3:23 am

They sure take care of little kids. Good thing they don't carry guns. http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-40679075 A five-year-old girl was fined £150 by a council for selling 50p cups of ... Read more »

water meter spinner - fast and slow

July 22, 2017, 2:32 am

Last month, my water bill was about $500. I checked the meter and found the spinner was running at various speed. Sometimes, it was running quite fast and at the next second it would slow down, t... Read more »

Ebay scam?? AMD FX-8320E 4GHz 8-Core Black Edition AM3 Processor FD832EWMH...

July 21, 2017, 7:39 pm

Last night I came across this deal for AMD FX-8320E 4GHz 8-Core Black Edition AM3 Processor FD832EWMHKBOX - BRAND NEW $19.98 includes shipping. I've seen deals like this before that didn't last lo... Read more »

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Ionization Smoke Detector In Toddler's Room: How Safe ? rating: 5

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Hello, Anyone know of any Links where there is information regarding how safe an Ionization type of Smoke Detector is in a youngster's room. Looked, but couldn't really find anything specific. Th... Read more »

Cedar siding repair rating: 5

I built a small cedar shed last fall out of cedar siding -- this stuff if you care: http://www.potlatchcorp.com/files/Images/FSCWood/thumbs/potlatch061407_cedar_027_th.jpg I was getting ready to put ... Read more »

Help Please - Leaky flapper valve Kohler 1-piece K-3402 toilet rating: 5

Help Please - Leaky flapper valve Kohler 1-piece K-3402 Rialto toilet When I research the problem on the WWW it appears that finding a suitable replacement flapper is a known, recognized problem. E... Read more »

tricks to keep a circular saw cutting straight rating: 5

what's the best way to keep a circular saw cutting straight? I'm tired of veering left or right on a long piece of thin wood where I lose sight of the line. Read more »

Wood Flooring vs Tile rating: 5

I am finishing my lower level and plan to put in wood or tile flooring. The floor is concrete, does this make any difference in deciding which type of flooring to go with? Thanks. Read more »

Best Exterior Paint? rating: 5

Can somebody please tell what the best brand of Exterior paint is? I've heard conflicting reports that Sherman-Williams is and others say that it's a waste of money! So does anyone have any recomme... Read more »

Thinset over mastic over durock seams in shower rating: 5

I am putting tile over durock in my new shower installation and the tile guy rightly recommended thinset. However, when I installed the durock I had different information and floated the seams with ... Read more »

Water Pressure Range Question rating: 5

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This is more of a discussion starter than a real I need an answer question. If you Google around, you'll find that many sites list normal residential water pressure as a range, mostly 40 - 60 PSI. Fo... Read more »

Thermostat Install rating: 5

Just completed a kitchen reno and want to update the old dial type thermostat. I purchased a digital (non-programmable) thermo from local hardware store. Honeywell rlv310a Same one here: http://www.h... Read more »

question about American Standard faucets rating: 5

Anyone have experience with their line of faucets? I've pretty much used Moen and Pfister in the past. I was thinking about using a single handle shower set. It has a hot water limit gadget for av... Read more »

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