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revised How to make dish drainer board from plywood shelf
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comment PVC Water line keeps getting pin holes
PVC is not rated for hot water, so I wonder whether that's actually what you have (which would be a problem) or whether you have misidentified the pipe type.
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revised find other end of ethernet cable
Remove EE-centric stuff post migration.
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comment find other end of ethernet cable
Not very helpful when the questioner can't find the other end of the wires to connect to. It's not a "Which wire" question, it's a "where do they go" question.
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comment What is the lifespan of plywood as roof decking?
Have some actual research data: woodscience.oregonstate.edu/sites/default/files/gupta/pdf/… and fpl.fs.fed.us/documnts/fplrp/fplrp543.pdf IF (and that's a big IF for a single-family structure) the plywood happened to be FR treated there evidently is some cause for concern. That type of material would most likely be found on multifamily structures from the early 1980's per a quick scan of these documents. The second indicates a maximum roof temp of 76C but that less than 21 hours per year would be above 71C, which helps inform reading the first.
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comment What is the lifespan of plywood as roof decking?
Likely an "installed" price. But it's definitely a profit center...I still consider half that highway robbery, but I haven't really gotten over the "Iraq war plywood price explosion" (where the price went way, way up, and never came down - kinda like airfares with jet fuel prices more recently.
Feb
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comment What is the recommended way of attaching ledgers to Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs)?
Other approach is to build a structural wall inside the SIP structural wall to support the load. R-Control's details look similar for mid-panel placement. On the whole, I like SIPs, but you do have to adjust how you do a few things...I do wish more people kept the documents needed for an "owners manual" to pass along when building and later selling a house.
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answered What is the recommended way of attaching ledgers to Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs)?
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comment How to treat the edge of OSB in a piece of furniture
Yeesh. For all that work (or quite possibly with a lot less work, when starting with different material), I'd far rather invest a bit in actual lumber, but - whatever floats your boat.
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comment What is the lifespan of plywood as roof decking?
None, if it's kept dry. Do you rip out your subfloor after 30-40 years? Of course not, unless it's the rotten subfloor around the leaky toilet in the bathroom...
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answered What is the lifespan of plywood as roof decking?
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comment How to treat the edge of OSB in a piece of furniture
IMPE, the resulting edges, as they come off the router, will cut you.
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answered How to treat the edge of OSB in a piece of furniture
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comment Replacing basement door and walls with a hatch
@AndyK Hatch door leaves it a bit vague, but if this interior access the term you are probably seeking is "trap door" - meaning a section of floor, which can be walked upon, that is also a doorway to below the floor. If that's what you are talking about, I don't think there's any real alternate to that that works the same. Your sketch does not make clear if it's exterior (which the bulkhead would suit) or interior.
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comment Water pressure regulator bad?
I rather suspect there is no pump or pump switch here, it's a pressure regulator from a city water supply...
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comment DeWalt circular saw stopped working, probably need to repair motor, can anyone confirm?
You got it for Christmas (2015, presumably?) - warranty repair. Of course, you may have voided that via disassembly...???