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location Huntsville, AL
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Mechanical Engineer from Huntsville, AL.

New homeowner since 3/5/10

Major projects include:

  • Scraping popcorn ceiling and refinishing smooth

  • Replacing 8 sheets of drywall on ceiling after tornado damage

  • Laminate flooring installation


Apr
15
revised What water:cement:sand ratio gives the strongest mortar?
ungibberified answer
Apr
15
revised When replacing carpet, can you re-use the tackless strips?
Removed self promotion, salvaged useful content.
Apr
15
revised What could be causing my Cabrio washer to leak?
Improved readability. Still needs more detail from OP.
Mar
27
revised Determine depth of laminate flooring
corrected terminology
Mar
27
revised Determine depth of laminate flooring
added 162 characters in body
Mar
23
revised Can I use a tap and die kit to change the thread pitch on an existing machine screw?
Clarified question, removed unrelated "taping" tag
Mar
23
revised Can I thin thick PVC cement with primer?
Improved grammar
Mar
23
revised Can I cap the air return in my unfinished basement?
Removed inflammatory language, improved formatting
Mar
23
revised Should I remove baseboards prior to installing laminate or wood floors?
Cleaned up formatting
Mar
10
revised Why does my drill bit destroy the screw head?
Fixed bullet formatting
Feb
27
revised Why would my Goodman gas furnace start but not stay on for more than 2-3 minutes?
deleted 23 characters in body
Feb
24
revised Troubleshooting a circular saw that quit working
added 40 characters in body
Feb
24
revised What is causing my gas water heater to squeal?
Improved readability
Feb
13
revised How “freely” should a central A/C condenser fan spin
deleted 3 characters in body
Feb
13
revised How to fix stinky bathroom sink?
Removed attention grabber that almost made me flag as spam at first glance.
Feb
6
revised How to calculate cutting angle for a circle of tiles?
added context taken from OP's own answer
Feb
6
revised What's the correct term for a steam radiator valve pipe with tapered threads?
deleted 1 character in body; edited title
Feb
6
revised What can I do about toilet water disappearing?
tried to salvage?
Feb
6
revised How do I repair my cracked shower pan?
added paragraph breaks to wall o' text
Feb
5
revised Bio-ethanol or other solution?
Removed whining, linked related question