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Oct
7
comment What is the proper way to clean a paintbrush and metal pan with KleanStrip paint thinner?
Harmless as mineral spirits? wisegeek.com/what-are-mineral-spirits.htm If they're so harmless why don't you drink yourself a glass of them.
Oct
5
comment How do I measure the leg positions for a three-legged table with a circular top?
Finding the center of the circle questions belong on math.stackexchange.com ;)
Oct
4
comment Can a HVAC solve my ventilation problem?
Updated my answer, see below
Oct
4
revised Can a HVAC solve my ventilation problem?
added 621 characters in body
Oct
4
answered Can a HVAC solve my ventilation problem?
Oct
4
comment Can a HVAC solve my ventilation problem?
How old is your house? It sounds like it's probably older, in which case, has it been recently upgraded to be air tight?
Oct
4
comment Can a HVAC solve my ventilation problem?
Does your house current have any kind of forced air system?
Oct
4
comment Where can I find parts for attic pulldown stairs?
Disagree with recommendation to close - this question isn't localized - it's asking what a part is called.
Oct
4
answered How should I caulk clapboard?
Oct
4
comment How to repair latex paint on drywall in bathroom?
No, its good advice for now. You need to fix the moisture problem before you fix the paint issue, or the paint issue will just keep coming back.
Oct
3
comment Is there a window or portable AC system I can use with an awning window?
Based on the update with the picture, the only way you could put a window unit in this window is to remove the window first.
Oct
3
answered Is there a window or portable AC system I can use with an awning window?
Oct
2
comment Can Hi-rib cementing be used to level a second story floor?
That said, the only self-leveling compounds I've seen were concrete.
Oct
2
comment Can Hi-rib cementing be used to level a second story floor?
@Volomike you should probably ask a new question, instead of trying to ask questions via comments on answers.
Oct
2
comment What is the proper way to clean a paintbrush and metal pan with KleanStrip paint thinner?
Lets be absolutely clear here. Mineral Spirits are HAZARDOUS WASTE. Just cause they're made from "all natural" minerals doesn't make them safe. Arsenic is "all natural".
Oct
2
reviewed Reviewed What is the proper way to clean a paintbrush and metal pan with KleanStrip paint thinner?
Oct
2
comment What is the proper way to clean a paintbrush and metal pan with KleanStrip paint thinner?
Soil retention blocks all? Are you kidding me? Ever hear of water tables? Osmosis?
Oct
2
reviewed Reviewed What's the least intrusive way to find out what's in a wall?
Oct
2
revised What's the least intrusive way to find out what's in a wall?
break up wall of text
Oct
2
comment Repairing a hole in a door
"Replace the door" if it's a cheap door is about $40-60 at your local big box hardware store. Just look for door blanks.