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    Garage tries to open again when it's already open

    Check your door for broken spring and balance.
    Section overhead doors has the springs above the door. Close the door and look at the spring/s if

    TJR Yesterday, 11:00 PM Go to last post

    Programming garage door opener

    It is possible IF the learn buttons are the same color.

    TJR Yesterday, 10:50 PM Go to last post

    Monitor Vented Kerosene Heater

    why did you delete your post?
    next thing, monitor products international is no more. they stopped making heaters.
    any parts you find "out

    HayZee518 Yesterday, 06:22 PM Go to last post

    New fence (stapled?)

    Thanks so much Pushkins, I'm only a laborer at best when I was in this field, but it just didn't seem right. I'm hopeful this contractor and I can come

    Turbogus Yesterday, 06:09 PM Go to last post

    New fence (stapled?)

    No exterior fence should be "stapled", twist nails or screws (my preference) should have been used and they should be exterior use rated galvanized,

    pushkins Yesterday, 05:39 PM Go to last post

    Crawl Space .... To encapsulate or no?

    Do not double the vapor barrier (huge no no ) if you do that moisture will build between the two layers and eventually run out and be sitting on top of

    pushkins Yesterday, 05:33 PM Go to last post

    New fence (stapled?)

    Greetings all from Oregon, the shower me state (well, normally) Being new homeowners my wife and I hired a contractor to build a cedar fence through Home

    Turbogus Yesterday, 03:57 PM Go to last post
    Jim M.

    Monitor Vented Kerosene Heater

    HayZee518..... It looks like you might be one of the last resident experts on these great old heaters. Your knowledge of the Monitor heater is impressive

    Jim M. Yesterday, 03:20 PM Go to last post

    Leaking Water Heater

    I am just using what was already on the hot water heater. I am ignorant to things that I have never done before and I get advice either onilne or at the

    Tinkerin_wit_tools Yesterday, 09:40 AM Go to last post

    Crawl Space .... To encapsulate or no?

    Thanks so much for taking the time to reply. I've got two different companies scheduled to come and take a look at the space and give me estimates.

    Johnboy2978 Yesterday, 07:31 AM Go to last post
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