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Stopped up toilet? Whats in it this time?

Posted 08-30-2009 at 04:53 PM by faucetman886



Over this past weekend, doing my favorite pastime, reading DIY chat rooms, I ran across one of those unusual DIY problems that make you scratch your head and say “what do I do now?” It went something like this:

“With my luck, I knocked over a can of hairspray after I flushed the toilet. The cap of the bottle fell straight into the toilet and in a split second was gone. The maintenance guy in my building tried to get it out. He said he used an auger and a snake. I just...
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Hey all you Pella Lovers...Check this out

Posted 08-28-2009 at 10:22 PM by EMILY P

Pella Windows is now recalling 6,500 to 10,000 Casements units do too sashes falling out of there frames and this is their upper end 850 Series, so far one serious injury.
Watch out for those falling sashes.....LOL.

Information was reported by Pro Sales News...
Also, there is a class action law suit against Pella, for rotting windows with in 10 years
and top of that Pella had an earlier issue with Sashes falling out of their casements in the Pro Line Series....in...
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The reset button keeps popping on the Hot Water Heater

Posted 08-24-2009 at 06:53 AM by faucetman886

Yes even the Faucetman can be wrong. Just ask my ex-wife. As much as it may be hard for you to believe even I am capable of making a mistake, I divorced my first one (and never made that one again) and then there was the following discussion dialog from this weekend on GardenWeb, one of my favorite forums:
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“The hot water heater is 3 yrs old. It is making dangerous scalding hot water which automatically shuts it down. Hubby goes into basement and hits the reset and it starts
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More Info on Handicap Access Bathrooms

Posted 08-19-2009 at 10:12 AM by faucetman886

As I mentioned in one of my blogs last week, two of my most frequently accessed articles are ones written about the conversion of an existing bathroom to ADA standards or the one about building a handicap bathroom from scratch. I wrote these articles from personal experience because of my own disability situation. It is hard for a well bodied person to understand the barriers that exist to perform even the simplest of daily functions when one is handicapped. Bathing, using the bathroom, or simply...
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Energy Savings-EBarrier

Posted 08-17-2009 at 09:52 PM by housepaintingny (House Painting & Staining)

Maximize your energy efficiency with E-Barrier Reflective Coating. The one-part coating can be applied to the underside of attic decking and previously coated commercial decking without dripping or running. E-Barrier reflects radiant heat to keep houses and commercial buildings cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter, providing increased thermal comfort. What’s more, E-Barrier reduces heating and cooling costs by as much as 15 percent. Product Features*Product Features:
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