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  1. Pest Control
    I assume I have carpenter ants in a basement wall, from the frass and insect parts accumulated on a concrete sill. The concrete portion is partly below grade, and gets damp on the inside at various times of the year. There is also a copper water pipe that partially runs atop the sill. I opened...
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  3. Carpentry
    Good morning ! Check out this video that displays how to Perfectly install SOSS hinges without using a JIG! I appreciate the feedback, share with your friends and if you have any questions, feel free to ask!
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    Check out the Latest Video into a Yacht Carpenters World! In this week's video, Jim displays his method on how to flush mount a drain in a yacht galley. I appreciate the feedback, share with your friends and if you have any questions, feel free to ask!
  6. Plumbing
    Check out this video that displays how to flush mount a drain in a yacht galley. I appreciate the feedback, share with your friends and if you have any questions, feel free to ask!
  7. Building & Construction
    Goodmorning everyone! Just posted my recent project of reinstalling yacht headliners which we've made to be removable. This is just a demonstration video of them going back up. Hope you enjoy and let us know if you have any suggestions on future videos :D
  8. Carpentry
    Curious on how a helm station is made for Yacht Captains? Check out my latest video on rebuilding one for Polly! If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to write away! Dont forget to subscribe! :D
  9. Building & Construction
    I need to move a 2x8 that is a support beam for the 2nd floor. I'm turning it into another bedroom and I can't fit any thing up the stairs. I just need to move it to the other side of the beam. The 2 are sistered together but do not run the full length of the opening it is only 38 in wide. I'm...
  10. Building & Construction
    I own a Victorian property which has 4x2 ceiling joists. I want to strengthen these joists as well as increase the height of them. I don't know whether its best to run new joists in between the existing OR use joist hangers to strengthen the existing joists and then nail battons to the tops of...
  11. Building & Construction
    We have 3 joists and 2 small sections (< 5') of sill plate that have dry rot and some missing siding. Do we need a general contractor? Or could someone like a carpenter (or other type of contractor) generally repair this?
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