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  1. Painting
    My neighbor had some termite damaged repaired. basically they removed / cut out a section of damaged wood siding and replaced it with a new piece. and primed over the bare wood. they also repaired some area my filling with readypatch compound and primed the patch. He wants me to paint only the...
  2. Painting
    I have talked to a painter who I may use to paint my new construction home and sugested that he tint the primer to somewhat match the color of the finish coat. He said that I would be better off Not tinting the primer, and using white only. The finish color will be on the lighter, neutral side...
  3. Painting
    I have a wood panel door, previously painted at least over 20 years ago, which I want to repaint. The existing paint looks like semi-gloss. It seems to be in good condition except for being pretty dirty. I did an adhesion test (applied masking tape firmly and ripped off, twice, no change in...
  4. Plumbing
    I recently bought a house with a well. It is my first well system, so I am not real familiar with them. The previous owner told me the pressure tank leaked, come to find out is was the bladder which was ruptured. The previous owner ran city water, but I wanted to use the well only. I replaced...
  5. Plumbing
    Okay, here is goes. I will give you the scenerio exactly how it happened. Yesterday, I returned home late and the first thing that I wanted to do was water the flowers. So, I went into the basement to turn the outside faucets on. (I always shut off the valves in between uses) I noticed...
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