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  1. Roofing/Siding
    Hello all, Can anyone please answer which roof vent I need for this pretty flat EPDM rubber roof application if either of these is the correct one? I live in South East PA and we do get some snow in the winter at times. Can anyone help with telling me how to go about installing one of these...
  2. Roofing/Siding
    Hello Everyone, I have a 16 foot by 50 foot FLAT roof that will be re-done (stripped down to the plywood). As I plan to live here for many more years, I have been quoted for the job. The roofer is offering me to use the Firestone APP-180 or Siplast paradiene 20 tg (with the price...
  3. Plumbing
    I have a tenant with a leaky shower head, it leaks hot water. She has two knobs one for hot and one for cold. I replaced the O ring (rubber washer) in the hot but not the cold. Once I turned the water back on and turned the hot water knob on the shower back on, it did the exact same thing. I...
  4. Roofing/Siding
    We recently bought a house, our roof has two different slopes: 1/12 and a more normal pitch. Currently, all of the roof asphalt shingles, but we're told that the 1/12 half of our roof will leak, and that we need to replace it with rubber. I can see enough information online to handle installing...
  5. Plumbing
    I'm having a heck of a time finding the part I'm looking for either at my local home improvement warehouse or online. I need to fit together the 3/4" inner diameter PVC drain pipe from my air conditioner to the drain pipe that it was connected to (dumps to household plumbing). The pipe was...
  6. Plumbing
    I am trying to find some manufacturer or other professional documentation for the estimated longevity of the black rubber hoses that apparently were commonly used for the water feeds in Heat/cooling wall convector units. I had one burst on me flooding all my apartment. Needless to say I would...
  7. Flooring
    I am considering a floor tile that is made of recycled Polyvinyl for my garage. I found it at Lowes. The pictures look great, but I want to know if it is as easy to install as the sales guy said it was. It's called Flexi Tile, I want the coin pattern (the one with the circles).
  8. Carpentry
    Hello, I'm writing to enquire if there is any interest in a new design of rubber sanding block that would include: Tack (nail)-free holding of sand paper that ensures a constant snug fit Improved ergonomics for better grip and modulated pressure application to work I have a prototype product...
  9. Flooring
    Currently my fraternity house basement has tile floors that when wet are very slippery and dangerous. Last year a contractor coated the floor with an epoxy to add grip to the floor, but this lasted only a few months and is almost completely ripped up now from wear and tear. We are looking at...
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