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Toilet Installation Instruction
7/26/2017 9:14 AM
A toilet looks intimidating, but is actually quite simple. If you"re looking to change your toilets, step-by-step instruction for toilet installation is explained here....Read More
 
July 26, 2017 AsktheBuilder Newsletter
7/26/2017 8:00 AM
If you haven"t noticed, I tend to let up on the throttle in the summer. Why? I happen to live where hundreds of thousands come to vacation. Yes, it"s that gorgeous. CLICK HERE to see hundreds of photos taken by others of what"s within fifteen or so miles from my home. I try to spend […...Read More
 
Brick Mortar Repair Mix
7/24/2017 10:26 AM
Brick Mortar Repair Mix TIPS Use same mortar Romans used to build aqueducts Hydrated lime mortar with secret volcanic ash - SEE BELOW links WATCH tuck-pointing videos below Be careful of amount of water used to mix new mortar CLICK HERE to Get Tim"s FREE & FUNNY Newsletter DEAR TIM: It appears I wasted some […...Read More
 
Drain Cleaner Tips
7/24/2017 7:34 AM
Drains need to be cleaned occasionally. Clogs are build up from soap film, body oil and other chemicals. Drain pipes can be cleaned with thick drain cleaners....Read More
 
Lot Clearing Tips
7/24/2017 6:58 AM
Clearing land for a house can be expensive. If you are doing your own site clearing, be sure to use all the proper safety equipment. Check with a tree service in case you have high-price timber...Read More
 
Patio Paver DIY
7/17/2017 8:00 AM
Paver Patio DIY TIPS Visit different suppliers to see all the varied pavers Lift the stones to see if you can handle them WATCH the videos below to help you understand sand strength Use concrete sand for simple backyard patios and walkways CLICK HERE to Get Tim"s FREE & FUNNY Newsletter! DEAR TIM: I’ve decided […...Read More
 
Air Filter Particle Size Chart
7/17/2017 6:11 AM
High efficiency air filters trap dust, pollen and mold floating around the house. Compare dust sizes with this particle size chart....Read More
 
Fixing 3 Way Switch & 4 Way Switch Wiring Problems
7/15/2017 6:46 AM
Most houses have a 3 way switch controlling three lights. If wired incorrectly the entire switch won"t work. To find the problem, use a circuit tester on each wire. Turn the power off, first!...Read More
 
July 13, 2017 AsktheBuilder Newsletter
7/14/2017 6:51 AM
I think it"s been three weeks since we last communicated, unless of course you"re a new subscriber and this is your first issue! Welcome! The last week of June, I was on the Norwegian cruise liner Dawn and had a marvelous time. It was my first cruise and WOW was I impressed. The Dawn left […...Read More
 
Emelinda Nonato Norwegian Dawn Assistant Maitre D
7/13/2017 7:09 AM
The last week of June 2017 found me at sea on the Norwegian cruise liner Dawn as its pointed bow plowed through the deep blue sea heading to Bermuda from Boston, Massachusetts. It was my first cruise and I was like a kid in a candy store. Weeks prior to departure I had reached out […...Read More