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Lenox Wood Jigsaw Blade Test vs Bosch Blade
9/24/2018 7:43 AM
Tim Carter attends a factory tour where the new Lenox wood jigsaw blade is shown. FREE BLADE OFFER for you at end of video!!! The post Lenox Wood Jigsaw Blade Test vs Bosch Blade appeared first on Read More
September 22, 2018 AsktheBuilder Newsletter
9/22/2018 6:36 AM
New subscriber? I"m glad you"re here. Get ready for lots of tips. Distinguished subscriber of digital record? Mahalo for continuing to open these newsletters. Mukuntuweap - It"s Where I Am Do you know the Paiute language? If so, you"re a wise person. If you"re not fluent in the ancient and beautiful language, here are two […] The po...Read More
25th Ask the Builder Anniversary
9/17/2018 7:49 AM
25th AsktheBuilder Anniversary October 2, 2018 is the 25th anniversary of my Ask the Builder syndicated newspaper column. I’m very proud of surviving this long as a writer and publisher and thought I’d share some of the good and the bad I’ve seen since that morning I waited outside in the dark for the newspaper […] The post Read More
Lenox Saw Blade Factory Tour
9/16/2018 12:45 PM
"Watching all the blades being made in just hours, I marveled at the demand. If all those blades are not bought each day, they start to stack up somewhere!" CLICK HERE and fill out the form to get your FREE Lenox jigsaw blade(s). See important note just below. IMPORTANT NOTE: You may see the following message […] The post Read More
September 11, 2018 AsktheBuilder Newsletter
9/11/2018 7:57 AM
New subscriber? Thanks for signing up. This issue is very unusual because of what"s going on right now. Subscriber of Record? You know every now and then, I issue WARNINGS. Stain Solver SALE - Ends it HOURS! First, and foremost this is a LAST CALL notice for the Labor Day Stain Solver sale. I got […] The post Read More
Treat Your Own Wood & Sheds and Slabs
9/10/2018 11:48 AM
Treat Your Own Wood Question #1: Tim, is there some other safe DIY treatment I can do to prevent the wood from being destroyed by wood rot and insects? I’m chemically sensitive and don’t want to rely on the normal treated lumber that one buys from lumber yards. Is there a downside to DIY treatment […] The post Read More
September 9, 2018 AsktheBuilder Newsletter
9/9/2018 1:36 PM
New subscriber? It"s pretty casual around here. I hope you don"t have any holes in your socks. Subscriber of Record? Don"t forget to use coasters for goodness sakes! You know winter"s coming when you wake up and for the first time you see vapor rising up off the lake. It was 50 F this morning […] The post Read More
Exterior Wall on Slab
9/9/2018 7:12 AM
"I do NOT make a normal practice of bashing my peers, but this instance is so egregious I had to point it out." Exterior Wall on Slab Must Be Out on the Edge An exterior wall must be placed on the outside edge of the slab so the exterior siding laps down and over the […] The post Read More
September 6, 2018 AsktheBuilder Newsletter
9/6/2018 8:15 AM
New subscriber? Welcome! The beverages and appetizers are in the other room. My good friend Dan will be around soon with a platter of delicious cannoli. There"s no need to tip him. Old salt subscriber? Be sure to remind the newbies that we all have to clean up after ourselves. Did you know that the […] The post Read More
Sticky Hand Tool Handles Survey
9/6/2018 6:35 AM
Please take the following survey if you have hand tools with sticky handles. Loading... The post Sticky Hand Tool Handles Survey appeared first on Ask the Builder....Read More