Jul , To install blocking, take your framing gun and toenail (nail at an angle) a nail on each side of each end of the x The main thing is the be sure Also if anybody has good ideas on how to cover the insulation between the rim joist I m all ears as I want to paint my ceiling when done Love the blog it s be a
Aug , I d suggest considering industrial grade plastic or stainless steel shelving Both materials won t degrade with moisture or rust They resists mold The double sided supports have shelves on both sides while the others act as end caps Make as many of these supports as you need depending on the total
Jan , Here we pull a x out of the dumpster, and use a razor blade holder to cut it on the floor deck That s the That covers insulation value, installation, and air sealing issues I want to avoid inconsistent compression and wavy siding and was thinking of trying the section of plastic pipe under the strapping.
Jun , pergola on deck They routered the edges on each one of those boards! So much work! It really is beautifully done You can see them on the sides better here the beams run one These are x s ripped in half I picked up some cheaper, plastic bulbs yesterday but they just don t have the same look.
Jan , When your attempting to level off concrete piers, I guess you set up the bottom of one of the x s at your desired height and use the bottom of the other You would want to put the bottom end of the stick even with the bottom of the sill plates or the bottom of the main carrying timber to check Post and Pier
Here were my requirements Tough Plastic to avoid having to replace it over and over The top barrel needed a roost, so I used a x, the drill and some deck screws to create that a.jpg Each barrel floor was covered with sand so that the hens would not slip around on the smooth plastic b.jpg.
Nov , The plurality of convex roof tiles are mounted on top of and partially covering the pan tiles , and are adapted to resemble traditional roof tiles A structure according to any preceding claim, wherein the roof tiles are constructed of polycarbonate, polystyrene, or similar plastic or resin, and the roof
Green Roof Chicken Coop Jen Murtoff of The roosts provided need to be out of wood or other natural material that doesn t conduct cold like plastic or metal They also need to be wide so when birds are roosting they can tuck their toes under their feathers Nothing less than inches wide, like the narrow edge of a x.
Apr , As a writer about green design, I hold some opinions that consistently attract tremendous disagreement and abuse two are heat pumps and insulated concrete forms (ICF) noting that a sandwich of polystyrene and concrete can hardly be called green Alex Wilson at Environmental Building News notes
Apr , use OSB for sheathing or roof decking, period I guess wee need to specify what we re No, the wooden floor trusses used in residential construction plated x web (or I joists for that matter) fail the other suggestions about laying in fillers of some sort (whether plastic or spackle) Hell why bother
Whether your wall is drywall or plasteror, like ours, drywall installed over damaged plasterhang plastic sheeting around the area to minimize dust while Measure the hidden space between the edge of the opening and the nearest covered stud, on all sides Cut the x blocking pieces to size using a circular saw.
The cheapest cedar board available seemed to be the standard cedar deck planking I used cedar x to form a center post and then attached the cover with hinges so it would be easy to flip up to harvest the st berry crop Woody and Teddy really enjoyed playing in the plastic sand table we inherited from friends.
Jun , What s the best method for ripping x s Looks like the corrugated plastic stuff that we use for sheds, but much much heavier and nicer looking It isn t as important in this case because you have a roof over the old deck but anytime you reuse existing joists it s best to cover the tops of them in
Nov , Our contractor had a Tyvek, disposable suit and hand and foot coverings Make sure to purchase a respirator Can spray foam be applied to concrete basement walls without the X framing Can you get even what is the proper method Do you have to put plastic down b f you put foamboard down
Jul , The deck hatch is large enough to store flares, electronics, snacks, or extra water and is easy to access All have Kajaksport hatch covers The deck hatch compartment is molded ABS plastic, riveted to the underside of the deck When the Cetus first came out, I wondered if the deck hatch was too gimmicky,
Apr , Our den was a custom built world, complete with orange shag carpeting, a cork covered bar and my Dad s homemade plywood speakers, stained with layers of Zandra decks out her pad with plastic plants, feather plume pillows, graphic murals and upholstered foam loungers like some enchanted