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Owens Corning R-19 Kraft Faced Insulation Continuous Roll 15 in. x 39.2 ft.-RF40. Petersen Products Company, pipe plug, plugs, packers, hot tapping. Untitled. Beaver Basement – EASY Do-It-Yourself Installation of a Proven System that will DRY UP Your Basement! Geometric Wall Decal ILLUSION Sticker Art Decor par StateOfTheWall. Aquapol Cosmic Dehydration by Wilhelm Mohorn. Spirulina platensis Home Growing Guide. Sump Pump Installation - How to Install a Sump Pump. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below Diagnosing the problem The truth of the matter is that most basement water problems are not basement problems at all, but exterior drainage problems.

Sump Pump Installation - How to Install a Sump Pump

So before you consider a sump-pump installation, take a good look (in the rain, if you must) at the drainage around your home. Make sure that gutters aren't clogged, that downspout extensions move roof runoff at least 4 ft. beyond the foundation and that the soil within 3 ft. of the foundation slopes away from the house. Even if these conditions have been met, water may still accumulate in your basement. Many new homes have a sump pit already in place, complete with a drainage-tile system under the basement floor that's designed to channel water to the pit. While this isn't an impossible DIY job, it's backbreaking work. A more manageable approach, in the right circumstances, is to install an isolated sump pit with several feet of gravel around it. Our installation Preparation. Untitled. Concrete Slab Crack Repair photo tutorial.

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Apply Emecole 555 mixed with sand followed by finish grinding. This project is continued from Part 1. The crack in the outside corner of the patio slab was filled with sand to within 1″ of the surface forming a channel to hold the Emecole 555. Some run out from the side of the slab occurred, but not so much that I though it too wasteful. Repair a Cracked Concrete Slab with Emecole 555 I made three passes over the crack, refilling the channel with the Emecole 555 as the material soaked into the crack. Third Pass over the Concrete Slab Crack with Emecole 555. Untitled. Build a Shoe Dresser.

The boots are still there, but the shoes are gone.

Build a Shoe Dresser

It was indeed odd, seeing our Alaska entryway free of shoes and outfitted with a green dresser. Mom, where are my Uggs? In the dresser, honey. Hey, that's not a dresser! That's a shoe bin! Yes, this is a shoe bin. Someone once asked me: Why do women love shoes? Modern Mod If your taste is more on the modern side, save yourself some knobs and cut handles out. This shoe dresser is designed to work with tight hallways and tons of shoes.

Hall Tree. How To Wash & Whiten Yellowed Pillows. At first I hesitated doing this post because it teeters precariously close to over-sharing…but the more research I did, and the more I asked around, I realized that pillows that become yellow over time is a pretty common thing!

How To Wash & Whiten Yellowed Pillows

Download the How to Wash & Whiten Yellowed Pillows PDF guide for easy reference. One of the most common reasons why pillows can turn yellow is sweat. Even when you’re sleeping your body continues to sweat to keep your body at a comfortable temperature. Depending on the type of fabric your pillowcase is made from, sweat can seep through the fabric. As the sweat dries, it can leave a yellow stain on the pillow. In the past when the yellowing got really bad, I would simply toss the pillow and buy a new one. After I read Martha’s suggestion I decided to take it to heart and set out on a mission to systematically wash all the pillows in the house, and since I was going to the trouble…I decided to address the YELLOWING issue at the same time.

DRYING your pillows: Multi-Flex™ Inflatable Pipe Plug. VASTU SHASTRA TIPS FOR STAIRCASES. Posted by admin on Nov 9, 2008 in UNCATEGORIZED | 15 comments A Staircase is a series of steps connecting different levels in a Building.

VASTU SHASTRA TIPS FOR STAIRCASES

In a House with more than one level, the Staircase will be used everyday, a number of times. Hence the Staircase should be comfortably designed for the users.