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05-15-2013 06:56 PM

Faceframe cabinet question. - 10 replies

I am building my first kitchen cabinets. I plan to have 2” stiles for my face frame, but the bottom rail of the wall cabinet will be 2 1/2” wide so I can have counter lighting under the cabinets. The doors will have a 1/2” lap. If I keep the reveal equal around the doors, that means the doors will have a wider lap acro...

01-18-2012 11:15 PM

Shop in basement, keeping out the water - 70 replies

My wood shop is going in my basement.My basement is 50% ground level, with a drive in garage under one end of the house.The shop is on the other end of the house, the part that is under ground level. The moron who built the foundation put in a french drain; about 12” above the level of the slab.When we get about a week of steady rain an...

06-21-2011 01:42 AM

Why can't Shark Bite fittings be sold in California or Vermont? - 639 replies

I just installed a new faucet in my kitchen and decided to use Shark Bite fittings because its crowded under that sink with a dishwasher, disposal, 3 compartment sink and a small water heater.. This was my first time to try these fittings and Dang! they are great. Completely leak free on the first attempt. No tape. No torquing, No cranking, No l...

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