This Ladder-Max Stand-off Stabilizer Review describes the product assembly, installation and usage. I had a new roof, gutters and gutter covers installed on my home and needed a better way to access the roof without damaging the gutters. I noticed that the roofers and gutter installers used a ladder stand-off to avoid bending the gutters [...]
This project shows how to install a bi-fold closet door in this update of How To Build a Basement Closet. The closet door jambs and casing were installed in the previous project. Bi-Fold Closet Door Installation I purchased two Masonite “Full Louver Prefinished White Plantation Closet Door Bi-Fold” 24 in. by 80 in. door units [...]
This project shows how to install door jambs and casing for a bi-fold door in this update of How To Build a Basement Closet. This series is continued from the Plywood Cap & Outside Corner Moulding Installation. Bi-Fold Doors, Door Jambs and Door Casing The materials for finishing the basement closet door are: Two bi-fold door [...]
This project shows how to finish the basement closet drywall this installment of How To Build a Basement Closet. For the prior installment of this series, see wiring the closet light circuit. Basement Closet Drywall Finishing After cutting and hanging the drywall, it must be “finished” to cover the screws or nails, corners and seam [...]
This project explains how to cut and install the drywall in this installment of How To Build a Basement Closet. See the Wiremold electrical rough-in for the closet light in previous installment of this series. How to Build a Basement Closet: Drywall Installation Having completed the electrical wiring rough-in, the 1/2 inch thick drywall sheets [...]
Zip Hinge™ is a gutter downspout hinge that installs quickly so the downspout can be flipped-up and out of the way for mowing and landscaping. This Zip Hinge review illustrates the product installation and benefits. Copyright © 2013 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This MasterShield Gutter Guard review is continued from Part 1. New 6 Inch Gutter Installation The new 6 inch wide gutters being installed by MasterShield Atlanta – KTL Home Improvement along the garage: Copyright © 2013 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This MasterShield Gutter Guard review details the replacement of my old 5 inch rain gutters with new 6 inch wide gutters and the installation of MasterShield Gutter Protection. Clogged and Poorly Installed Rain Gutters The 5 inch wide rain gutters on my house were the original “builder grade” gutters that had several problems: Improperly pitched [...]
This SquareTrade.com Warranty Review describes my great experience when filing a warranty claim to repair my Frigidaire® Gallery dishwasher, model FGHD2433KF1. A teardown of the old dishwasher circulation pump follows that revealed rusted ball bearings due to leaking pump shaft seals. Frigidaire® Gallery Dishwasher FGHD2433KF1 I purchased and installed a Frigidaire® Gallery dishwasher, model FGHD2433KF1 on [...]
This project is continued from Part 9. Bathroom Exhaust Fan Trim Moulding I installed the trim moulding for the Panasonic WhisperCeiling™ FV-11VQ5 bathroom fan with 2 inch brad nails set into the joist and 2×2 mounting frame on three sides. I set the brad nails about 1/4 inch from the inside edge of the trim [...]