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Camco 10324 Gas Leak Detector

How to Check Pipes for Natural Gas Leaks

This project shows how to check pipes for natural gas leaks with a spray-on gas leak detector. I installed a natural gas branch line and Burnaby gas outlet box on my wood deck for the BBQ grill. The house gas supply is turned back On and it’s necessary to check all pipe joints for gas […]

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Burnaby Gas Plug G0101-SS-50-120DC Stainless Steel Cover Closed

Burnaby Natural Gas Outlet Final Installation

Burnaby natural gas outlet final installation steps – connect the BBQ grill gas hose, verify the gas flow and install a pipe strap to support the gas line. This project is continued from How to Check Pipes for Natural Gas Leaks. Also see Burnaby Natural Gas Plug Overview for the intro of this project series. […]

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Screened Porch 4x4 Framing for Eze-Breeze Windows

How to Install 4×4 Framing for Eze-Breeze Porch Windows

This project shows how to install 4×4 window headers and sill plates to mount Eze-Breeze windows to complete the screened porch. This series is continued from Screen Porch Window Framing with Kreg Pocket Hole Jig. The window headers and sills are the 4×4 horizontal cross members between the vertical support posts in this photo: How […]

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Kreg Pocket Hole Jig HD

Screen Porch Window Framing with Kreg Pocket Hole Jig

This project shows how the Kreg Jig HD is used to drill pocket holes for fastening 4×4 headers and sills between the posts to install Eze-Breeze windows on the screened porch. Pocket hole screws have the advantage of being recessed in the lumber so it won’t interfere with the window installation. I hired a deck […]

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EZE-Breeze Fixed Lite Inside and Outside Mount Vertical Four Track Windows

Eze-Breeze Porch Windows Installation Overview

Eze-Breeze windows are installed on the newly built porch to make a three-season outdoor living space that’s rain, wind and bug proof. I purchased and installed the Eze-Breeze windows and Cabana door (a.k.a. “storm door”) myself saving about 40% versus the deck builder’s installed price estimate. The results are worth premium price of Eze-Breeze compared […]

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Eze-Breeze Vertical Four Track 4V60 Window Mounting with Screws

How to Install Eze-Breeze Inside Mount Windows

This project shows how to install Eze-Breeze Inside Mount windows on the new porch. This project is continued from Eze-Breeze Porch Windows Installation Overview. The Eze-Breeze Vertical Four Track model #4V60 window is on the left and the Fixed Lite Lip Frame LF20 on the right in the following photo. I’ll install the windows in pairs […]

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Eze-Breeze Porch Window Installation - Inside and Outside Mount

How to Install Eze-Breeze Outside Mount Windows

This project shows how to install Eze-Breeze Vertical Four Track Outside Mount windows 4V60. The 4V60 windows are available in Outside- and Inside Mount configurations as shown in the following photo. The Vertical Four Tracks are on the bottom and Fixed Lite windows are above: For measuring, planning and ordering information see the Eze-Breeze Porch […]

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Eze-Breeze Fixed Lite Gable Window Installed

How to Install Eze-Breeze Gable Windows

This project shows how to install Eze-Breeze gable windows on a screened porch. The gable windows are trapezoid Fixed Lite Lip Frame LF20 panels: This project is continued from How to Install Eze-Breeze Inside Mount Windows. Also see the Eze-Breeze Porch Windows Installation Overview for measurements and planning the project. The Eze-Breeze Fixed Lite LF20 […]

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