Exterior Door Frame Jamb - Probing Rotted Wood

How to Repair a Rotted Exterior Door Frame

This project shows how to repair a rotted exterior door frame by sawing out the rotted section and splicing a new section of door jamb. The repair cost about $100 in materials for a new door jamb, brick mould, weatherstripping, door corner seal and caulk. Door frames commonly rot at the bottom corner where it […]

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Rotted Exterior Door Frame - Fitting Splice Repair Section

Rotted Exterior Door Frame Splice Repair

A new section of jamb is installed to to repair the rotted door frame. This project is continued from How to Repair a Rotted Exterior Door Frame. Rotted Exterior Door Frame Splice Repair I purchased a new exterior door frame leg (door jamb) to cut off the end for the repair splice: The front side […]

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Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite Network Diagram

Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite SOHO Network Design

This project describes the Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite, EdgeSwitch 24 and UniFi Access Point network design for a SOHO (Small Office/Home Office) network. Home networks are rapidly becoming more complex and taking on the characteristics of small enterprise networks. My network has almost 30 IP connected devices ranging from PCs to smart TVs to Internet of […]

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Home Network Migration from WiFi Router to EdgeRouter Lite

Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite SOHO Network Configuration

This project explains the factory new Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite SOHO network configuration with firewall rules and VLANs. As described in the project introduction, I created my SOHO network design diagram before taking the EdgeRouter Lite (ER3) out of the box: To view and save the full size network diagram from a desktop browser: Click on […]

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Ubiquiti Edgeroute Lite - WAN_IN and WAN_LOCAL Firewall Rules

EdgeRouter Lite SOHO Network Firewall Rules

The EdgeRouter Lite SOHO network firewall rules are explained in detail. This project is continued from Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite SOHO Network Configuration. Also see the project introduction for network requirements, logical and physical network design. My network design diagram is: The EdgeRouter Lite print configuration and CLI commands were discussed in the previous project. Now […]

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Earth Contact Products LLC - Foundation Repair Bracket

Sagging Porch Foundation Repair with Helical Piers

This project explains how a sagging front porch foundation is repaired by raising with helical piers. Porch Foundation Failure Signs The right side of my front porch was sinking over time and growing worse. The gutter installers commented the porch roof was unusually sloped by a couple of inches as they pitched the gutters. Compare […]

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Porch Foundation Repair - Driving Helical Pier

Porch Foundation Repair – Helical Pier Installation

ECP helical piers are installed under the porch foundation before raising the foundation. This project is continued from Sagging Porch Foundation Repair with Helical Piers. Call Before You Dig – Mark the Utilities I contracted with Atlas Piers of Atlanta, Inc. to repair the porch foundation. Atlas contacted the “Call Before You Dig” 811 service […]

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Porch Foundation Lifting using Helical Piers and 25 Ton Hydraulic Ram

Porch Foundation Repair – Jacking with Helical Piers

Three helical piers and brackets have been installed under the sagging porch foundation. The Atlas Piers crew is ready to jack up the porch! This project is continued from Porch Foundation Repair – Helical Pier Installation. The problem overview and project introduction is explained in Sagging Porch Foundation Repair with Helical Piers. Helical Foundation Piers Recall […]

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