From $9.95



Syndication

Statistics

Users
Total: 31,335
Visited Last 30 days: 155
Forum Messages
Total: 20,803
Last 30 days: 14
Forum Evaluations
Total: 24,154
Last 30 days: 0
Journal Entries
Total: 5,309
Last 30 days: 1
Connections
Total: 15,181
Last 30 days: 13
Downloads
Total: 83,087

Journals

Name
MesaBarnHouse Mesa, AZ
1,524 Visits | 34 Posts | 52 Pix | 0 Videos
Tanglewood Colorado Springs, CO
114,461 Visits | 961 Posts | 2,500 Pix | 42 Videos
The-Last-Rodeo Angel Fire, NM
24,640 Visits | 269 Posts | 433 Pix | 4 Videos
Vintage-Oaks-Cabin New Braunfels, TX
387 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Z-Oen Dayton, OH
127 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
washougalhome Washougal, WA
859 Visits | 22 Posts | 124 Pix | 0 Videos
MadeByMelissaPdByChr... Berea, KY
186 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Geosynthetic-Systems
178 Visits | 1 Posts | 1 Pix | 0 Videos
vanphuccity Ho Chi Minh, AL
210 Visits | 2 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
MCKAY-ICF-BUILD Oconomowoc, WI
227 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Car-Rentals-in-Udaip... Delhi, AL
256 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Art-Camacho New Braunfels, TX
999 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Quijada-project-Lake... Lake Havasu City, AZ
295 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Port-Townsend-Build Sherman Oaks, CA
266 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
LalcoInteriors1 Mumbai, AL
285 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Stan-Tol Winter Springs, FL
367 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Metal-Buildings Conroe, TX
503 Visits | 1 Posts | 1 Pix | 0 Videos
benson-bondstone-hom... Coeur d'Alene, AL
474 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Demetrius Kansas City, KS
527 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Genes-Job Cocoa, FL
619 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
See all journals...

Current Top-Rated Posters

RatingPosts

-really enjoying the website...
dana fritzinger

Try one of our new Construction Bargain Strategies for free. Coupon code: CBS. One strategy could save you $1,000 or $10,000 or maybe $50,000 when you build or remodel.

Steven in Colorado Springs, CO's Journal Entries


Click here to create your own construction journal.

Posted by Steven in Colorado Springs, CO on 7/31/2016

Well, it's been an interesting week.  I had hopes that being home much of the week I'd be able to hit the door installation hard and be finished up by this weekend.


Unfortunately that was not to be.  Turned out my truck had some undercarriage things wrong with it, and taking that into town and shuttling back and forth ate up parts of two days.  Then just for good measure I hit something horrible on the road the day after I got my truck back, so it had to go in again to have two tires replaced.

Then just for fun when I got ready to install the door I realized I had the "wrong kind" of construction adhesive.  The instructions for the door aren't much, but one thing they did repeat (twice) was that I needed a polyurethane-based adhesive for attaching the bottom of the door to the sill.  Of course the two kinds of adhesive I had weren't that, so I had to call that day short while I went into town to get the right thing.

Then Saturday, which would have normally been an install day, was also a road work day.  The homeowners up here don't do much really, but once a year we organize to do work on the road (mostly trimming willows that will be in the way come winter snows).  If you recall last winter we had that big tree fall down, so this Saturday I helped cut it up (and claimed much of it as booty for the fire).

So I've got the frame for the door in and the added cross-bracing attached, but it isn't properly glued in yet.  That will happen over the next day or so I suspect.

Fun times!


Steven in Colorado



Photos

Looks much nicer turned into firewood....


My Construction Website


Login to Reply




Login to comment...
Copyright 1997-2019 Consensus Group Inc.