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The threaded rod you see in the middle is a stud. It is used to attach mounting bars or hickey (a connecting device). Studs are attached to the box, not to framing members
I'm in the process of insulating my shed-turned-office. I've installed typical fiberglass insulation in the walls, and currently have some 8x4 sheets of rigid foam insulation tacked to the bottom of the (recently-installed) ceiling joists. This does
We have a 90 year old house with ornate plaster ceilings that have seen better days. There are a couple of problems that need fixing. 1
Skim coating is the process of applying a very thin covering of joint compound or mud, to smooth out rough wall and ceiling surfaces. This can involve the application of a single coat of mud to hide minor imperfections, or it can involve the use of s
I removed the light fixture in the downstairs bathroom that the water was dripping through and discovered a patch of mold. It's only the size of the fixture (about a foot in diameter) and aside from the visible mold there doesn't appear to be signifi
School up You may need to learn a bit on home electrical. It's not impossible to learn, but it's also not a matter of twisting random wires together until stuff works. (that will more likely burn your house down or get someone electrocuted
We just bought a new Mercedes Sprinter Van (2013, 144" with high roof) and are starting the conversion towards a winterized camper. We live in the Pacific Northwest and love to ski - our goal is to drive the sprinter around ski resorts and camp out i
Even though undertaking home improvement tasks can cut extra household expenses, there are certain tasks which should be left for professional contractors. So before you get on with this project, I want you think about it few more times and then make
Warnings About Portable Air Conditioners Here are some warnings about portable air conditioners to help you to be aware of their low energy efficiency rating when purchasing a new air conditioner. If you already have a portable air conditioner or if
Paint It If your ceiling tiles are looking a little dingy but the ceiling grid is still in good shape, paint your tiles to add color to your ceiling. A basic coat of primer followed by a coat of paint will cover most light to medium tile stains. Use