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Mon Dec 1

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Jennlee222 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 8:03 AM

Re: stabilizing an empty home for extended period

A extended family member had moved and was preparing their house to sell, and it was vacant for a few months. Someone broke in and ripped out a bunch of the copper piping to steal it, which also caused water to leak and damage the [more]

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Jennlee222 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:45 AM

Re: How to fix heat-sealed shoes?

I've had good luck with Shoe Goo on adhering soles or putting wear blocks on shoes. Worth a try. I think it only costs a few dollars for a big tube.

You might check if the company offers any kind of warranty that you might qualify for - [more]

Tue Oct 28

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Jennlee222 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:24 AM

Re: The Cheapest Generation

I grew up in the 70's/80s and the greatest biggest most amazing thing was to get your driver's license. Pretty much everybody took the test on their 16th birthday to get it as soon as humanly possible and once you had it, it was celebration time! [more]

Wed Oct 22

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Jennlee222 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 8:34 AM

Re: Vinyl Plank Flooring

I installed Costco Harmonics laminate in the bedroom of a former house and thought it was an excellent product. Easy to put in, seemed durable and resistant to scratching/damage in most use. It is, like any laminate, vulnerable to water damage (I [more]

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Jennlee222 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 8:29 AM

Re: LED bulbs for can lights

Those look interesting - thanks for the info. Love LEDs.

We recently experimented with replacing one of our can lights with an LED retrofit kit - I think like this one:

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Fri Oct 10

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Jennlee222 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 7:27 AM

Re: Landscaping question

I've done this - at a previous home, one area/side tended to have erosion and every 5 years or so would need a little work. I'd remove the gravel and get down to the soil. Then I'd add soil (either delivered from a company, bought in bags, or [more]

Tue Sep 30

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Jennlee222 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:50 AM

Re: How Not to be Poor

Pretty interesting. I'm sure that people's response to finances is a combination of education and psychology. The payment outlook is very different from the value outlook and that's where we see people overpaying for rent-to-own furniture and things [more]

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