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Wed Jul 23

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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 5:28 PM

Re: jenn air extended warranty?

I've heard that the older Jenn Airs seem ko, but the newer ones may not be of the same caliber.
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I tend to think you are correct on that. I'm guessing most appliances today are built for a [more]

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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 9:14 AM

Re: jenn air extended warranty?

Normally, I consider extended service plans a colossal waste of money... Then I bought a house with a Jenn Air downdraft range. After spending over $350 for the burner cartridge (it came with a grill on the left side, we wanted burners), I am a [more]

Tue Jul 22

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:08 PM

Re: DC Circuit decision details

.....i don't hold out much hope of success since Roberts fell for the tax/not a tax switcheroo that made it illegal not to purchase a product, all because he basically rethought the law to make it legal even though that's not what was there, i [more]

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 2:29 PM

Re: Obamacare Not Working at Work

Not having insurance is allowed.

Even the way libruls express themselves makes my skin crawl. You're "allowed" to not have health insurance. [more]

Thu Jul 17

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:11 PM

Re: Gummints the same all over

France needs you NOW!

Since we don't know the real problem, that needs to be figured out first.

jerryab2

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Who's "we"?

Why ponder mildly [more]

Tue Jul 15

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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 11:47 AM

Re: Subfloor mold...

Humidity/moisture may not be the only contributor to the problem but it can be an inexpensive solution when it works. It did work in my basement.

pauleckler

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Actually, controlling [more]

Sat Jul 5

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:04 PM

Re: About preserving one's nest egg

It's not a matter of Dow Chemical itself surviving, but its stock tanking.

I dunno…I like the idea of my principal being insured. If the DJIA tanks like it did in 2007+, aren't imminent retirees
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Wed Jul 2

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:04 PM

Re: feel like a criminal

In the middle is the range of competency of physicians who do both harm and life-saving work every day. Causal connection is sometimes very difficult to prove. It's an area of righting the ills of society that's complicated but [more]

Sat Jun 28

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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 10:55 AM

Re: Vinyl versus Steel

There are varying grades of vinyl. Some are actually quite decent. You want a thicker mil.

IP

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Yes, that's very true. I've seen homes with high quality vinyl siding that's been [more]

Fri Jun 27

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:13 PM

Re: Paleo Poop

Hey, it's possible there are other forces out there. But it helps to have evidence of them before one goes looking.

fmnh

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No schit!!

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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 6:30 PM

Re: Vinyl versus Steel

sAs an aside, we dismissed cement board as soon as we saw the prices: we'd very quickly over-improve for the neighborhood with that cost.

The extra cost of the steel actually butts up really closely to "over-improvement", which
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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 2:28 PM

Re: Vinyl versus Steel

What the heck am I missing? This is obviously a big financial decision for us, and for our home so I want to make sure we at least get the highlights of the decision [more]

Thu Jun 26

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:00 PM

Re: Stop eating breakfast and snacks

Art, Saturday Night Live and Phil Hartman has that:


https://screen.yahoo.com/colon-blow-000000540.html

Fri Jun 20

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:08 PM

Re: Thought Experiment

Deer Gawd Shirley give it a rest.
The idiotic PC move against the Redskins has already failed in the public forum. People simply didn't give a rats behind about the issue. So progressive fascists like yourself did what all tyrants do. They
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Mon Jun 16

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 2:39 PM

Re: When you've lost Canada...

Canada enjoys the vast blessing of being located directly next to the United States.
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I love Canada, but many fascist/socialists always forget that countries like Canada enjoy a perennial [more]

Tue Jun 10

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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 12:20 PM

Re: Frosted window film vs. frosted window spray

I have also heard there is something you can apply to the glass and it actually etches the glass and makes it look frosted. I am quite sure it is permanent. Does anyone know what this product is or where I could look for it? Thanks for any [more]

Wed Jun 4

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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 1:51 PM

Re: Wet Basement Remedy

Glad it worked! Is your foundation poured concrete or concrete block? Just wondering....

In my reading over the years, it appears that no single fix will work for everyone.... obviously because there are numerous different causes for leaky [more]

Thu May 22

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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:54 PM

Re: Quote o' the afternoon

You must be using the sarcasm font.

The administration doesn't want investigation into and the public learning more about into these issues. They aren't manufactured issues to keep the public alarmed, they're real issues they they prefer
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beaconclks replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:34 PM

Re: Quote o' the afternoon

"The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety), by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.”

Like Benghazi, death panels, IRS [more]

Sun May 18

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beaconclks replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 9:54 PM

Re: Basement window well fills with water

I presume that after 60 years, the drain at the bottom is filled with silt.

Is fixing this a do-it-yourself job?

If it's not, or if I don't want to do it, what kind of tradesmen fixes something like
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