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How To Fix A Waste Trap

Emergency Plumbing advice to London home owners

If you are a home owner and dont mind getting your hands dirty. This guide is for you.

Coming down hard...

The piece of the panel, which was taken away for a close analysis yesterday, turned out to be not asbestos. You can imagine how relieved we all were when the call came from the lab. 183 more words


Fort Worth Water Leak Located, Repairs Could Run Into Tuesday

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FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – For hours this morning a major water leak in Tarrant County had officials asking thousands of residents to reduce their water usage. 416 more words


Lawnmower one, widow lady zero

I keep looking in the mirror, expecting to see the skin around my right eye turning colors and my right cheek puffing up. That’s where the defeating blow landed. 898 more words


Panama Canal Crack Fixed

The reinforced concrete sill can be seen below the gate. Photo credit: GUPC

A large crack that threatened the delivery of the Panama Canal expansion and pushed its planned opening back by several months has been fixed, the project’s contractor and Panama Canal Authority (APC) said Monday. 324 more words

Panama Canal

Crossing Eyes and Dotting Tees

If you are a fellow old house owner dear reader, then you well know to expect the unexpected, or have learned to not be surprised. This past year was, not surprisingly, full of such lessons…so we rolled up our paint stripping tattered sleeves and got to work. 1,624 more words

Historic Preservation

This week, in the jungle… Vol. 34

You might have read in my previous posts this week that we had a water leak on Sunday evening. We were due to have carpets fitted upstairs on Tuesday, so we spent Sunday preparing by moving all of our belongings downstairs, setting up our bed in the living room, getting rid of the nasty old carpet and fixing floorboards that were slightly loose. 822 more words