Archive for May, 2010

Ahhhh yeah, Hot Tub hook up

May 31, 2010

What better way to celebrate Memorial Day than a hot tub hook up.  That sounds a lot dirtier than what it actually is.  Basically, I finished the plumbing to the hot tub.  My daughter helped me solder on a new cap on the air chamber.  The copper had sprung a leak there when the lines [...]

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PEX to hot Tub

May 28, 2010

I finished pulling the PEX tubing from the hot tub all the way to the manifold in the basement.  As I was terminating the PEX on the faucet, I noticed that the air chamber is split on the end.  I’ll need to mend that before I turn the water on. Then I went to the [...]

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No Birds, No More

May 27, 2010

On top of all the project I already knew about, I keep finding new projects to add to the list.  I’ve discovered there are birds were getting into my attic.  There was a spot on the fascia at the front of the house that was rotted away.  The birds enjoy taking my attic insulation out [...]

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