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by Norm Frechette
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: two wire thermostat question
Replies: 4
Views: 6574

Re: two wire thermostat question

graveyard

go to the manufacturers website of the thermostat you want to buy and look for their installation documents

everything you want to know will be there

boggenson

Google can tell you

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by Norm Frechette
Sat Feb 09, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Data plate covers?
Replies: 2
Views: 395

Re: Data plate covers?

somewhere inside your house should be a paper data plate attached to a wall, cabinet door, inside a closet etc that would contain more info than the tiny plate on the outside https://mobilehomeliving.org/wp-content/uploads/Manufactured-Home-HUD-Tag-DATA-PLATE-EXAMPLE.jpg take a photo of the outside ...
by Norm Frechette
Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:27 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Needing some new stairs
Replies: 4
Views: 1575

Re: Needing some new stairs

google found a bunch of metal mobile home stairs

https://www.google.com/search?biw=1455& ... SBCcnp92tg
by Norm Frechette
Mon Sep 04, 2017 5:49 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: The home needs curtains now
Replies: 1
Views: 906

Re: The home needs curtains now

bed bath and beyond

jc penney

walmart

target

kohls

online retailers

whatever department stores are in your area
by Norm Frechette
Tue Jan 17, 2017 9:43 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: can i do this?
Replies: 5
Views: 1928

Re: can i do this?

you can get styrofoam ones for less weight

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by Norm Frechette
Fri Oct 14, 2016 1:15 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Rigid foam insulated skirting
Replies: 7
Views: 5607

Re: Rigid foam insulated skirting

do you really need the expense?

i have lived in my mobile home for 8 years in connecticut and we can get brutal winters and have never had a problem with any kind of freeze up.

just saying
by Norm Frechette
Tue Aug 09, 2016 6:28 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Not really a repair issue but a rules issue
Replies: 10
Views: 2817

Re: Not really a repair issue but a rules issue

smart move. youll find another one
by Norm Frechette
Mon Aug 08, 2016 8:55 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Not really a repair issue but a rules issue
Replies: 10
Views: 2817

Re: Noit really a repair issue but a rules issue

if you are nearby why not go to the mesa arizona building inspector department in the town hall and ask them about your situation
by Norm Frechette
Sun Aug 07, 2016 3:01 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Buying a Single wide in Mesa AZ and found
Replies: 4
Views: 1335

Re: Buying a Single wide in Mesa AZ and found

can you open up the skirting and see where the sewage lines go?

i know where my tank is. it looks like i buried someone in the yard :D

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by Norm Frechette
Sat Aug 06, 2016 8:27 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: mobile home wall strength ?
Replies: 21
Views: 8022

Re: mobile home wall strength ?

even with a multi level roof you can roof it with metal http://www.cwemi.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Metal-mobile-home-roof-over.jpg you could truss only the lower end to the same level as the higher end http://www.waldeneffect.org/20120910trailerroofproject.JPG then do the entire roof http://md-...
by Norm Frechette
Sun Jul 24, 2016 9:01 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: shed project
Replies: 1
Views: 1061

shed project

my dads shed in his yard is in need of some drastic repair. just short of tearing it down and starting from scratch, i would like to know what type of scrapers/sanders would you recommend to refinish his shed. too much work for a hand held wire brush and i want to keep purchases to a minimum. this w...
by Norm Frechette
Mon May 30, 2016 6:27 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Now i AM worried!!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 7163

Re: Now i AM worried!!!!

sorry to have made the suggestion without knowing all of the ACTUAL facts that you never mentioned

hopefully your plumber will come up with a solution to the non existent problem you currently think you have

if it aint broke...dont fix it