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by Norm Frechette
Thu Aug 13, 2015 2:06 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Painting Shutters
Replies: 4
Views: 2179

Re: Painting Shutters

for 6 shutters it just might be less of a headache by replacing them

https://www.mobilehomeadvantage.com/lan ... HAshutters
by Norm Frechette
Tue Aug 11, 2015 5:05 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Window A/C unit and water
Replies: 4
Views: 2173

Re: Window A/C unit and water

while its running look outside to see if there's any condensation water draining from it. maybe the drain holes are plugged up?
by Norm Frechette
Fri Jul 31, 2015 5:12 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Photos too big
Replies: 4
Views: 2001

Re: Photos too big

I want to post before & afters from my phone i have yet to see a forum that allows you to post photos from a cell phone that may be your biggest problem you might want to find a teenager that knows how to do it :D they know all kinds of computer short cuts open a photobucket account (its free) and ...
by Norm Frechette
Thu Jul 30, 2015 12:22 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Mobile home bathroom vanities
Replies: 2
Views: 2258

Re: Mobile home bathroom vanities

25,901 bathroom vanities to choose from here. if you cant find one get it custom made

http://www.houzz.com/photos/bathroom-va ... k-consoles

more here

http://www.wayfair.com/Bathroom-Vanities-C215780.html
by Norm Frechette
Tue Jun 09, 2015 6:19 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Strange Dents?
Replies: 3
Views: 2099

Re: Strange Dents?

Aliens!
by Norm Frechette
Thu May 21, 2015 10:47 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: would like to update a locked thread
Replies: 3
Views: 2231

Re: would like to update a locked thread

wouldn't it be just as easy to start a new thread that includes a link to the locked up thread and add in the body of the new thread the new information??
by Norm Frechette
Mon May 11, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: what are Tie Down rods for: One purpose only or many?
Replies: 6
Views: 3495

Re: what are Tie Down rods for: One purpose only or many?

i live in Connecticut and it is required for all new mobile homes to be placed on a concrete slab. mine is on a slab and tie-downs are embedded into the concrete slab. as an older mobile home is removed from the park, a team comes in and builds a new slab for the new mobile home to sit on. no more h...
by Norm Frechette
Thu Apr 16, 2015 4:27 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: what are Tie Down rods for: One purpose only or many?
Replies: 6
Views: 3495

Re: what are Tie Down rods for: One purpose only or many?

the link should answer your question

http://www.nachi.org/manufactured-home-tie-downs.htm

I wouldn't expect tie downs to be that effective in highly sever weather events like tornadoes, hurricanes etc
by Norm Frechette
Sun Mar 08, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Converting Corner Tub to Shower
Replies: 3
Views: 2513

Re: Converting Corner Tub to Shower

why not keep the shower and turn the tub area into the linen closet?

http://www.wrightstuff.biz/haheposh.html
by Norm Frechette
Mon Feb 09, 2015 9:58 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Ledger Board
Replies: 6
Views: 5819

Re: Ledger Board

adapt a free standing pergola to your patio https://www.google.com/search?q=FREE+STANDING+PERGOLA&biw=1600&bih=775&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=P8rYVKjHN8mlNs2dg9gM&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAg#imgdii=_&imgrc=tiXft_AGLPe0YM%253A%3B_wBoyi4lreYVCM%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fwww.baldwinpergolas.com%252Ftemplate_images%25...
by Norm Frechette
Wed Feb 04, 2015 10:21 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Ledger Board
Replies: 6
Views: 5819

Re: Ledger Board

can you get up on a ladder and look for evidence of nail heads where the ledger board would go?
by Norm Frechette
Mon Jan 26, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: attic condensation,out of ideas
Replies: 10
Views: 4172

Re: attic condensation,out of ideas

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i had roof leakage because the rubber boot on the vent stack looked like the cracked one shown above.

have you checked all of your vents?
by Norm Frechette
Tue Dec 16, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: Vinyl U_channel for Hot water tank cover.
Replies: 6
Views: 3016

Re: Vinyl U_channel for Hot water tank cover.

FLIENLOW wrote: have any ideas or a work around for the 1/4 dry cover?
there is absolutely no molding in your local lowed or home depot that would work??? something like the 2 on the left and the one at top right??

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