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Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2020-09-28, 07:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By GregS
No. I have never had an issue with this. ...

No.
I have never had an issue with this.
However sprayfoam does move things as it expands.

And why are you running coax and phone?
Forum: East Gwillimbury 2020-09-28, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 99
Posted By GregS
If it could be relocated it will be a significant...

If it could be relocated it will be a significant amount of work and will still require a large junction the size of the breaker panel in the garage. I do not know the layout of your home.

There...
Forum: East Gwillimbury 2020-09-27, 06:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 99
Posted By GregS
No issues. Have seen them placed in garages many...

No issues. Have seen them placed in garages many times.
Usually it has to do with the distance between the panel and the meter.
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2020-09-15, 10:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 224
Posted By GregS
I would like to say no issue.. however the...

I would like to say no issue.. however the pressure around that curve could be higher resulting in more air being forced through the the smaller duct than you may want.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-09-05, 04:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,210
Posted By GregS
Ran out of space. Try it now.

Ran out of space. Try it now.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-08-27, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By GregS
The houses and water are heated with gas. There...

The houses and water are heated with gas. There will be gas in the house already.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-08-27, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By GregS
Is the basement under the stove unfinished? ...

Is the basement under the stove unfinished?
That will be a big factor in the cost.
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2020-08-20, 10:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 689
Posted By GregS
Heh, we install lots of them, but would be...

Heh, we install lots of them, but would be expensive compared to the flyer-stapled-to-the-telephone-pole guys :)
Forum: Home Owner Tips, Upgrades and Maintenance 2020-08-16, 12:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By GregS
Yes, most likely doorbell transformer. May have...

Yes, most likely doorbell transformer.
May have been an afterthought if they forgot the wire at the door. Fishing it up through a cold room right below the front door was probably the best...
Forum: Ottawa 2020-08-16, 12:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By GregS
Chances are they would not have even known about...

Chances are they would not have even known about it.
That all happens by the service providers.

And no, you will not get faster internet than what you are paying for from the service provider.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-08-16, 12:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 528
Posted By GregS
It is installed incorrectly. Is is a...

It is installed incorrectly.

Is is a security issue? Honestly, it would be faster and easier just to kick the lock in.
It's not that difficult to do.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-08-11, 06:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,510
Posted By GregS
A developer will buy the land, package it up and...

A developer will buy the land, package it up and depending on the way they want to sell it, sell it either fully serviced (sewer, water, power, etc) or sell it empty.
They sell this to a builder who...
Forum: Ottawa 2020-08-08, 06:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,510
Posted By GregS
To be clear.. this is your opinion.

To be clear.. this is your opinion.
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2020-08-06, 11:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By GregS
Most of the speakers we do right now are from...

Most of the speakers we do right now are from Angstrom.
Great Canadian brand, great speakers.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-08-06, 05:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,510
Posted By GregS
Let's try this again.. and don't be idiots this...

Let's try this again.. and don't be idiots this time.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-07-29, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 540
Posted By GregS
For years I installed 1/2hp and 3/4hp motors for...

For years I installed 1/2hp and 3/4hp motors for double wide doors.
As mentioned above it comes down to what your door is made of.
Most back then were inexpensive OSB type wood. 1/2hp is probably...
Forum: Building and Construction 2020-07-27, 10:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 745
Posted By GregS
Could you maybe post a picture of what you mean...

Could you maybe post a picture of what you mean by 'flipped up' for clarification?
Forum: Ottawa 2020-07-21, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By GregS
Around here people work when they can. The heat...

Around here people work when they can.
The heat is not helping, just means you go slower.
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2020-07-21, 08:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By GregS
Stand-alone On-wall In-wall In-ceiling ...

Stand-alone
On-wall
In-wall
In-ceiling

That's the order of preference for speaker types in a surround sound situation.

I don't want that list to deceive and suggest that in-ceiling speakers...
Forum: Ottawa 2020-07-18, 10:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By GregS
Residential construction works when it is not...

Residential construction works when it is not raining.. No one takes vacations if there is work to be done. At least that's my experience in the last 15 years of construction.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-07-11, 11:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 329
Posted By GregS
I don't see a problem with it as long as you keep...

I don't see a problem with it as long as you keep it within your property lines.
Forum: Ottawa 2020-07-09, 08:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,412
Posted By GregS
Just like tracking anything with UPS these days.....

Just like tracking anything with UPS these days.. says it will be delivered by Wednesday, shows up Friday.
I'm not making excuses for them, I'm just saying it is very difficult to nail down anything...
Forum: Ottawa 2020-07-08, 09:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,412
Posted By GregS
Just some perspective.. we are having problems...

Just some perspective.. we are having problems getting people to show up to do the work.
We are also having huge problem just actually getting product to put together.
Absolutely anything that...
Forum: Ottawa 2020-07-05, 10:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 576
Posted By GregS
Some reasons builders do not want you on site: ...

Some reasons builders do not want you on site:

1) Liability... unless you have the proper PPE and training, and working under their umbrella, you can't be there.

2) You in most cases will not...
Forum: Ottawa 2020-06-29, 06:12 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 49,707
Posted By GregS
It's not worth driving to someones house with a...

It's not worth driving to someones house with a truck full of parts, years worth of experience, insurance and other business expenses for an hours worth of work. It's a quick way to go out of...
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