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Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-28, 12:36 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,139
Posted By donnyk
Best place for mounts in ottawa is factorydirect....

Best place for mounts in ottawa is factorydirect. See www.factorydirect.ca they have the 'swing' mounts, they are called 'articulating'. Most expensive articulating mount they have is 99. ...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-26, 09:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,740
Posted By donnyk
Are the led's dimmable?

Are the led's dimmable?
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-26, 09:50 PM
Replies: 552
Views: 64,928
Posted By donnyk
You think thats funny just wait till you get your...

You think thats funny just wait till you get your keys and half the stuff is fixed (if any) but all the green tape is gone as the cleaners remove it all.
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-25, 08:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,740
Posted By donnyk
There are led ones as well they are a little...

There are led ones as well they are a little expensive but might be worth a try. I know walmart has some, but not sure if they have par20. I have not tried them and i have regular halogens in mine...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-21, 10:06 AM
Replies: 552
Views: 64,928
Posted By donnyk
I got sod last year the day before we had out...

I got sod last year the day before we had out first snow. As it was explained to me because its cold the grass goes dormant, then when it wakes up in the spring its constantly watered due to the...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-05, 08:05 PM
Replies: 552
Views: 64,928
Posted By donnyk
I have a wiring box for network drops/phone...

I have a wiring box for network drops/phone wire/coax and i can guarantee you I have no conduit. So i would not call that a rule of thumb.
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-03, 07:59 PM
Replies: 552
Views: 64,928
Posted By donnyk
Most builders do, but mattamy doesn't. I'm not...

Most builders do, but mattamy doesn't. I'm not sure if its even an option. Its mostly done to make satellite installs easier so the dish can be put on the roof and the installer can run the cable...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-03, 11:27 AM
Replies: 552
Views: 64,928
Posted By donnyk
Installing wires up to the 2nd floor is difficult...

Installing wires up to the 2nd floor is difficult at best once the house is finished. There are only so many options. Outside, vent, or cold air return. Neither of which is optimal. The cold air...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-01, 11:49 PM
Replies: 552
Views: 64,928
Posted By donnyk
I've seen a skunks around near the greenbank...

I've seen a skunks around near the greenbank bridge (one dead one, and one live one) so they are definitively in the area.
Forum: Ottawa 2010-10-01, 11:44 PM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 93,038
Posted By donnyk
Wish I knew who we were talking about. Hopefully...

Wish I knew who we were talking about. Hopefully its not my CCC her name started with a K but it was 5 letters after the K not 4. Last name started w/ M. She was good but sometimes you could...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-29, 04:07 PM
Replies: 552
Views: 64,928
Posted By donnyk
I would take a TON of pictures. Contact the...

I would take a TON of pictures. Contact the construction office and ask for the manager responsible for HMB.
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-29, 04:04 PM
Replies: 552
Views: 64,928
Posted By donnyk
I got sod last year the day before we had our...

I got sod last year the day before we had our first snow. It was great come spring. Then they ripped 1/2 of it up because the grade was wrong :)
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-29, 03:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,691
Posted By donnyk
My former Richcraft condo was Structured back to...

My former Richcraft condo was Structured back to a media box. All the drops were Cat6 and could be used as phones or internet.

Mattamy also came structured as well into a punch out block. Not as...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-27, 08:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,021
Posted By donnyk
plumbing, electrical, adding a water rough in,...

plumbing, electrical, adding a water rough in, and then a gas guy. These are all specialized trades. I'd be surprised if this was not $1500+.
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-27, 08:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,107
Posted By donnyk
Try Simplywood.

Try Simplywood.
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,841
Posted By donnyk
Just ask for permission to take a look at your...

Just ask for permission to take a look at your house.

Most builders are obliging in fact they would most likely rather find out about any deficiencies now rather then later. That said it would...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-20, 08:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,021
Posted By donnyk
If your dishwasher installs next to your sink and...

If your dishwasher installs next to your sink and your sink includes a rough in, its a pretty easy DIY job. Estimate how much braided hose your going to need to easily reach your dishwasher from...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-17, 01:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,852
Posted By donnyk
Very Highly Recommended: ...

Very Highly Recommended:
http://www.forteyarbique.com/lawyers.htm#mark

He has handled two transactions for me and both were top notch. He also answers email very quickly (even @ 6am while having...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-17, 01:27 PM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 93,038
Posted By donnyk
Have you tried moving up the ladder a little. ...

Have you tried moving up the ladder a little. I've had good success by asking customer care for the contact information of the person above the person i've been dealing with. So for example when i...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-15, 12:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,755
Posted By donnyk
Not much creativity here, very simple glass...

Not much creativity here, very simple glass enclosure. We had the builder install it and coincidentally it was the only option for our model.
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-15, 12:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,321
Posted By donnyk
Karrietg, How did you get a hold of the...

Karrietg,

How did you get a hold of the plans that were approved by the city?
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-15, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,115
Posted By donnyk
HRV or ERV

Anyone get a HRV or ERV installed yourself after closing (simplified installation obviously). If so what company did you use, anyone you'd recommend? Did you go with a HRV or ERV and why. Also how...
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-12, 03:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,127
Posted By donnyk
Thats unfortunate, given the price i would be...

Thats unfortunate, given the price i would be better off waiting for Teksavvy to begin reselling then.
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-12, 03:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,755
Posted By donnyk
This is mattamys supplier for HMB: ...

This is mattamys supplier for HMB:

http://www.rossenglass.com/

Might cut you a deal given they are already on site frequently. Worth a shot :)
Forum: Ottawa 2010-09-09, 03:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,127
Posted By donnyk
Is it possible to hold a business account within...

Is it possible to hold a business account within your bundled accounts (and does it qualify for bundle discounts if you can)
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