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Forum: Burlington 2015-09-18, 09:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,724
Posted By R.F.D.
this area will be the heartland version of...

this area will be the heartland version of mississauga, I remember when the costco (price club) 1994 went in. Not much around....fast forward 20 years.... ya i think they are doing alright, too much...
Forum: Ottawa 2015-09-18, 09:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,690
Posted By R.F.D.
I joined this site way back in 2007, 2008 ish and...

I joined this site way back in 2007, 2008 ish and if I can call back all the folks from this site that did their basements on-the-sly or cut corners I am willing to bet that every single one of them...
Forum: Burlington 2015-08-17, 09:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,761
Posted By R.F.D.
Hey Greg, so I was only able to find one...

Hey Greg,

so I was only able to find one drop but have not dug in the insulation in the header to see if another cable is sitting there, I was able to get the upper floor port to work which is...
Forum: Burlington 2015-08-17, 04:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,761
Posted By R.F.D.
I know this is an old post but we just purchased...

I know this is an old post but we just purchased a 4 year old sundial in Alton and the upstairs and main level have Ethernet ports, I checked and the wires are connected however when I go into the...
Forum: Burlington 2014-06-24, 08:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,973
Posted By R.F.D.
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/nick-burlie/48/754/92...

http://www.linkedin.com/pub/nick-burlie/48/754/92

has done plenty of work for me and many others in Alton, 30+ under his belt
Forum: Burlington 2014-06-24, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,778
Posted By R.F.D.
a majority of the "crime" in alton is...

a majority of the "crime" in alton is preventable and a majority is teens checking car doors...I fully agree you should not have to worry about our vehicles or what you leave at the side of your...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2014-06-24, 08:36 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,841
Posted By R.F.D.
at minimum when I started to get lazy it caused...

at minimum when I started to get lazy it caused me to fix anything I knew was not done right, there wasn't much but I made sure it was done properly because I knew the city was coming in for a once...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2014-06-24, 08:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,071
Posted By R.F.D.
This is a long shot but I found when I spoke with...

This is a long shot but I found when I spoke with the inspectors at City of Burlington, they all had different views and opinions of spray foam and what they deemed acceptable...hence my choice to go...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2014-06-23, 02:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,841
Posted By R.F.D.
I had people laugh and snicker...but i have my...

I had people laugh and snicker...but i have my permit and can sell with confidence.

Be careful regarding your "friend" doing electrical....ESA is not a fan of that type of work.
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2014-06-23, 02:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,071
Posted By R.F.D.
Would this not create a double VP? OP never...

Would this not create a double VP? OP never heard of what you are experiencing....
Forum: Home Owner Tips, Upgrades and Maintenance 2014-05-28, 11:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,728
Posted By R.F.D.
it does not however it does help to have them...

it does not however it does help to have them connected to a switch, so i had the builder run the power for this and I did the rest, as stated initially i had the halogen, so hot and so not...
Forum: Home Owner Tips, Upgrades and Maintenance 2014-05-28, 11:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,784
Posted By R.F.D.
I had a similar problem last year but larger, I...

I had a similar problem last year but larger, I had a colony that extended the perimeter of my property, it started out with a large shrub that did not come back to life in the spring, grass that did...
Forum: Ottawa 2014-05-20, 02:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,805
Posted By R.F.D.
StrayCat, the hoses that you are using are...

StrayCat,
the hoses that you are using are they the standard ones that came with the machine (black rubber)? If so was there enough slack between connections, I've seen in some homes were the...
Forum: Burlington 2014-05-13, 08:35 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,568
Posted By R.F.D.
I play "automotive frogger" every morning. I'm...

I play "automotive frogger" every morning. I'm generally quite patient and do not cut anyone off when reversing onto TA however when I see that someone is not even at the stop sign at columbus that...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2014-05-13, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,242
Posted By R.F.D.
Exactly my thought....not a single mention of...

Exactly my thought....not a single mention of permits and just an FYI an electrical permit is also required on top of the building and plumbing. The 5000 price would be reasonable for an average...
Forum: Burlington 2014-05-05, 01:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,568
Posted By R.F.D.
RobG....the latter should be expected, the...

RobG....the latter should be expected, the perpendicular parking has been deemed unsafe...

see link http://cms.burlington.ca/AssetFactory.aspx?did=30952
Forum: Oakville 2014-04-29, 10:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,336
Posted By R.F.D.
I've seen listings read that the...

I've seen listings read that the basement/finished area is not warrantied .... basically ya the basement if finished but assume at your own risk.

There is a listing in burlington/alton right now,...
Forum: Oakville 2014-04-28, 08:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,336
Posted By R.F.D.
I did the permit way, wasn't all that difficult...

I did the permit way, wasn't all that difficult and the inspector from the city was nice but brief. The ESA guy was a little bit of a cowboy but all in all was ok, I guess just doing his job.

1....
Forum: Appliances and Furniture 2014-04-22, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,391
Posted By R.F.D.
I would contact head office and explain what...

I would contact head office and explain what happened they may offer up some compensation in the form of a gift card, store employees generally will not do that, has to be through management and...
Forum: Oakville 2014-02-17, 11:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,817
Posted By R.F.D.
Oakville is beautiful but very expensive, milton...

Oakville is beautiful but very expensive, milton is growing faster than the infrastructure can handle and is over crowded. As mentioned burlington neighbours oakville and the extra commute is...
Forum: Chit Chat 2014-02-11, 08:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,223
Posted By R.F.D.
I think that would be a terrific idea if you...

I think that would be a terrific idea if you could stick to it and make it worth while, I suffered scope creep and decided to build my own server to host my own blog, that is all done and still up...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2014-02-07, 09:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,276
Posted By R.F.D.
I'm with hobbes I prefer hardwire where I can. ...

I'm with hobbes I prefer hardwire where I can. As much as wireless AC is quite impressive the equipment itself and the hardware that utilizes has to be up to par. I still find that HD content that...
Forum: Ottawa 2014-01-22, 08:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,842
Posted By R.F.D.
I can't speak to dricore directly because i used...

I can't speak to dricore directly because i used another product barricade. I simply chose one product over another because I liked the idea of rigid foam, it was on sale, and offered slightly more...
Forum: Burlington 2014-01-17, 11:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,982
Posted By R.F.D.
2006 Nissan Pathfinder LE for sale (Alton Village)

2006 Nissan Pathfinder LE for sale if interested please PM, cheers
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2014-01-14, 08:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,478
Posted By R.F.D.
I was but I don't see the concrete sills I...

I was but I don't see the concrete sills I thought I was going to see. On that note you still never know where the water may be coming from, in our neighbourhood a person mentioned that Fernbrook...
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