Dan Lyke's Blog

This blog is written by Dan Lyke | 35 entries so far

Latest Entry

Rewiring #2: Drillin', Cuttin' & Dust Everywhere

22 days ago by Dan Lyke | 0 comments »

So: Template, made of two pieces of ¾” plywood: One has squares cut out for the two sizes of boxes (1 gang and 2 gang), one holds it the appropriate distance off the floor, and is on the outside so that it goes over baseboards. Run around the house, measuring to where we think we’ll miss a stud. Draw the appropriate box on the wall. Bash a hole in the middle of it with a big screwdriver. Take the Sawzall™ with the diamond edged masonry blade, carefully cut out a hole (the house is plaster over button board, a lot harder than drywall). Holes all over the house, including a few that’ll need a touch of patching. And, of course, some of those walls are thi...

Read this entry »

Older Entries

View all 35 entries »

View Dan Lyke's profile

Dan Lyke

298 posts in 2331 days

View Blog Archive
Subscribe to blog entries (RSS)

By subscribing to the RSS feed you will be notified when new entries are posted on this blog.

Blog Series

DISCLAIMER: All views and comments posted by members are not necessarily those of HomeRefurbers.com or of those working on the site.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

LumberJocks.com :: woodworking showcase

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase