Category Archives: Do-It-Yourself

  1. The Great Flood


    April 9, 2019 by phicks2012

    On Thursday of last week (April 4th) I called Sears to request a service call on the leaking hot water …
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  2. Up On The Roof


    March 8, 2019 by phicks2012

    I have a roof leak. Actually it’s apparently an issue with the flashing around the chimney, but the result is …
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  3. HVAC Sagas, Part Deux

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    November 27, 2018 by phicks2012

    As some readers may recall, my Air-Conditioning stopped working on Friday October 5th, and I have a Master Protection Agreement …
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  4. The Light Fantastic

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    September 11, 2018 by phicks2012

    On either side of my front door, and on either side of my side door are Carriage Lights — big, …
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  5. De-Cluttering

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    August 1, 2018 by phicks2012

    I recently, and belatedly, decided to de-clutter my home office — a task that was incredibly overdue even last year, …
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  6. Elevating My Lifestyle, Part Five: The Hopefully Final Chapter

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    May 8, 2018 by phicks2012

    For those who might have been following this interminable saga, on April Fool’s Day Jason finally took the new “jaw …
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  7. Elevating My Lifestyle, Part Four: JAWS

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    May 4, 2018 by phicks2012

    When last we revisited the mercilessly ongoing Castle Elevator Saga, I had managed — despite what the price-gouging elevator repair …
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