Update! Appliance Research: Chest Freezers
March 9, 2010 – 9:48 am | Comments Off on Update! Appliance Research: Chest Freezers

The decision (and purchase) has been made! In an earlier post (“Appliance Upgrade Research: Chest Freezers”), I checked to see if the chest freezers listed on the EnergyStar site were still offered by each of the manufacturers

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Equipment: M.A.B. Sea Shore Satin Paint
May 19, 2009 – 8:27 am | Comments Off on Equipment: M.A.B. Sea Shore Satin Paint
Equipment: M.A.B. Sea Shore Satin Paint

It’s been two years since the wooden railings that surround a second floor terrace had been stripped, sanded, resealed and painted and unfortunately, it shows.
The solution — called Mr. Handyman of N.E. Queens for the …

NYC Contractors: Painters
May 12, 2009 – 7:28 am | Comments Off on NYC Contractors: Painters
NYC Contractors: Painters

It started as just a project to re-paint the railings surrounding a 2nd floor deck. Now, the estimate will probably include sanding and repainting one fence, anchoring another and possibly installing an off-air antenna for free HDTV.