Retired297
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      • Review count
        444
      • Helpfulness votes
        589
      • Average rating
        4.8
        4.8 out of 5
      • First Review:
        April 30, 2012
      • Last Review:
        January 14, 2020
       
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          Perfect for outdoor furniture locations. Comfort, relaxation, with true outdoor style. Relax and enjoy warm summer breezes from your porch, patio, lawn or garden with this attractive, sturdy chair. All content is in 1-box.
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          Comfort, relaxing rocking chair for your porch, patio, lawn or garden. It was very quick and easy...
          PostedJanuary 14, 2020
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          Comfort, relaxing rocking chair for your porch, patio, lawn or garden. It was very quick and easy to assembly with everything but the Philips screwdriver and rubber mal. come with it. Made of 'Acacia wood' clean look black finish and matching wood (finished too) plugs to finish it off filling those screw holds. Has a nice wide seat that fits ones bottom and high back - rocker is also well balanced to just sit and relax or rock.
          Pros: Comfortable, Easy to Assemble, Easy to Clean, Good Size & Weight, High Quality of Material, Looks Great
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          If you have a large yard or need extra run time, the RYOBI 40-Volt 6.0 Ah high capacity battery is the perfect addition to your RYOBI 40-Volt collection. This 6.0 Ah battery lasts 2X longer than the standard RYOBI 40-Volt high capacity battery while delivering the same fade-free power and performance. All RYOBI 40-Volt batteries come with an on-board battery life indicator for user convenience and over-molded edges for impact protection. This battery works with all RYOBI 40-Volt tools and chargers. All backed by a 3-year warranty, there's never been a better time to consider cordless.
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          6 Ah High Capacity, 40-volt Battery, just one more great improvement from Ryobi. Now I'm a 'Ryobi...
          PostedDecember 31, 2019
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          6 Ah High Capacity, 40-volt Battery, just one more great improvement from Ryobi. Now I'm a 'Ryobi' Pro-DIY's, so when it comes to cordless power tools we have a line of not only the 18v, but 40v from 2Ah on up to this one. From shop to yard tools and a few for all around household use and our main use for this 6Ah battery is for the Ryobi 300w inverter for those power outages we have here in the northwest during the winter months. Powering a light and our main cordless phone - using the 4Ah we have about three days of back-up, so we plan on an extra day of 6Ah and/or be able to power additional devices. Now we get a full yard done with one 4Ah and have two bars left using a second doing just Read More
          6 Ah High Capacity, 40-volt Battery, just one more great improvement from Ryobi. Now I'm a 'Ryobi' Pro-DIY's, so when it comes to cordless power tools we have a line of not only the 18v, but 40v from 2Ah on up to this one. From shop to yard tools and a few for all around household use and our main use for this 6Ah battery is for the Ryobi 300w inverter for those power outages we have here in the northwest during the winter months. Powering a light and our main cordless phone - using the 4Ah we have about three days of back-up, so we plan on an extra day of 6Ah and/or be able to power additional devices. Now we get a full yard done with one 4Ah and have two bars left using a second doing just under a acre using the 40-Volt X Expand-it Trimmer. So this 6Ah will cover that run time - plus, with all that great fade-free power and performance. Read Less
          Pros: Durable, Easy to Install, Easy to Use, High Quality, Nice Design
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          Gorilla Ladders 5.5 ft. Aluminum Dual Platform Heavy-Duty Hybrid Ladder (10 ft. Reach), 300 lbs. Capacity with Project Bucket
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Purchase frequency:Monthly
          Received free product:Yes
          I could not say it better here, so to start we have to paraphrase; '5.5 ft. Aluminum Dual Platfor...
          PostedDecember 29, 2019
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          I could not say it better here, so to start we have to paraphrase; '5.5 ft. Aluminum Dual Platform Ladder solves all the problems you’ve ever had with a traditional stepladder. There's a dual platform top steps, a comfortable place to complete your projects without hurting your feet.' Now they added a new 'Removable Bucket Tray' a huge tray that holds a 1 gal bucket of paint, or all those tools, and parts. It stores out of the way on the back runs of the ladder. Lightweight, strong with an ANSI Type 1A 300-lbs. Duty Rating.
          Now this ladder has that extra step that makes my household task all that much easier, fact is in some places we can't use that top step where we had to reach from the
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          I could not say it better here, so to start we have to paraphrase; '5.5 ft. Aluminum Dual Platform Ladder solves all the problems you’ve ever had with a traditional stepladder. There's a dual platform top steps, a comfortable place to complete your projects without hurting your feet.' Now they added a new 'Removable Bucket Tray' a huge tray that holds a 1 gal bucket of paint, or all those tools, and parts. It stores out of the way on the back runs of the ladder. Lightweight, strong with an ANSI Type 1A 300-lbs. Duty Rating.
          Now this ladder has that extra step that makes my household task all that much easier, fact is in some places we can't use that top step where we had to reach from the top step on our old one. Makes all the difference to be at the working level and not having to reach, or stretching on one foot. We keep it store behind a bedroom door, fits perfectly and it's always right there for easy use anytime.
          There you have it a quick list of those great features and how great of a height (that extra reach) it has and it's easy to store.
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          Pros: Easy to Move, Good Size & Weight, Nice Design, Sturdy
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          Gear Wrench work seats and stools let you work comfortably at a level that gives you the maximum access and leverage, whether working at low heights or doing bench work. A rolling seat and a high stool are both available to suit your shop environment needs and personal working style. Both are air shock height adjustable and made to stand up to the hard demands of auto shop or industrial plant environments.
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          Super work seat/stool comes what I call 'Semi-"Fully" Assy' that's because you only have to fit t...
          PostedDecember 29, 2019
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          Super work seat/stool comes what I call 'Semi-"Fully" Assy' that's because you only have to fit the adjuster tube into the base and set the seat on top and it's ready to use, even the trays are in the base ready for use. The seat is very comfortable and with it being adjustable it will meet you every need. the trays in the base do come out and the magnet 'bit small' helps hold it in place and nuts/bolts also are held well. You can also remove the tray(s) and with the magnet place it anywhere metal is to collect/hold those same nuts and bolts. I have a high end stool (no trays) nice roller and all that, but I find it harder to use as you have to sit balanced on it or your off centered, Read More
          Super work seat/stool comes what I call 'Semi-"Fully" Assy' that's because you only have to fit the adjuster tube into the base and set the seat on top and it's ready to use, even the trays are in the base ready for use. The seat is very comfortable and with it being adjustable it will meet you every need. the trays in the base do come out and the magnet 'bit small' helps hold it in place and nuts/bolts also are held well. You can also remove the tray(s) and with the magnet place it anywhere metal is to collect/hold those same nuts and bolts. I have a high end stool (no trays) nice roller and all that, but I find it harder to use as you have to sit balanced on it or your off centered, otherwise it's much the same. Here's the big difference and think you find it the same, the seat is a seat - so you sit fully centered and comfortable no matter what and to move (roll) across the floor it's the same - no more feeling un-balanced. Much like a good office chair.
          Features: 'Powder coated metal frame for long-lasting durability, Seat swivels 360° for extra mobility, Sd solvent resistant rubber tractor style seat. Air shock adjustable seat to suit any need, Seated height adjusts from 18 in. to 22 in. - 300 lbs. capacity -Heavy-duty 3-1/2 in. casters with 5 magnetic parts trays in the base for convenient storage'
          Top of that list - 'Easy 3-piece set up'
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          Pros: Easy to Clean, Easy to Install, Easy to Use, Good Size & Weight, High Quality, Looks Great, Lots of Features, Nice Design
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          ProFlex380 Standard Kneeling Pad provides comfort for static kneeling situations. Closed-cell foam is non-conductive, resistant to petroleum and silicone-free. Built with a convenient handle.
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          Have to give this one my high rating, the 'ProFlex380 Standard Kneeling Pad' does provides comfor...
          PostedDecember 19, 2019
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          Have to give this one my high rating, the 'ProFlex380 Standard Kneeling Pad' does provides comfort for kneeling situations. It's the best I've ever used to date for padding the knees and it's of good size that lets you move without having to readjust (move) the pad every time. A full 1 inch thick of , what I call, dense foam for firm but comfortable support (padding).
          There you have it, the short and sweat of it. Great Pad.
          Pros: Durable, Easy to Clean, Easy to Use, Good Size & Weight, High Quality, Looks Great, Nice Design, Sturdy
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          Philips Philips InstantFit 4 ft. T8 14.5-Watt Daylight (5000K) Linear LED Light Bulb
          Philips Philips InstantFit 4 ft. T8 14.5-Watt Daylight (5000K) Linear LED Light Bulb
          Philips InstantFit 4 ft. T8 14.5-Watt Daylight (5000K) Linear LED Light Bulb
           

          two-bulb ballast

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          LCPalmbay
          Palm Bay, Fl
          April 22, 2014
          do you need to replace both fluorescent bulbs or can you use only one LED bulb?
          May 23, 2014
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          Yes, you need to replace both the fluorescent tubes, but once you have LED's replacing just one is OK.
           
          Philips Philips InstantFit 4 ft. T8 14.5-Watt Daylight (5000K) Linear LED Light Bulb
          Philips Philips InstantFit 4 ft. T8 14.5-Watt Daylight (5000K) Linear LED Light Bulb
          Philips InstantFit 4 ft. T8 14.5-Watt Daylight (5000K) Linear LED Light Bulb
           

          will this tube using ballast shorten the life of the tube --40000 HOURS??

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          babytiger
          San Jose , CA
          May 15, 2014
          May 23, 2014
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          NO, these linear tubes are designed to use a ballast and therefore rated for there life of XXXXhrs based on/with this factor.
           
          The QEP Black Widow Diamond Blade is a premier blade for very fast, chip-and wobble-free cutting of porcelain, marble, granite and ceramic tile. The unique diamond-shaped micro segmented laser cutouts around the perimeter keep the blade cooler for superior performance and a longer life. In fact, independent testing has shown that the total average cut speed for the Black Widow blade is 17.14 seconds; faster than other porcelain cutting blades on the market today.
           

          Will this blade work with the Qep 3/4 HP, 4.8 Amp motor wet tile saw to cut granite?

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          Cindy
          Englewood, FLorida
          May 11, 2012
          I want to cut 2" thick granite (staight cuts only) and the length is 16" for my bathroom vanity backsplash. I already have the Qep 3/4 HP, 4.8 Amp motor wet tile saw. Is this enough horse power to cut the granite and can this blade cut the 2" thick granite?
          May 19, 2014
          Answer: 
          I have cut this thickness myself on the bottom end QEP tile saw, Lots of water and slow even pace.
          Make sure you follow any and all safety guild lines, just because we went out of the envelope, is no recommendation for you to do the same.
          Be Safe!
           
          The Fluidmaster Duo Flush System allows you to quickly convert your existing toilet into a Dual Flush toilet. Duo Flush enables you to use less water by offering two different flush settings, one for liquids and one for solids, and with Duo Flush technology you save water without sacrificing flush performance. Duo Flush replaces the toilet flapper, thus eliminating potential leaks in the future. The DUO FLUSH System also comes with PerforMAX Fill Valve to maximize your toilet performance and water savings. The PerforMAX Fill Valve is the quietest and most powerful fill valve sold.
           

          Is the Fluidmaster Duo Flush System in stock at my local Home Depot ?

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          Bigwavedave
          Rancho Mirage CA
          January 9, 2013
          March 30, 2014
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          I would say that it is most likely, as it is in my area, it's in stock at all of them or at lease normally stocked. Within 25 miles.
           
          Philips 20-Watt T8 4 ft. LED Linear Cool White (4000K) Light Bulbs can help reduce-Wattage and lower your maintenance costs when replacing this with existing linear fluorescent lamps. Similar to your standard linear fluorescent lamps, this Core Pro T8 is ideal for general lighting applications. They can be used in colder environments, such as bus shelters or loading docks, industrial locations, office, retail, healthcare, and more. This 20-Watt LED T8 has an average rated life of 30,000 hours and will not fade colors or spoil inventory.
           

          Does this 4 foot led tube require wiring modification? Or is it drop in?

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          Mike
          Antioch, CA
          August 13, 2013
          Philips 20-Watt 4 ft. T8 Cool White (4000) Linear LED Light Bulb
          Model # 429761 Internet # 204371910
          February 28, 2014
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          Yes, remove the ballast and find the end on the bulb marked with 'L' & 'N',(L is your Hot '+' and N or C is the common '-' just in case), these pins need to match the sockets hot and common wiring, which are now to be directly wired to your AC 120v. The other end, you can remove all the wires as it now will be just to hold the bulb in place (FREE FLOAT). If you get other type of LED Linear bulbs, check Read More
          Yes, remove the ballast and find the end on the bulb marked with 'L' & 'N',(L is your Hot '+' and N or C is the common '-' just in case), these pins need to match the sockets hot and common wiring, which are now to be directly wired to your AC 120v. The other end, you can remove all the wires as it now will be just to hold the bulb in place (FREE FLOAT). If you get other type of LED Linear bulbs, check as not all wire (retrofit) this way. Read Less
           
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