Palaranda
  • Review count
    481
  • Helpfulness votes
    4,136
  • Average rating
    4.7
    4.7 out of 5
  • First Review:
    February 20, 2011
  • Last Review:
    January 24, 2020
 
  • Question count
    5
     
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      Activity Summary
       
      • Review count
        481
      • Helpfulness votes
        4,136
      • Average rating
        4.7
        4.7 out of 5
      • First Review:
        February 20, 2011
      • Last Review:
        January 24, 2020
       
      • Question count
        5
         
        • Answer count
          281
           
           
           
           
          Palaranda's Reviews
           
          Sumner Street Home Hardware brings a customized hardware solution to your kitchen, bath and rooms throughout your home. Combine knobs and pulls for a truly personalized result on cabinetry and furniture, a quick and affordable way to a new look. Includes mounting hardware.
           
          from Southbridge MA
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:Professional
          Received free product:Yes
          PostedNovember 8, 2019
          Overall rating 
          5.0 out of 5
          5.0 out of 5
          This unique brass drawer pull is an excellent addition (assuming you buy a set of them of course, which I did after taking a close look at the quality) They are heavier than I expected for the cost, but in a nice way
          Supplied is a set of screws 2 @ I inch and 2 @1-1/2 inch and depending on the depth of the project will give you the length of the screw needed.
          Each of the two screws I used threaded perfectly in to chamfered screw hole and the pull was flat against the finished wood.
          Well worth the asking price
          Pros: Durable, Easy to Install, Good Size & Weight
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          1out of 1found this review helpful.
           
          The Milwaukee ANSI Type R Class 2 High Visibility Performance Safety Vest is designed to carry more. The high visibility safety vest has 15 pockets including a clear ID holder, rear tablet pocket, and 3 internal pockets, equipping users with added storage. All front pockets are reinforced with durable 600D tear resistant materials capable of withstanding rough job site conditions. To reduce pressure around the neck, comfortable padding was incorporated around the collar. The safety vest features a quick internal size adjustment providing users with a better fit as well as a durable pass-through slit for fall protection gear. This allows users to wear the same vest in the summer over a t-shirt or in the winter over a jacket. Additionally, a zipper closure on the safety vest provides users with ultimate job site security. The high visibility reflective vests are required if users are working around traffic going 25 mph or working around heavy machinery. This includes construction, road construction, traffic direction, utility crews, and survey crews. Yellow and orange color options are available, as well as CSA compliant safety vests. Size: 3x. Gender: unisex. Age Group: adult.
           
          from Southbridge MA
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:Professional
          Received free product:Yes
          PostedNovember 8, 2019
          Overall rating 
          5.0 out of 5
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          Quality 
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          As the winter fast approaches, this vest, although a simple design is embraced with a tough material that withstands even working within the building trade. I have only worn this for a week but already it displays its durability in not showing the abuse as other’s have.
          The 15 pockets are a plus, even though I use only a few of them, my iPad, a measuring devise, a note pad and my ID (which is displayed in its own see through pocket. Each pocket as well as the rest of this Milwaukee vest has been stitched with precision and has used excellent secure stitch. The Velcro on each of these reinforced pockets is also an excellent idea as too many times, with bending and having to crawl at times at
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          As the winter fast approaches, this vest, although a simple design is embraced with a tough material that withstands even working within the building trade. I have only worn this for a week but already it displays its durability in not showing the abuse as other’s have.
          The 15 pockets are a plus, even though I use only a few of them, my iPad, a measuring devise, a note pad and my ID (which is displayed in its own see through pocket. Each pocket as well as the rest of this Milwaukee vest has been stitched with precision and has used excellent secure stitch. The Velcro on each of these reinforced pockets is also an excellent idea as too many times, with bending and having to crawl at times at narrow spaces, I have lost items. Not so now as each pocket is firmly closed.
          The zipper is also a great addition. It easily zips up and releases without effort.
          The ability to adjust the internal size is also I think, a novelty but one that is essential for every adult to adjust according to his/her body mass.
          It is difficult to say which is the best feature as all of it has its own positives, but I guess that in my own assessment, the one that stands out the most to me anyway is the internal adjustment as this allows the addition of extra upper body clothing and this vest will still fit over them .
          A final word is to its padded collar. Way to go Milwaukee. It is perfect.
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          Pros: Durable, Easy to Clean, Good Size & Weight, Nice Design, Sturdy
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          9out of 9found this review helpful.
           
          Oatey drains and closet flanges come in the widest variety of sizes, materials and configurations. PVC, cast iron, ABS, no matter what your shower drain or closet flange need, Oatey has the part you need to do the job right. All drains, flanges, strainers and cleanouts are made with precision to ensure a durable installation.
           
          from Southbridge MA
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:Professional
          Received free product:Yes
          PostedNovember 5, 2019
          Overall rating 
          5.0 out of 5
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          It being the first time using from the Oatley range and so it was interesting to see how it rated from other brands I have used concerning toilet flanges.
          The first thing to note is that it has a four-inch diameter PVC that is permanently installed in the flange. The cap itself of course has to be removed before installation and the four hammer symbols showing where to strike them are useful. The metal ring is also a big plus and, as I was not used to this top being able to turn in order to align to the fasteners is another big plus. Made with precision in mind, I am most certainly going to order more of the same.
          Pros: Easy to Install, good metal ring, easily rotated
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          The Amerock BP36753G10 Extent 8-9/16 in. (217 mm) Center-to-Center Edge Pull is finished in Satin Nickel. Extent redefines minimalist design with distinctive angles that create an unexpected aesthetic. The result is a modern simplified form that is approachable and impactful. Enduring and versatile, Amerocks satin nickel marries delicate brushing with a subtle warm hue to produce an approachable, classic presentation that resonates across all design styles. Founded in 1928, Amerocks award-winning home solutions including decorative and functional cabinet hardware, bath accessories, decorative hooks and wall plates have built the company's reputation for chic design accessories that inspire homeowners to express their personal style. Amerock offers a variety of styles and finishes at affordable prices that add the perfect finishing touch to any room.
           
          from Southbridge MA
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:Professional
          Received free product:Yes
          PostedOctober 28, 2019
          Overall rating 
          4.0 out of 5
          4.0 out of 5
          Quality 
          4.0 out of 5
          4.0 out of 5
          Although she does not live here, my wife’s mother does often stay for a few days and whilst here, she used to struggle to use the knobs that we used to have on the drawers due to her arthritis in both hands. These Edge Drawer Pulls are the perfect solution in relieving the pain and stress of having to use her fingers. Now she just uses the edge of her hand under the protruding part of the pull which is 1-1/2 deep by 7 inches length which is plenty for the edge of her hand to slide under to slide the drawer open.
          But however, be aware that they will not fit easily onto every drawer. The edge of the wood needs to be at least ¾ of an inch for the lip to sit snugly. My modern drawers are
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          Although she does not live here, my wife’s mother does often stay for a few days and whilst here, she used to struggle to use the knobs that we used to have on the drawers due to her arthritis in both hands. These Edge Drawer Pulls are the perfect solution in relieving the pain and stress of having to use her fingers. Now she just uses the edge of her hand under the protruding part of the pull which is 1-1/2 deep by 7 inches length which is plenty for the edge of her hand to slide under to slide the drawer open.
          But however, be aware that they will not fit easily onto every drawer. The edge of the wood needs to be at least ¾ of an inch for the lip to sit snugly. My modern drawers are reinforced that makes the inside edge go down only 9/16ths thus making the top that should be fitted snug on the top, not so snug at all. Fortunately, the drawers on the kitchen island are ideal and so moved the neediest utensils there.
          The pulls themselves are excellent, highly polished and well made.
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          3out of 3found this review helpful.
           
          The Amerock BP3675326 Extent 8-9/16 in. (217 mm) Center-to-Center Edge Pull is finished in Polished Chrome. Extent redefines minimalist design with distinctive angles that create an unexpected aesthetic. The result is a modern simplified form that is approachable and impactful. With its shimmering mirrorlike nature, the slightly cool blue undertones in Amerocks polished chrome enhance the surface of any product. Founded in 1928, Amerocks award-winning home solutions including decorative and functional cabinet hardware, bath accessories, decorative hooks and wall plates have built the company's reputation for chic design accessories that inspire homeowners to express their personal style. Amerock offers a variety of styles and finishes at affordable prices that add the perfect finishing touch to any room.
           
          from Southbridge MA
          Age Range:45 to 54
          ,
          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:Professional
          Received free product:Yes
          PostedOctober 28, 2019
          Overall rating 
          4.0 out of 5
          4.0 out of 5
          Quality 
          4.0 out of 5
          4.0 out of 5
          Although she does not live here, my wife’s mother does often stay for a few days and whilst here, she used to struggle to use the knobs that we used to have on the drawers due to her arthritis in both hands. These Edge Drawer Pulls are the perfect solution in relieving the pain and stress of having to use her fingers. Now she just uses the edge of her hand under the protruding part of the pull which is 1-1/2 deep by 7 inches length which is plenty for the edge of her hand to slide under to slide the drawer open.
          But however, be aware that they will not fit easily onto every drawer. The edge of the wood needs to be at least ¾ of an inch for the lip to sit snugly. My modern drawers are
          Read More
          Although she does not live here, my wife’s mother does often stay for a few days and whilst here, she used to struggle to use the knobs that we used to have on the drawers due to her arthritis in both hands. These Edge Drawer Pulls are the perfect solution in relieving the pain and stress of having to use her fingers. Now she just uses the edge of her hand under the protruding part of the pull which is 1-1/2 deep by 7 inches length which is plenty for the edge of her hand to slide under to slide the drawer open.
          But however, be aware that they will not fit easily onto every drawer. The edge of the wood needs to be at least ¾ of an inch for the lip to sit snugly. My modern drawers are reinforced that makes the inside edge go down only 9/16ths thus making the top that should be fitted snug on the top, not so snug at all. Fortunately, the drawers on the kitchen island are ideal and so moved the neediest utensils there.
          The pulls themselves are excellent, highly polished and well made.
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          2out of 2found this review helpful.
           
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          Palaranda's Questions
           
          The Air Response delivers cleaner air with DustSense which automatically monitors, detects and responds to harmful particles in your air while using HEPA Media and carbon filters to powerfully trap 99% of allergens, dust and odors and with an Air Quality Indicator Bar that changes colors based on the quality of the air in your home, you'll always know it's working. Color: Silver.
           

          What is wattage used in an hour?

          Asked by
          Palaranda
          March 15, 2017
          What is wattage used in an hour?
           

          batteries?

          Asked by
          Palaranda
          Southbridge MA
          November 27, 2015
          I read in one review that the reviewer takes spare batteries with her on trips abroad to use in the Ultra. Is this correct? I thought it was a sealed unit.
           
          The new Revolve LED outdoor security product line by All-Pro combines advanced LED technology and industry-leading optic design to bring you a low profile fixture with uncompromising performance. The adjustable, refractive optics provide highly directional and controlled area coverage, eliminating the need for traditional reflectors. The REV32735MW comes with an integrated 270° motion sensor with sensitivity and duration adjustments. The sleek, low profile design will provide an LED motion operated fixture for the outside of your home, while maintaining and enhancing its style.
           

          light come apart to fit?

          Asked by
          Palaranda
          August 17, 2015
          Okay....I figured it would require a junction box that was recessed into the ceiling in order for it to be hard wired ,but how does the light connect to the junction box. For example, does the light come apart so the base of it can be fixed to the junction box?
           
          The new Revolve LED outdoor security product line by All-Pro combines advanced LED technology and industry-leading optic design to bring you a low profile fixture with uncompromising performance. The adjustable, refractive optics provide highly directional and controlled area coverage, eliminating the need for traditional reflectors. The REV32735MW comes with an integrated 270° motion sensor with sensitivity and duration adjustments. The sleek, low profile design will provide an LED motion operated fixture for the outside of your home, while maintaining and enhancing its style.
           

          How is it fitted to the wall/ceiling?

          Asked by
          Palaranda
          Southbridge MA
          August 14, 2015
          Do I require anything else to be able to put it on the ceiling?
           
          The Delta Foundations 2-Handle Side Spray Kitchen Faucet in Oil-Rubbed Bronze offers beauty and function. It has a 2-handle design for precise adjustment of hot and cold water. It's ADA compliant, and easy for every family member and guest to use. Color: Oil Rubbed Bronze.
           

          I accidenly (stupidly) broke the tab that holds the quick connection for the sprayer. Is there a replacent tab I can fit?t?

          Asked by
          Palaranda
          Southbridge MA
          December 22, 2013
          Of course, now the tab is broken the quick connect will not hold. The connection is not the sprayer end but the other end. Would appreciate advise
           
          Palaranda's Answers
           
          Upgrade your bedroom with the gorgeous Bazaar Luminous Ivory 7 ft. 10 in. X 10 ft. 2 in. Area Rug. Perfect for helping to create a relaxed environment, this rug sports ivory colors, adding to your welcoming room design. This loomed rug includes an ultra-soft pile, giving a comfortable surface for your toes to relax. It has a modern, transitional style and a geometric pattern with a border. Featuring durable polyester, it will resist stains and fading.
           

          Does this rug come in smaller sizes?

          Asked by
          Rudy
          March 24, 2018
          Does this rug come in smaller sizes?
          Asked by
          Palaranda
          Southbridge MA
          March 26, 2018
          Answer: 
          I have no idea...sorry Your best bet is to either go in to or give Home Depot customer service a call and ask them.
           
          1-3/8 in. / 3,1 cm all-steel frame, bonded with thermoset premium powder-coated finish prevents chipping, peeling, rust and corrosion. Color: Grays.
           

          Can water seep through it?

          Asked by
          LT
          March 22, 2018
          Asked by
          Palaranda
          Southbridge MA
          March 23, 2018
          Answer: 
          I have had mine for close on two years now and despite heavy rain and a foot of snow resting on top and melting slowly, my equipment inside the shed has remained dry. I have never seen any water that entered. I hope this assists you in making a choice to buy this.
           
          Defiant Defiant 180 Degree White Solar Motion Activated LED Twin Head Flood Light
          Defiant Defiant 180 Degree White Solar Motion Activated LED Twin Head Flood Light
          This solar-powered, motion activated LED outdoor security light by Defiant is perfect for any application where using a hardwired fixture is not practical. It features high-output LEDs with comparable performance to many hardwired fixtures, and uses a robust, integrated li-ion battery pack capable of driving light output for over 3 hours on a full charge. Frosted lenses reduce glare, producing an even, powerful beam pattern. Polycrystalline solar panel with 16 ft. cord allows for optimal placement in direct sunlight for best performance.
           

          for replace solar panel , part # is : ?????

          Asked by
          nick
          March 16, 2018
          for replace solar panel , part # is : ?????
          Asked by
          Palaranda
          Southbridge MA
          March 19, 2018
          Answer: 
          I do not think that the solar panel is sold separately however Home Depot does have a few different solar panels in stock and would suggest going in and taking a look. You can enquirer at their customer service desk as they are very helpful.
           
          Easy to install and very low maintenance, the 3-rail fence provides industry leading quality and durability.  Not only does it look great, the 3-rail fence provides peace of mind knowing your property is secure. Plus, it will add value to your home for decades to come. Fade resistant and built to last, the 3-rail fence is produced leveraging our exclusive, engineer-tested manufacturing process and the highest-grade materials to create the strongest, most durable, low-maintenance vinyl fencing anywhere. Easy to maintain, you will never need to paint, stain or apply harsh chemicals to clean it. The fence sections are pre-routed for quick, on-site assembly making it the perfect solution for the do-it-yourself homeowner as well as professional contractors or installers. Kit includes a 6.5 ft. post routed on three sides, a post cap and post hole covers for any unused holes. An additional 6.5 ft. post with covers and cap is required for the end of the fence run and is sold separately (LWHF-THD3RAIL1.5-5x78). Color: White.
           

          Do the end posts have cut out slots for the rails on multiple sides so that you can connect at co...

          Asked by
          Ken
          March 4, 2018
          Do the end posts have cut out slots for the rails on multiple sides so that you can connect at corner to run fence in another direction. 90 degree angle.
          Asked by
          Palaranda
          Southbridge MA
          March 16, 2018
          Answer: 
          All the cut out slots, which include the posts. run parallel to each other. That is: in a straight line and does not give the option of a 90 degree turn.
           

          Is a corner post needed or does regular inline post work

          Asked by
          Nick
          March 9, 2018
          Asked by
          Palaranda
          Southbridge MA
          March 12, 2018
          Answer: 
          Having used four of these kits on my deck I used three aluminum posts (one at each end and one in the middle for support)
           
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