Beachbeardad
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    237
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  • Average rating
    4.7
    4.7 out of 5
  • First Review:
    January 28, 2014
  • Last Review:
    December 4, 2019
 
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      • Review count
        237
      • Helpfulness votes
        222
      • Average rating
        4.7
        4.7 out of 5
      • First Review:
        January 28, 2014
      • Last Review:
        December 4, 2019
       
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          Gorilla All Weather Tape is an ideal solution for outdoor repairs. Made with incredibly strong, permanent, butyl adhesive and weather resistant shell this tape withstands even extreme weather conditions. Gorilla All Weather Tape resists drying, cracking and peeling caused by sunlight, heat, cold and moisture and works in both hot and cold temperatures. Color: Blacks.
           
          from Rehoboth Beach,DE
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
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          This seems to be a good tape that is slightly thicker than my regular duct tape and supposedly ca...
          PostedDecember 4, 2019
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          This seems to be a good tape that is slightly thicker than my regular duct tape and supposedly can be used in all types of weather and is waterproof once it’s bonded with your ntended surface. Although it states it works in cold weather,I would warm it up before use by leaving in a heated room to maximize adhesion. I tried it on several surfaces outside and it does stick, but like almost any tape used in the cold,you can peel it off especially on very smooth surfaces. It needs to be rubbed until there is a good bond and then it seems to adhere. I did try getting it wet and the water ran off with no problem but can’t tell how well it would work in extreme wet weather. Overall it’s a good tape Read More
          This seems to be a good tape that is slightly thicker than my regular duct tape and supposedly can be used in all types of weather and is waterproof once it’s bonded with your ntended surface. Although it states it works in cold weather,I would warm it up before use by leaving in a heated room to maximize adhesion. I tried it on several surfaces outside and it does stick, but like almost any tape used in the cold,you can peel it off especially on very smooth surfaces. It needs to be rubbed until there is a good bond and then it seems to adhere. I did try getting it wet and the water ran off with no problem but can’t tell how well it would work in extreme wet weather. Overall it’s a good tape that is thicker and stronger than generic grey duct tape and should perform well for your intended job. Read Less
          Pros: stronger than reg duct tape, waterproof, can be used in most weather conditions
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          The Tramontina Gourmet Tri-Ply Clad Dutch Oven is ideal for roasting meats, preparing soup stocks, cooking pasta sauces and simmering hearty soups. Providing exceptional performance, distributing heat quickly and evenly without hotspots, this cookware heats from all sides and not just the bottom! Combines the impeccable beauty and durability of premium 18/10 stainless steel and was designed to withstand repeated usage, even in the most demanding kitchens. Ideal for home and professional cooks alike! Part of the Tramontina GOURMET collection, a series of timeless products crafted especially for the cooking enthusiast. Color: Stainless Steel / Mirror Polished.
           
          from Rehoboth Beach,DE
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
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          I really like Tramontina products and this 5qt stainless steel Dutch oven will be the workhorse o...
          PostedDecember 1, 2019
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          I really like Tramontina products and this 5qt stainless steel Dutch oven will be the workhorse of the kitchen for almost every cooking task. I like having several different types of materials for pots and pans and stainless works great. You can boil,bake,stew,fry and roast in this pot. Use low to medium-high for cooking because high temps will cause things to burn and stick and smoke. It’s oven safe up to 500’ and will get hot so use mitts to safely handle. Clean up is easy and although you can use a dishwasher it’s best to hand wash and use soap and water and if there are persistent stains or stucks use Barkeepers Friend for all your cleaning because it works really well.
          Pros: 18/10 stainless, use in oven up to 500’, easy cleanup
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          The Tramontina Gourmet Hard Anodized 5 Qt. Covered Dutch Oven is harder than other conventional cookware. Hard anodization is a manufacturing process that treats the aluminum to make it harder and more durable. The result is a solid coating distinguished by its dark gray color. This process creates a surface typically harder than other conventional cookware. Made from heavy-gauge hard anodized aluminum construction in a beautiful, gray finish has superior durability and provides even heat distribution. Part of the Tramontina GOURMET collection, a series of timeless products crafted especially for the cooking enthusiast.
           
          from Rehoboth Beach,DE
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Gender:Male
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          Received free product:Yes
          A few years back I purchased a Tramontina pasta pot for our home and it has been the go to for ma...
          PostedDecember 1, 2019
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          A few years back I purchased a Tramontina pasta pot for our home and it has been the go to for many cooking tasks and has held up really well so I was excited to get the hard anodized 5qt Dutch oven and it has been equally great. I made a quinoa and vegetable with shrimp casserole all in one pot from stove to oven to table. It cooks beautifully with even heat distribution and cleans up very easy. Use in the oven up to 350’ with bake and no broiler use. Just make sure not to use steel wool or abrasive cleaners because you will scratch the non stick surface. Hot water and soap should remove most things but a little Soft Scrub should remove really stuck on problems. Also try not to use the Read More
          A few years back I purchased a Tramontina pasta pot for our home and it has been the go to for many cooking tasks and has held up really well so I was excited to get the hard anodized 5qt Dutch oven and it has been equally great. I made a quinoa and vegetable with shrimp casserole all in one pot from stove to oven to table. It cooks beautifully with even heat distribution and cleans up very easy. Use in the oven up to 350’ with bake and no broiler use. Just make sure not to use steel wool or abrasive cleaners because you will scratch the non stick surface. Hot water and soap should remove most things but a little Soft Scrub should remove really stuck on problems. Also try not to use the highest heat on your stove because the pot gives excellent conductivity and high heat can discolor and damage it. Overall a great addition to any kitchen collection that will be a go to item for a long time. Read Less
          Pros: hard anodized, tempered glass lid, strong handles
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          The classic style of Hampton Bay's Solar Powered Shepherds Hook Path Light is perfect for lining paths or for tabletop display using only the lantern piece. This decorative fixture makes the perfect addition to any outdoor space, elegantly illuminating your driveway, walkway, patio or garden. Powered by the sun's rays, the light automatically turns on from dusk to dawn with energy-efficient LED lighting (LED bulb included).
           
          from Rehoboth Beach,DE
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Appearance wise this is a nice looking solar pathway lights on hooks. It gives off 5 lumens of wh...
          PostedDecember 1, 2019
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          Appearance wise this is a nice looking solar pathway lights on hooks. It gives off 5 lumens of white light which is adequate for just accent lighting. The lantern itself has glass inserts but is made of plastic and I wish it was reversed because plastic always breaks easier than metal but the in ground hooks are metal. It’s simple assembly and installation and for accent lighting it does do its job. It comes with solar batteries and is in a bronze finish with S scroll designs on 3 sides of each lantern. Overall it does look nice and shines a solar led light where you need it without the hassle of a hard wired landscape lights.
          Pros: Easy to Assemble, Nice Design
          Cons: plastic housing vs metal
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          Access your camera with the NexHT Cam app on your mobile device (iOS or Android) for controlling and viewing anytime, anywhere. The camera supports connectivity to more devices with the same app/account for maximum convenience. Customize your IP camera settings via the intuitive app. Supports reliable LAN and Wi-Fi connectivity. (Works with 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi networks only). 1/2.9 in. Progressive CMOS - F/2.3 aperture, Horizontal 76.8/Vertical 57.6, 1080p/25fps to capture moments with clear picture. Features 2-way audio to allow you to receive and transmit audio from any location with a Wi-Fi connection. Receive real-time activity alerts whenever motion is detected as well as 30-second motion tracking videos that centers the moving object. The camera can avoid the risk of losing important footage from an SD card by providing the most efficient compression, ensuring all your videos are safe and protected. The camera uses an enhanced sensor and infrared LEDs that extends the viewing distance in pitch dark without any light pollution, capturing scenes at night in greater detail as well as protecting your baby or pet from LED glare disturbance. Perfect as a baby, elder or pet monitor. The cameras hands-free mode allows for a flexible 2-way conversation with your loved ones wherever you are. Intercom mode activates the microphone and speaker so you can send commands to your pet or scare off unwanted guests. Color: White.
           
          from Rehoboth Beach,DE
          Age Range:45 to 54
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          Camera security is becoming easier and better where it’s literally plug and play, only having to ...
          PostedDecember 1, 2019
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          Camera security is becoming easier and better where it’s literally plug and play, only having to download an app,connecting to a WiFi network, and installing in your chosen location. This tiny HD smart 1080p camera by NexHT is a great example of simple but effective set up and viewing. There is approx 5 pieces to work with and first choose how you need this to be installed-tabletop,wall mounted or ceiling. You just download the app(scan QR code to get for iOS or Android)set up an account and connect to WiFi. You can customize settings in app for everything from notifications to camera views. It comes with 1 month free cloud service to view past clips but you can get your own micro SD card Read More
          Camera security is becoming easier and better where it’s literally plug and play, only having to download an app,connecting to a WiFi network, and installing in your chosen location. This tiny HD smart 1080p camera by NexHT is a great example of simple but effective set up and viewing. There is approx 5 pieces to work with and first choose how you need this to be installed-tabletop,wall mounted or ceiling. You just download the app(scan QR code to get for iOS or Android)set up an account and connect to WiFi. You can customize settings in app for everything from notifications to camera views. It comes with 1 month free cloud service to view past clips but you can get your own micro SD card and it will auto format it. It has good features like night vision,2wayaudio,multi user viewing,motion detection and alerts and a good viewing angle. This is a stationary camera that does not move or turn on its own. The 2way talking is loud enough to clearly hear a conversation and didn’t sound distorted imho. Overall this is a good little security cam that sets up easy and gives good streaming video(this is mostly dependent on your WiFi signal and strength and your rate of mbps). Read Less
          Pros: Compact, Motion-Activated, simple setup, good quality stream, customize settings
          Cons: does not swivel or move
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          A dome-style light kit with seeded glass makes the Hampton Bay Milton Oxide Bronze Patina Ceiling Fan the perfect sophisticated addition to any room. Ideal for mounting in both indoor and outdoor spaces, this fan offers weather-resistant mahogany and cherry blades for a traditional look with intricate detailing. Featuring 3-speed reversible wall control and a decorative canopy ring, this fan uses three 40-watt candelabra bulbs (included). Size: 13.19 In..
           

          If the room is 12 ft. long on the longest wall would you advise to get the fan with a blades of 5...

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          Michael
          July 7, 2018
          If the room is 12 ft. long on the longest wall would you advise to get the fan with a blades of 52 inches?
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          Beachbeardad
          Rehoboth Beach,DE
          July 11, 2018
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          That should be more than adequate. Although I have this particular fan,it is in a larger room but in one of the bedrooms that is approx 12x12 we installed a 52” fan and it is just fine.The Milton fan look sunning in any room you choose.
           
          The Honda Self-Propelled 3-in-1 Variable Speed Lawn Mower with auto choke offers a simple, adaptable and reliable design. It efficiently adapts the mowing speed to match your stride for ultimate comfort. Easily mulch, bag or discharge without the use of tools using a simple clip director knob.
           

          Does this unit have an oil drain plug underneath the deck?

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          Woody
          June 23, 2018
          Does this unit have an oil drain plug underneath the deck?
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          Beachbeardad
          Rehoboth Beach,DE
          June 24, 2018
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          No unfortunately not,you would need to turn off gas flow and remove oil dip stick and tilt to the right to drain oil from mower. Simple and easy to do.
           
          Bring a stylish, bright glow anywhere you need additional lighting with the Home Decorators Collection Port Oxford Post-Mount 1-Light Outdoor Oil Rubbed Chestnut Lantern. The oil-rubbed chestnut finish blends beautifully with pearl mission glass. This transitional fixture adds a beautiful focal point to your outdoor space. Uses a medium base incandescent bulb, 100-Watt maximum (not included). Size: 9.8 In..
           

          can i put this on my driveway pillars?

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          scott
          June 3, 2018
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          Beachbeardad
          Rehoboth Beach,DE
          June 3, 2018
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          Yes definitely! We found these and love how they look. Had them for 3 years now and they have stood up well to the weather and elements. Goes with almost every style/decor and lights up the driveway beautifully.
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          Combining simple functionality and classic styling, the Keter Copenhagen 30 Gallon Wood Style Trash Can provides a sophisticated solution for your home. An attractive alternative to traditional, bulky trashcans, the all-weather Copenhagen wood-look waste bin offers a stylish way to store waste in any space you like to use it. Featuring a full-sized rim that secures the trash bag, its large opening and stylish metal handle is perfect for lifting out full trash bags with ease. Due to its polypropylene resin construction, this outdoor trash can will never rot, fade, crack, or whiten due to the sun. Its weather resistant-design is easy to maintain, safe from termites and will not absorb water like real wood. Color: Dark Brown Wood.
           

          Does this trash can lid “lock” or have any latch to help keep it closed? I plan to use outdoors.

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          DookieD
          May 23, 2018
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          Beachbeardad
          Rehoboth Beach,DE
          May 23, 2018
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          No, unfortunately it does not but it does not need one to stay closed.We have had ours outdoors and even with heavy wind and inclement weather it has never opened and stayed closed.
           
          Tie your interior design together with the Hampton Bay 8 ft. x 11 ft. Area Rug. This loomed rug has long-lasting fabrics and stain-resistant materials. It has a medallion print, which adds a bohemian-chic touch to any decor. Crafted with multi-colored elements, it adds an eye-catching touch to your space that will create an uplifting vibe. It has a 100% polypropylene construction, which makes it an especially lasting option for your home.
           

          Does this also come in a runner size? 7'6' x 27"

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          Bobbie
          May 19, 2018
          Does this also come in a runner size? 7'6' x 27"
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          Beachbeardad
          Rehoboth Beach,DE
          May 20, 2018
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          No unfortunately it only comes in 2 sizes(the 8x10 and 5x7) according to the website. Overall it is a beautiful pattern and will compliment any decor.
           
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