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September 14, 2019

Topics: Eco weekends -- see Upcoming special events lower down with hot-links.

Wall of drywall buckling half way up the wall -- Boards too tight to ceiling and floor -  Play the video on this page starting at 3minutes in; Putting a rain cap on a Pergola beam; Buying a new heatpump - the installer is more important than the machine; Floating floor boards with concrete bumps under -- how to grind down the concrete with little dust; Can I heat the bathroom from the ceiling; In a very old house I have two window counter weights in each side; Insulating a cathedral ceiling from the inside.


Upcoming Special events:

Ecosphere - Environment and Green Housing: Free Admission  -- Saturday and Sunday 14-15 Sept. -- 10h to 5h  Parc Jean-Drapeau – l’Ile Notre-Dame – right next to the Casino. Metro Station Jean-Drapeau.  Details:


Living Soil -- Free Admission --  Composting and regenerating soil -- A day on an ecological farm with both practice and seminars: Living Soil Through Composting  21 September 2019 pamphlet
Facebook details about the schedule


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