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The Gurus of How-To

Wednesday, August 08, 2007

The Gurus of How-To, Al and Larry Ubell, tackle the nuts and bolts of home repair, and take listeners’ calls on everything from leaky faucets to noisy air conditioners. Call us at 212-433-WNYC (212-433-9692) or submit a comment.

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Comments [3]

Suzanne Michelle from Home Today

I think they're called SADDLE notches.

Accdg to ...
http://www.merrimacloghomes.com/glossary.htm

Aug. 08 2007 01:54 PM
Michele from Forest Hills

I thought vermiculite was dangerous.

Years ago, my father-in-law and brother-in-law installed RW Grace vermiculite insulation in their attic. They were then informed that it was very dangerous and possibly carcinogenic.

is this true? If so, what do you know about this and what should be done about it?

Aug. 08 2007 01:46 PM
Jane Klaus from Middleburg, PA

The answer: Is it tongue and groove???

Aug. 08 2007 01:36 PM

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