What do you mean my new door handle won't work? We'll show you step by step how to make that great new handle you just bought work in an old mortised door.
pool barrier Finally, the fence. The end of this project, and the summer, is in sight. Bring it on. pool code The NYS Division of Code Enforcement references the Residential Code of NYS Appendix G for pool barrier requirements. It requires the fence to be 48" high and cannot allow the passage of a 4"… Continue reading Not Really Pool People | fence + gates
coping stones Before laying any pavers, we had to get the coping around the pool edge set. We were looking for a more modern look than typical bullnose 6” coping stones that you often see around pools. We selected Nicolock Thermal Treads in Bluestone which are 48” x 12” x 2”. They are meant to… Continue reading Not Really Pool People | pavers + coping
If you haven't yet, we recommend you take a look at our intro post that discusses our original thoughts when first tackling our pool project. The project that consumed our summer and changed us into pool people after all (at least me, Kyle is still on the fence). Here we’ll detail the first few steps… Continue reading Not Really Pool People | first steps