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Tim Carter Retires - It's Been a Great Ride Here are two 2014 April Fool's Day collaboration videos. Dan and Eric from Tools in Action taped a video that played on the AsktheBuilder YouTube channel, and I taped the lower one that played on their YouTube channel. Suffice it to say we fooled a few […]

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Tim Carter invites you to enter a FUN CONTEST. Guess when all the ice and snow in his cul-de-sac will disappear! The winner gets a 9.2-pound container of Stain Solver. Click here to cast your vote.

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Think about this. It's the day after St. Patrick's Day - March 18, 2014. There are still 4-foot piles of snow surrounding my driveway. Up at the top of my drive in the cul-de-sac you can find 8-foot piles of snow and ice 3-feet thick sticking on the side of the ledge! It's going to […]

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I've written about pothole repair for years. The trick, in your driveway, is to undercut the edges of the pothole like a dentist repairs a cavity in your tooth. The dentist undercuts the hole so the bottom of the hole is bigger than the top. When the amalgam filling is compacted and hardens, it can't […]

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Tim reviews the Fein MultiMaster Multi-Tool. He rates it Click one of these links to purchase thisFein Kit MultiMaster Oscillating Multi-Tool or search for the Fein MultiMaster Tool & Accessories. If you want more technical specifications on this tool, just Click here.

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You've maybe seen a light airplane land on a lake. It was outfitted with pontoons so the plane wouldn't sink. But what about landing a plane on water that just has wheels only - no floats or pontoons? Alton, NH is a unique town that has an FAA-approved hard-surface runway for a few months each […]

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This trailer is forty years old. It hit the market in 1974. Maybe you can find a restored one on eBay. I bought a new 1969 VW Beetle as a present for myself on my 17th birthday. I had saved up for a year for it and had to have my mom co-sign a two-year […]

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I'm sure you've seen regular trucks on roadways plowing snow. If you're a traveler you've maybe been stuck in an airport concourse looking out the windows as giant plows work ¬†on the tarmac, taxiways and runways to get you back home. But I doubt you've ever been up in the mountains watching how railroads keep […]

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Tim Carter interviews Colin Jaffe', Behr Senior VP of Professional Sales, on February 12, 2014. The first-ever Behr Paint editors conference had just concluded and I was one of but a small handful of media invited to the event. It was one for the history books to be sure.

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