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Home and Garden March 13, 2012 at 11:04 am

suggestions for minor plumbing help?

Hi PoPville –
We’re in need of a little help with a toilet that doesn’t seem to be flushing and refilling properly. I know this must be a pretty minor job (at least I hope) but I don’t know a thing about toilets.  I looked in the archives and see recommendations for large scale plumbing jobs. 
I wonder if anyone has a rec or suggestion for who to contact for some minor plumbing help?  Will I be charged a boatload if I call a big plumbing company?  Maybe all I need is A handyman who can do a little plumbing? 
Thanks for any advice!

Home and Garden December 19, 2011 at 2:48 pm

Furnace and HVAC work in an old house

Popville –
Does anyone out there have experience working with a furnace and venting system in an old house?  We have a small row house with the furnace and water heater in the kitchen (in a closet) and no crawl space.  We need to do significant repairs or replacement of the furnace plus fixing the venting system to make it all safe and up to date.  Has anyone delt with a similar issue?  Does anyone have a furnace or HVAC company to recommend?  We would love to hear your recommendations!

Home and Garden January 16, 2012 at 12:48 pm

Dog walker in Shaw?

Does anyone have a recommendation for a dog walker in Shaw?  I recently moved to the neighborhood and my fabulous walker from Dupont doesn’t work in my new ‘hood.  I usually need someone 2-3 days a week for my two medium-sized mutts.  Does anyone have a reliable, affordable walker in the area that they would recommend?  Thanks, PoPville!

Home and Garden January 3, 2012 at 1:51 pm

Recommendation for built-in bookshelves?

Does anyone have a recommendation for a carpenter or cabinet maker who does good built-in bookshelves?  we have a great nook next to our fireplace that is begging for bookshelves and a cabinet for the TV.  It’s a very straightforward build (by someone with the right tools, etc) – we’re not looking for anything complex or ornate.  Does anyone have any experience hiring someone for this kind of project in their homes?  Thanks!

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